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Gravois Park, Sunset

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Gravois Park was mostly built in the early Twentieth Century, but here and there are much older houses, such as the one below. Otherwise, multi-family houses proliferate. The architecture is unique, as the styles of…

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Forgotten Row

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The narrow strips of city in between the iconic arteries of the Northside sometimes go unnoticed, but there are many surprises. But honestly, it is sad to travel these blocks; there is not a lot…

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Miami Street, Gravois Park

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The old saying, “avoid the state streets where they intersect with Indian tribe names” still influences the collective consciousness of St. Louis’s image of Gravois Park. And certainly, the neighborhood is troubled, though in new…

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Waterman Boulevard

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Moving west of Belt Avenue, the private streets with stately mansions give way to dozens of well-maintained, elegant apartment buildings that are now at least partially converted to condominiums. I think most of the rehabbing…

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