The neighborhood of Fauntleroy is located in the city of Seattle, Washington.
Fauntleroy offers a slower-paced ambience and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time in green spaces. This neighborhood is very quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor. Lastly, greenery is prominent in this neighborhood; green spaces, like Fauntleroy Park and Lincoln Park, are very well-spread out and there are about 10 of them close by for residents to unwind in, which makes it easy to reach them. Residents will also find that the tree canopy coverage for a large number of streets is fairly good.
The predominance of single detached homes in the housing stock of Fauntleroy is an important part of its character. Most homes in this neighborhood were built before the 1960s, during its main housing boom. This area has quite a good choice of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Home owners occupy around three quarters of the properties in Fauntleroy whereas renters occupy the remainder.
This area does not have any high schools or primary schools. With regards to food, a fraction of property owners in Fauntleroy may be able to do their grocery shopping on foot, while others will have to rely on another means of transportation. Residents are served by a few restaurants and cafes as well.
Getting around by car is convenient in Fauntleroy. It is very easy to access a parking spot. In contrast, public transit users may have limited options in this part of the city by reason of the infrequent service. Nevertheless, property owners are served by a few bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is typically just around the corner. Many of the houses for sale in this part of Seattle are located in areas that are not especially convenient for traveling on foot as running common errands is sometimes challenging without using a vehicle.