Prestonia is a neighborhood in Louisville, Kentucky.
Prestonia offers a vast selection of green spaces to enjoy. Although this neighborhood is not home to any parks, public green spaces are very well-spread out in nearby neighborhoods, making it easy to reach them. Finally, this part of the city is a wonderful area for those who aren't bothered by a little noise, as traffic during rush hour can occasionally be bothersome.
In Prestonia, the vast majority of buildings are single detached homes, and the rest of the dwellings are mainly small apartment buildings. This neighborhood also has quite a good choice of housing size options; homes range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Home owners occupy about three quarters of the units in Prestonia whereas the remainder are rented. Most of the housing growth in this neighborhood took place pre-1960.
It is typically feasible for house buyers in this neighborhood to purchase groceries on foot. There are also a few options for those who cherish restaurants in close proximity. With regards to education, high schools are convenient to get to on foot from anywhere in Prestonia. On the other hand, there are no primary schools in this part of Louisville.
A car is a great mode of transportation in this part of Louisville. It is especially convenient to park, and most of the street infrastructure is conducive to driving. On the other hand, Prestonia is not an especially pleasant part of Louisville for getting around by public transit. Nevertheless, residents benefit from a few bus lines, and bus stops are ordinarily nearby. Many of the homes for sale in this neighborhood are located in areas that are not very suitable for traveling on foot since few daily needs can be met without having to use a vehicle.