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The spacious homes of Bellevue Heights, located within the city of Pensacola, Florida are mostly ranch style, though some newer homes in the area reflect a more contemporary design. Homes sites here are quite large, allowing for plenty of outdoor space to play or garden, and some homes feature inground pools. While this suburban neighborhood has a somewhat rural feel, it is also convenient. Bellevue Heights is bound by Bellview Avenue and North Blue Angel Parkway. Bradley Street bisects part of the neighborhood.
Pensacola Fairgrounds are approximately one mile away from Belleview Heights. Besides the annual fair, the grounds host year-round events. For example, the first Friday of every month is an antique and collectible auction. There is also a glass show in August, a rhythm and blues concert in September and a bird show in October.
Shopping is convenient, either at Bellview Shopping Center or Wal-Mart Supercenter. More comprehensive retail centers are located a few miles east, including Cordova Mall, a massive retail complex offering a number of department and specialty stores.
There are several colleges and universities in Pensacola. The largest, the University of West Florida, is approximately 15 miles from Bellevue Heights. Pensacola State College, near the Pensacola Regional Airport, provides two- and four-year degrees. Pensacola Junior College is also quite close.
The Pensacola Naval Air Station continues the long military significance of the city. Due to its strategic location and importance in the nation’s history, Pensacola has seen the flags of Spain, France and Britain flying over its waters before it flew Old Glory. It was an important Civil War site, too; the many historic areas in and around the city recall those days. From the downtown district with Revolutionary War cannons to Fort Barrancas on Pensacola Bay, there are many historic sites close to Belleview Heights that await exploration.