Garden Springs Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
The Garden Springs neighborhood in southwestern Lexington, Kentucky takes its name from the local park within its boundaries, not surprisingly also named Garden Springs. This affordable community is bordered by Lane Allen Road to the north, New Circle Road to the south, Harrodsburg Road to the east, and Georgian Way to the west.
The Garden Springs Park, which extends over seven acres, features playgrounds, a baseball diamond, basketball and volleyball courts, horseshoe pitches, and a paved trail perfect for local runners and those who enjoy a more leisurely pace. Residents take full advantage of Garden Springs Park, which fits in well with this family-friendly neighborhood.
Also supporting the family-friendly environment is Garden Springs’ rich educational offerings, from the well-regarded Garden Springs Elementary School and Beaumont Middle School to Sullivan University, the largest private university in the state and located in the neighborhood. Sullivan University is particularly well known for its culinary program, whose instructors and campus have been featured on the nationally popular television Food Network.
Housing in Garden Springs consists predominantly of single-family dwellings with well-maintained landscaping, with abundant tree-lined streets. Its propinquity to downtown Lexington makes it a perfect commute via Harrodsburg Road for those who work in the city’s commercial center.
Its closeness to downtown Lexington also provides residents of the Garden Springs neighborhood with access to shopping, dining and entertainment activities. Other convenient retail outlets include the Mall at Lexington Green, which features dining, movie theaters, and comedy club, as well as shopping. Garden Springs residents also frequent Fayette Mall, which offers hundreds of stores and restaurants, both in the mall and just outside, as well as a 16-screen movie complex near the mall.