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Meadowthorpe is a neighborhood in Lexington, Kentucky. The borders of the neighborhood are New Circle Road to the north, Leesville Road to the south west and the railroad tracks on the southeast. The zip code for the neighborhood is 40511. Meadowthorpe is located northwest of downtown Lexington.
This is an established neighborhood with wide streets, brick homes and sidewalks. In 1949 the approval was received for 158 lots in this neighborhood. It has expanded beyond the original three streets over the years. There are mature trees along the streets. There are some newer homes closer to Meadowthorpe Park. They are larger and they are on smaller lots. They are quite close to the road with small front yards. The neighborhood has a homeowners association.
Meadowthorpe Park is a five acre park located in the neighborhood. It has baseball fields, basketball and tennis courts, open fields, a playground, a community center and restrooms.
There are stores and restaurants on Leesville Road. Family Dollar Store and Papa John’s Pizza are just two of them. There is also an antique mall on Leesville Road that offers some interesting browsing. There are always new things coming in to pique the interest of shoppers.
Spring Valley Golf Club is located just north of the Meadowthorpe neighborhood. They offer 18 holes of golf at their member’s only club. They have several pros to help members who want to improve their game as well as a driving range and putting green.
Meadowthorpe Elementary School was first opened in 1960 and has been serving the children of the Meadowthorpe neighborhood ever since. Meadowthorpe Elementary has been ranked as a Top 10 School in the State