20 apartments for rent in Historic Waverly, Nashville, TN
Historic Waverly is a streetcar suburb situated west of Woodland in Waverly, in Nashville, Tennessee. The Historic Waverly neighborhood is bounded by Wedgewood Avenue to the north, 10th Avenue South on the west, Bradford Avenue to the south and 8th Avenue south to the east. The Waverly area is named after the home owned by A.W. Putnam. The original Putnam farm site is located in the neighboring area of Woodland in Waverly.
Historic Waverly is situated in the heart of historic Nashville. The architecture of the homes in Historic Waverly are prime illustrations of Queen Anne, Classical Revival and Bungalow. Many of the homes represent early twentieth-century style and have been well preserved. The neighborhood contains a mixture of homeowners, renters and small businesses.
The Historic Waverly neighborhood is only minutes away from Belmont University, George Peabody College and Vanderbilt University. There is a large concentration of apartment options that surround these institutions. A popular area for residents of Historic Waverly is along 8th Avenue. This area offers a variety of shopping venues including antique shops and for entertainment, residents enjoy an evening at Zanies Comedy Night Club.
Historic Waverly is located in the 37204 zip code area. Public schools in the area include Carter Lawrence Elementary, Rose Park Junior High School and Cameron High School. Situated within Historic Waverly is Nashville Academy. This is an independent-private school serving grades 9 through 12.
Approximately 1 mile to the south of Historic Waverly is Sevier Park. The site of the historic home “Sunnyside”, Sevier Park is a popular destination for residents to relax or enjoy the scenic view. Leashed dogs are also permitted in Sevier Park. Since its opening in the late 1940s, Sevier Park has expanded with the additions of a playground, tennis courts, athletic fields and swimming pool.