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Saint Streets Neighborhood in Lafayette

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Fernewood: Established Neighborhood in Heart of Commercial District

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Fernewood Subdivision is an upscale, residential neighborhood located southeast of downtown Lafayette. Developed in the late seventies, Fernewood harbors large, wooded lots and diverse architectural styles. Kitchens and bathrooms feature luxury and modern amenities, with backyards often including patios, outdoor cooking galleys and swimming pools. The average sales price of a Fernewood home is $425,000 and an average per square foot price is $155 for about 2,900 square feet.

  • Parks/Outdoor

    Fernewood is located just five miles from Girard Park, a 33-acre park that features an outdoor swimming pool, a 1.25-mile jogging trail, tennis courts, baseball fields, a disc golf course, children’s playground and covered pavilion. The neighborhood is also near the site of Lafayette's new Central Park. Baseball is popular among Acadiana youth, and Fernewood is only a short distance from Lafayette Little League at Broadmoor Park.

     
  • Shopping

    Fernewood residents enjoy convenient access to a variety of retail and shopping centers. Acadiana Mall is only one block from the neighborhood and offers more than 100 retailers including major department stores, children and adult clothing boutiques as well as specialty shops, local and national restaurants and sporting goods merchants.

     

Residents of Fernewood often send their children to these private schools: