Enjoy the Florida lifestyle in the waterfront community of Shore Acres in St Petersburg Fl. If you are a boater, this is a great place to live as the waterfront lots have easy access to the shimmering waters of Tampa Bay. Not interested in waterfront living? No problem. Shore Acres offers lots of recreational activities right in the neighborhood and is also conveniently located just 5 miles from Downtown St Petersburg, and 16 miles from Tampa. Learn more below...
A typical Shore Acres single-family home is a 3 bedroom 2 bath layout with about 1,500 sq ft of living space. But homes for sale in Shore Acres St Petersburg Fl include lots of options with homes ranging from 2 bedroom 1 baths and about 1,000 sq ft up to 5 bedroom 5 bath homes with over 4,000 sq ft. About one in five has a waterfront lot and about a third of the homes have private pools. Most of the homes were built between the 1950s and 1970s but many of these have undergone renovations.
Shore Acres has its own small shopping area with a food market, butcher, dry cleaners, as well as two churches. A local area fire station serves Shore Acres as well as its nearby neighbors on Snell Isle and Venetian Isles.
The Shore Acres park is part of the wonderful system of parks offered by the St. Petersburg Parks & Recreation Services. It features the Shore Acres Recreation Center and the Shore Acres Pool St Petersburg Fl. You can enjoy both indoor and outdoor activities in the park. The park is located at 4230 Shore Acres Blvd. Ne. St. Petersburg, FL 33703.
The Recreation Center is home to the aquatic facility. It offers one wading pool for toddlers, a six-lane pool, a covered playground, a half-court basketball court, and a picnic shelter. The center also offers classes in everything from computers to step aerobics and more. There really is something for all ages.
Among other things the Shore Acres Park offers the following facilities:
Denver Park is located at Denver St. NE. & Ohio Ave. NE. It offers a playground, lighted basketball court, non-lighted basketball half-court, non-lighted softball field, and four lighted tennis courts.
Jack Puryear Park is located just west at 5701 Lee St. NE. It offers five lighted basketball courts, a sand volleyball pit, eight lighted tennis courts, one baseball field, and a walking trail around the park.
Shore Acres is located on the eastern shores of St Petersburg Fl about midway between Downtown St Pete and Gandy Blvd. The eastern coast overlooks the shimmering waters of Tampa Bay.
Downtown St Petersburg is just 5 miles south via 40th Ave west then heading south on 4th St NW (State Road 92). Tampa is easily accessible about 16 miles north via 4th St NW (State Road 92) to I-275 North.