Standish Minneapolis Homes for Sale
Welcome to the Standish Neighborhood
If you want your dream home to be located in a welcoming community in a great location, it’s time to discover homes for sale in Standish. This southern Minneapolis neighborhood lies just to the north of Lake Hiawatha, within the borders of 36th Street and 43rd Street to the north and south, and between Cedar Avenue and Hiawatha Avenue to the west and east. While this is primarily a residential neighborhood, there are multiple small, family-owned businesses and restaurants. Best of all, it borders the Light Rail makes getting to Downtown, the Mall of America, and the airport a quick, simple trip.
Standish is one of eight neighborhoods in the Powderhorn community here in Minneapolis and was named after Plymouth Colony founder, Captain Myles Standish. Like much of the area, Standish grew rapidly in the 1920s and many of the homes in the area reflect the architecture popular at the time. Along the tree-lined streets are bungalows, craftsmans, and scaled-down Tudor-style homes, many of which contain fireplaces, hardwood floors, and original woodwork.
Standish Amenities & Recreation
Whether you enjoy spending a day at the lake, spending an evening at a local pub, or are seeking fun family-friendly activities, you don’t have to leave the neighborhood, and if you do, you certainly don’t need to go too far.
Just on the other side of 43rd Street is Lake Hiawatha which has a lovely park, playground, sculptures, and an 18-hole golf course. While that’s certainly the main feature of the area, additional options for outdoor fun nearby include:
- Sibley Park with a playground, sports areas, and walking paths;
- Lake Nokomis, a larger lake that’s just south of Hiawatha. Visitors can enjoy walking paths, a park, and beach area, plus an outdoor restaurant.
- Sibley Community Center offers ice skating and community events like movies in the park and cookouts.
Shopping & Dining in Standish
Buying Standish real estate allows you to be a part of a close-knit community with beloved local restaurants and shops.
Restaurants & Cafes
- Sisters’ Sludge Coffee, Cafe, and Wine Bar
- Hamburguesas El Gordo
- Buster’s on 28th
- Ted Cook’s 19th Hole BBQ
- Northbound Smokehouse & Brewpub
- Matt’s Bar & Grill
- A Baker’s Wife Pastry Shop
If you want to venture into Downtown Minneapolis or you want to do some holiday shopping at the Mall of America, the Blue Line Light Rail runs along Hiawatha Avenue seven days a week, multiple times a day.
Schools in Standish
If you’re considering homes for sale in Standish, this neighborhood is part of Minneapolis Public Schools and the neighborhood is served by:
- Northrop Elementary
- Sanford Middle School
- Roosevelt Senior High School
For private education, nearby options include but are not limited to:
- De La Salle High School (9-12)
- Academy of Holy Angels (9-12)
- Cretin Derham Hall (9-12)
- Avail Academy (K-12)
- The Blake School (PK-12)
- Breck School (PK-12)
- Benilde-St. Margaret’s (7-12)
- Minnehaha Academy (PK-12)
- Hope Academy (K-12)
Schedule Your Tour for Standish Real Estate Today
If you feel Standish is a place you want to call home, please call Stutsman Realty, Inc. at 952-927-4144. We have helped buyers find their dream home in Minneapolis and the surrounding area since 1992 and look forward to helping you, too. If you are already a resident, please make sure to connect with us and contact us if you are considering listing your current home on the market.