South Harpeth Area Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
The South Harpeth Area neighborhood is located in the scenic, hilly countryside 20 miles southwest of downtown Nashville, Tennessee. Part of the 37221 zip code, the neighborhood includes the homes in the Old Harpeth Estates. It is located next to the Harpeth Hills Memory Garden.
Shopping and dining is next to nearby Harpeth Valley Elementary School. Children also attend Bellevue Middle School and Ensworth High School. There are also businesses and restaurants along Highway 100. It is six miles to Interstate 40, which gives residents access to all of Nashville and the surrounding areas.
There are a great many places for recreation. Bellevue, a small city close to this neighborhood, is not only home to the schools, but also to two larger parks. Bellevue Park, which is also know as Red Caboose Park, includes picnic shelters, open areas to play, a fenced playground, and a red caboose. It is the location of the annual Bellevue Picnic, which draws people from miles around. The park is next to the Community Center and the Bellevue Library.
Harpeth River Park has a trail that follows the river and takes visitors to various historical sites. Fishing is a favored activity. There are multiple access ways for canoes, and even beginners can enjoy the natural beauty of the area. There are opportunities for picnicking and swimming all along the river.