Houston Energy Corridor Neighborhood Spotlight: Memorial Drive Acres
Memorial Drive Acres is an established neighborhood of luxurious homes, located just minutes away from the Houston Energy Corridor. The neighborhood is bordered by Memorial Drive to the north, Rancho Bauer Drive to the west, Terry Hershey Park to the south, and North Kirkwood Road to the east. With easy access to Katy Freeway and Sam Houston Parkway, living in Memorial Drive Acres puts you in reach of Houston’s best attractions and amenities, many of which are close to home.
Memorial Drive Acres has two sections. Homes in Section 1 have deed restrictions enforced by the Memorial Drive Acres Homeowner’s Association. Homes in Section 2 are not affiliated with an HOA. However, all homes in the neighborhood are well-maintained and display pride of ownership.
Residents of Memorial Drive Acres enjoy walking-distance access to Terry Hershey Park and the Buffalo Bayou Trail. The 11-mile biking and hiking trail connects area homes and businesses throughout the Houston Energy Corridor and Memorial neighborhoods. There are 50 miles of trails and 26,000 acres of recreational parks and green space in the area!
There is also an abundance of shopping, dining, entertainment and professional services in the immediate vicinity. World-class shopping and dining are nearby at Memorial City Mall and Town & Country Village, which includes a Starbucks. Excellent medical care is only minutes away at Memorial Hermann Memorial City Medical Center.
Public Education for Memorial Drive Acres is provided by the Spring Branch Independent School District, which has been recognized for excellence by the U.S. Department of Education. Elementary age children attend Meadow Wood Elementary School before moving on to Spring Forest Middle School. High school students attend Stratford High School, which received a Silver ranking by U.S. News & World Report for academic excellence.
Homes in Memorial Drive Acres are spacious and well-appointed, ranging from 3,000 square feet to over 5,000 square feet. Homes are situated on large, wooded lots with mature trees and professional landscaping. Home prices currently range from the $600’s to just under $3 million. The age of construction varies from recent builds to remodeled homes from the 1970’s.
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