Larchmont NY Homes – Murray Ave Elementary School

Larchmont - Single Family HomesLarchmont  homes typically evoke tree-lined streets and mature neighborhoods. This area does not disappoint on any of these.  This neighborhood is strictly residential, but extremely walkable, which is a rare combination. Many of the homes are a mile or less from the train station and parts of the village. Some areas are somewhat further from town – so walkability depends upon you precise location.  But leaving the car behind is indeed an option for the majority of residents.  Because this is a long established neighborhood, Larchmont homes generally  have a distinctive Old -World charm about them. Tudors seem to dominate the area although Colonials are very much in evidence as well.   But don’t let the age of these homes fool you.  Most of them have aged gracefully and boast many upgrades that  can give you the best of both worlds.  The lot sizes run the gamut from roughly 0.12 acres to over an acre in larger homes.  In general, the homes close in to the village sit on smaller lots.

It should be noted at the outset  that this area is not truly part of the village of Larchmont, but is rather part of the incorporated portion of the town of Mamaroneck.  The elementary school serving the are is the Murray Ave Elementary School.  It received a rating of 10 out of 10 from GreatSchools.org and is a true “neighborhood” school.

 

Commute from Larchmont to Grand Central Station:

The commute from Larchmont to  NYC couldn’t be easier with an express stop at the Larchmont Train Station. A  mere 35 minutes to Grand Central by an express train on the New Haven Line and you are in midtown.  Since walking to the train is walkable from many locations in this neighborhood –  a NYC commute could not be easier.  In fact, depending  on where your destination in Manhattan is located, the commute from Westchester can be faster and easier than a commute from some popular residential locations in the city itself.  Larchmont NY is pretty much a commuter paradise. Click here for more information about the New Haven Line commute.

Larchmont SF Homes - Tudor

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Larchmont NY PO – Median Sales Prices:

Like the Larchmont Village proper, the Larchmont PO market is extremely robust. After a deep dive in 2009, this market quickly recovered and has well surpassed pre-recession highs. There was a dip in median sales price in 2016, but volume was extremely strong which indicates that the market remains in good health.

Larchmont PO - Murray Ave School - Median Prices

For more information about  life in Larchmont and the Village of Larchmont go to

Living in the village of Larchmont NY

Larchmont NY – The borough in the burbs

Larchmont NY – Homes in the village of Larchmont

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Further Reading:

Living in the Village of Larchmont NY

Larchmont NY Condos & Coops – Murray Ave Elementary School

Larchmont NY Homes – Chatsworth Ave Elementary School

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