The Grove

Forest Park Southeast, known as The Grove, is one of St. Louis' most interesting and historic neighborhoods. Recently, Restoration St. Louis has brought more than 60 properties into The Grove, most of them abandoned commercial buildings and vacant lots. Running contrary to the current condo craze, Restoration St. Louis has rehabbed empty buildings as affordable apartments.


Acorn

4239 Arco Ave, St. Louis, MO 63108

Free standing Grove bungalow with full basement access, washer/dryer, fenced in backyard, granite counter-tops, black appliances, and parking in rear.

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Aspen

4344 Gibson Ave, St. Louis, MO 63108

This property is one of the many in the Grove neighborhood that make up Restoration STL's recent rehab projects. This thoughtfully, restored property features two 1-bedroom apartments, one on each floor. The second floor apartment features a deck space.

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Blue Spruce

With The Gramophone Tavern, Deli & Bottle Shop on the first floor, this property features two, phenomenal 2-bedroom apartments above the commercial space with new stainless steel appliances, hardwood flooring and a coveted view of Manchester Ave.

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Castle

Arguably one of the most significant architectural landmarks in The Grove, this sprawling, goldbrick, mixed-use building has been transformed from a neglected blight into a prime retailer/bar space and eight, well appointed, 1- and 2- bedroom apartments.
Finished units feature central heating and air-conditioning, stainless steel appliances, granite counter-tops, hardwood floors, and individual alarm systems.


Cherry

4249 Arco Ave, St. Louis, MO 63108

This thoughtfully restored living space includes two, spacious 2-bedroom apartments; both include deck space.

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Chouteau Lofts

Formerly the home of B.C.S Moving and Storage Company, this property in one of many in The Grove that make up Restorations STL's rehab projects. This nicely restored property includes twenty-two studio, 1 and 2-bedroom multi-level townhouses.

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Elm

This redbrick, two-family building overlooks the newly reborn Manchester Strip in The Grove and features spacious 1- and 2-bedroom apartments.

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Hawthorn

Restoration St. Louis setup shop in one of the many neighborhoods they helped to rebuild. At The Hawthorn, on famed Manchester Avenue between Tower Grove and Boyle, sits the new headquarters to Restoration St. Louis and all its partnered entities including Checkmate Design, FrontDoor St. Louis A&A Contracting and InnKeeper Hospitality Services. A combination of three buildings, starting at 4230 and moving west to 4240 Manchester, the multi-use building features a grand entry, Class A offices with a full kitchen, conference room and courtyard, as well as private residences above.

The studio, one bedroom and two bedroom apartments boast of all-inclusive rent, secured entry, washer/dryer in every unit and a fitness center in the building. The steadily growing business settled into The Grove at the beginning of May. 

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Hickory

This once abandoned storefront now features a restaurant on the first floor and two, well appointed 2-bedroom apartments above. The finished units feature central heating and air conditioning, an eat-in kitchen with a dishwasher, large windows and individual alarm systems.

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Mahogany

Not all buildings need repurposing. This single family home is being thoughtfully restored with a full basement, 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, a full yard and modern updates throughout. 


Maple

This charming redbrick combination residence and storefront was transformed from an uninhabitable blight into two, full featured, 1-bedroom apartments plus a restaurant space.
Finished units feature central heating and air-conditioning, an eat-in kitchen with a dishwasher, large windows, and individual alarms systems.

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Magnolia

The River Front Times' best fast casual restaurant is moving into the Grove. After opening a location in Clayton and having to expand their downtown location, Sauce On The Side is expanding to serve and deliver to The Grove, Midtown and Central West End calzone lovers. Space, LLC (a local archetechure/design firm) is designing the restaurant and 1 and 2 bedroom apartments going on the top floor with help from Checkmate Design. Dubbed 'The Magnolia', the apartments will feature all-inclusive rent with washers and dryers in every unit.  Set to open in late summer, the third location for Sauce on the Side will complete the Manchester-Tower Grove corner, joining Sweetie Pie’s, Reliance Bank and City Boutique.

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Newstead Tower

Newstead Tower is a brick, mixed commercial/residential space accommodating a restaurant/retail space, a 2-bedroom apartment and seventeen 1-bedroom apartments. Finished units feature all-inclusive rent, central heating and air conditioning, stainless steel appliances, granite counter-tops, hardwood floors, and indiviual alarm systems.

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Pine

Pine overlooks the newly reborn Manchester strip in The Grove and features stainless steel appliances, granite counter-tops, and high-ceilings. Directly downstairs is The Everest Café and across the street is the ever popular Atomic Cowboy.

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Redbud

4322 Gibson Ave, St. Louis, MO 63110

This property is another one of Restoration STL's rehab projects in The Grove. This brilliantly restored living space features two, 1-bedroom apartments, 1 on each floor. Each apartment also includes it's own study.

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Sycamore

This corner-lot, mixed-use commercial/residential building sat neglected before being rescued by Restoration STL. The project now features two full-featured 1-bedroom apartments on the second floor, and spacious commercial/office space below.

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Walnut

4200 Manchester Ave, St. Louis, MO 63108

    

    

This mixed-use building was transformed from an uninhabitable blight into three full-featured, 1-bedroom apartments with a bar/lounge located below. Finished units feature central heating and air conditioning, an eat-in kitchen with a dishwasher, large windows and individual alarm systems.

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Apple

This charming, red brick two-family was transformed from an uninhabitable blight into two 2. full-featured, 1-bedroom apartments. Special care was taken to preserve details including the first-floor fireplace and original pocket doors. Finished units feature central heating and air conditioning, an eat-in kitchen with a dishwasher, pocket doors, large windows and individual alarm systems.

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Birch

Located in the heart of The Grove neighborhood, this once blighted storefront now features an office space on the first floor, and three, well appointed apartments above.
The finished units feature central heating and air-conditioning, an eat-in kitchen with a dishwasher, large windows, and individual alarm systems.

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Bonsai

This skillfully restored space features a mix of commercial and residential space. The first floor commercial space is home to a salon while the second floor is occupied by two, 2-bedroom apartments, both including deck space. Directly behind the main building is a second building that features a 2 story, 1-bedroom apartment.

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Cedar

Cedar is a fully restored single-family home located in the heart of The Grove. The project features central heating and air conditioning, stainless steel appliances, granite counter-tops, hardwood floors, and individual alarm systems.

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Chestnut

4549-51 Oakland Ave., St. Louis, MO 63108

This thoughfully restored building features a townhouse and two 1-bedroom apartments. The 1,370 sq. ft. townhouse has 2 bedrooms, a study and 1.5 bath with deck space on both floors. The two 1-bedroom apartments reside on the first and second floor and both include deck space.

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Dogwood

Overlooking the newly reborn Manchester Strip of The Grove this thoughtfully restored building features four, spacious 1-bedroom apartments just mere steps from great restaurants and bars and only a short bike ride to even more in the neighboring Central West End.

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Jasmine

This property is one of many in The Grove that make up Restoration STL's rehab project. This property features a thoughtfully restored commercial salon on the first floor. On the second floor, the property houses a 1-bedroom apartment which includes the luxury of a deck.

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Larch

Larch is a fully restored single-family building located in the heart of The Grove. This project features central heating and air-conditioning, stainless steel appliances, granite counter-tops, hardwood floors, and individual alarm systems.

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Juniper

4312-14 Arco Ave, St. Louis, MO 63110

This property in one of many in The Grove that make up Restortion STL's rehab projects. This superbly restored living space includes two 4 bedroom townhomes with two baths.

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Mimosa

4510 Manchester Ave, St. Louis, MO 63110

This property is one of many in The Grove that make up Restoration STL's rehab projects. This brilliantly restored property serves as a bar and a living space. Monocle, located on the first floor, features a two bathrooms, a 21-ft long bar, and an 870 sq. ft. patio off the back. Two 1-bedrooms apartments reside on the 2nd and 3rd floor, both with a shared rooftop patio.

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Oak

4527 Oakland Ave, St. Louis, MO 63110

Oak is another one of Restoration STL's restoration projects in The Grove. This particular building is now a 2-family living space.

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Olive

This property is one of many in The Grove that make up Restoration STL's rehab projects. The first three bays of this newly restored commercial and living space house another addition to the The Grove's already flourishing bars and restaurants. The 4th bay provides a smaller retail space. Above the restaurant and commercial area are four 1-bedroom apartments.


Pear

4144 Chouteau Ave, St. Louis, MO 63110

Pear is another one of Restoration STL's restoration projects in The Grove. This nicely restored property included two 1-bedroom apartments, each including deck space.

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Plum

This quaint building, budded up to Chouteau Lofts needed no repurposing. Thoughtfully restored with a full basement, these two 1 bedroom apartments feature a full yard, washer/dryer in unit and modern updates throughout. 


Redwood

4306 Manchester Ave, St. Louis, MO 63110

This property is one of many that make up Restoration STL's rehab projects. The commercial space on the first floor of Redwood features office space while the second floor houses 2 updated apartments, one of which features deck space.

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Vincent Van Doughnut

1072

The Grove will feature another show stopping restaurant this coming fall. In 2013 Clyde, a classic 1960 Grumman Olson, brought doughnut lovers around the St. Louis area quality artisanal donuts a St. Louis' only doughnut truck. One year later, Vincent Van Doughnuts's fresh ingredients and artful taste combinations secured them first place on The Cooking Channel's Doughnut Showdown. After settling down at their first brick and mortar building in Clayton, owner Brian Marsden is looking to try a new concept, different from their original brick and mortar location in Clayton.

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Willow

Willow is fully restored 4-family living space in the heart of The Grove. The finished units feature central heating and air conditioning, stainless steel appliances, granite counter-tops, hardwood floors, and individual alarm systems.

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