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Herron-Morton Place, Indianapolis Homes for Sale

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Herron-Morton Place Historic District, Indiana is located directly north of Downtown Indianapolis just east of the Methodist Hospital Complex. Originally used to host the State Fair as well as a prisoner of war camp (Camp Morton) during the Civil War, Herron-Morton Place is now a strong residential neighborhood known for its mix of late 19th- and early 20th-century architecture, especially its Queen-Anne houses. Many of the neighborhood's north-south streets feature esplanades down the center, adding to the spacious feeling.

Originally purchased in 1859 to host the Indiana State Fair, the area was platted for residential development in the 1890s, and quickly became one of Indianapolis' most elegant neighborhoods. Morton Place, as it was known, was named for Indiana governor Oliver Morton. By the turn of the century, it was home to many of Indiana's politicians, physicians, business leaders, and artists.

Impressionist artists T.C. Steele and William Forsyth founded the "Hoosier Group Art School" here, followed by the "John Herron Art Institute." The Art Institute was funded by a bequest from local art admirer John Herron, whose home stood on the site.

In 1906, the school hired architects Vonnegut & Bohn to plan a museum. This Italian Renaissance Revival building includes the works of Renaissance and Baroque artists, Leonardo da Vinci, Peter Paul Rubens, Albrecht Durer, Diego Velazquez, and Michelangelo. The Herron Museum later became the "Indianapolis Museum of Art."

The neighborhood thrived until the Great Depression, during which many houses were subdivided into apartments as the proliferation of the automobile lured the affluent farther away from the heart of Indianapolis. In the 1950s - '70s many more homes were lost to fire or demolition (due to neglect). In 1983, Herron-Morton Place was listed on the National Register of Historic Places, and became a historic preservation district in 1986.

Herron-Morton Place, Indiana hosts several popular annual events, including the famed "Talbot Street Art Fair," a juried art fair held each June. The Herron-Morton Place Neighborhood Foundation plans several events each year that raise money for the Herron-Morton Place Historic Park. Included among these are the popular "Oktoberfest" in late September, the bi-annual "Home Tour," and the annual "Rock 'N' Romp" event for families.

Herron-Morton Place, is just a five-minute drive to downtown, but far enough away to feel like a sleepy suburb. Parks with new playgrounds reflect the affluence of the neighborhood, yet some younger families manage to afford it. Those families have the charter "Herron High School," lauded in Newsweek and The Washington Post, as an option for their children.

The Herron-Morton Place Neighborhood Association was formed in 1976 to "combat decay and deterioration of the neighborhood; to initiate, operate, encourage and otherwise assist acts which protect and revitalize the residential character of the neighborhood, and provide residents with the structures, environment, amenities and services which create and support a stable and healthy community."

The revitalization of Fall Creek Place to the north early in this century, set the stage for the high-end reconstruction projects happening in Herron-Morton Place today. Several of the large, three-story Victorian houses still stand, many restored, some converted into upscale condominiums. Today, a stroll through this neighborhood will reveal several half-million-dollar restorations in progress.

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Latest Herron Morton Place, Indianapolis Homes for Sale

2050 North Delaware Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 2050 North Delaware Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Morton Place  
Stately, yet warm and inviting, the home that you have been waiting for is now available. Resting on a double lot that features a garden, the historic Wishard Mansion offers 6 bedrooms, 5 full baths, 2 half baths and over 5,300 square feet. Renovated wit...
6 Beds, 7 Bath Areas, 7795 SqFt
$899,900
F.C. Tucker Company
1650 Central Avenue, Indianapolis, IN 46202 1650 Central Avenue, Indianapolis, IN 46202 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Allen & Roots North  
PRIVATE OASIS IN THE CITY. Victorian Showcase in Herron Morton is a MUST SEE! This 6 BDRM HISTORIC TREASURE with old world detailing and modern amenities is a rare find with 3 LOTS available completely fenced-gated & Skinny Dipping pool in the city maki...
4 Beds, 3 Bath Areas, 4803 SqFt
$785,900
The Grove Brokerage LLC
1919 North Delaware Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 1919 North Delaware Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Herron Morton  
STUNNING QUEEN ANNE IN SOUGHT AFTER HERRON MORTON W/ ALL HIGH-END UPDATES // Own the most beautiful 4bd, 3.5ba painstakingly reconfigured, renovated & restored home in the neighborhood. Home features: A first floor built for entertaining (w/ incredible ha...
4 Beds, 4 Bath Areas, 6708 SqFt
$699,000
Nottingham Realty Group
2058 North New Jersey Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 2058 North New Jersey Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Herron Morton  
This historic home was meticulously restored in 2016 and includes all the bells and whistles seen in today's new builds. This historic beauty boasts all the luxuries of a new home while the charm, character and craftsmanship of the 1890's was preserved an...
4 Beds, 3 Bath Areas, 4270 SqFt
$650,000
Nottingham Realty Group
1838 North Alabama Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 1838 North Alabama Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: NA  
This Is The Herron Morton Place Beauty You'Ve Been Waiting On! Brand New Custom Construction From Compendium Group And Trade Design Featuring Custom Cabinetry, Quartz Island and backsplash, Designer Lighting, And Custom Wall Paper. Right Around The Corner...
4 Beds, 4 Bath Areas, 2928 SqFt
$640,000
Nottingham Realty Group
1932 Central Avenue, Indianapolis, IN 46202 1932 Central Avenue, Indianapolis, IN 46202 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Morton Place  
This custom Herron-Morton masterpiece is just what you have been waiting for. Boasting 5 bedrooms and 3.5 baths this home has plenty of room for your family. The main floor is a dream for all who love to entertain with a large custom kitchen, dining room,...
4 Beds, 4 Bath Areas, 6818 SqFt
$635,000
Nottingham Realty Group
1908 North New Jersey Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 1908 North New Jersey Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Herron Morton  
Character, charm, & craftsmanship make this historic Herron Morton home a must-see! With 6BDR/4FB, features include stunning inlaid floors, an ornate stairwell, & beautiful trim work. Tall windows brighten each room. Modern upgrades provide elegance and l...
6 Beds, 4 Bath Areas, 4713 SqFt
$625,000
F.C. Tucker Company
319 East 16th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 319 East 16th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: NA  
Great upper floor unit overlooking the treetops of The Old Northside and The Indy Skyline! The cool contemporary styling is evident from the minute that you arrive and is carried thru with an open, well-finished interior with great relationship to the out...
2 Beds, 2 Bath Areas, 1875 SqFt
$575,000
Everhart Studio, Ltd.
319 East 16th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 319 East 16th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: NA  
Great upper floor unit with private deck overlooking the treetops of The Old Northside and The Indy Skyline! The cool contemporary styling is evident from the minute that you arrive and is carried thru with an open, well-finished interior with great rela...
2 Beds, 2 Bath Areas, 1673 SqFt
$575,000
Everhart Studio, Ltd.
2046 North Alabama Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 2046 North Alabama Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Morton Place  
Gorgeous downtown home in historic Heron Morton is impressive inside and out. Tastefully updated leaving the charm and character of this 1910 home. With 5 bedrooms and 3.5 bathrooms , you won't run out of space! Large foyer welcomes you in. Kitchen has ce...
5 Beds, 4 Bath Areas, 4712 SqFt
$550,000
RE/MAX Ability Plus
319 East 16th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 319 East 16th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: NA  
Great upper floor unit overlooking the treetops of The Old Northside and The Indy Skyline! The cool contemporary styling is evident from the minute that you arrive and is carried thru with an open, well-finished interior with great relationship to the out...
2 Beds, 2 Bath Areas, 1552 SqFt
$550,000
Everhart Studio, Ltd.
319 East 16th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 319 East 16th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: NA  
Great upper floor unit overlooking the treetops of The Old Northside and The Indy Skyline! The cool contemporary styling is evident from the minute that you arrive and is carried thru with an open, well-finished interior with great relationship to the out...
2 Beds, 2 Bath Areas, 1669 SqFt
$525,000
Everhart Studio, Ltd.
319 East 16th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 319 East 16th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: NA  
Great upper floor unit overlooking the treetops of The Old Northside and The Indy Skyline! The cool contemporary styling is evident from the minute that you arrive and is carried thru with an open, well-finished interior with great relationship to the out...
2 Beds, 2 Bath Areas, 1875 SqFt
$515,000
Everhart Studio, Ltd.
319 East 16th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 319 East 16th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: NA  
Great upper floor unit overlooking the treetops of The Old Northside and The Indy Skyline! The cool contemporary styling is evident from the minute that you arrive and is carried thru with an open, well-finished interior with great relationship to the out...
2 Beds, 2 Bath Areas, 1669 SqFt
$500,000
Everhart Studio, Ltd.
319 East 16th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 319 East 16th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: NA  
Great upper floor unit overlooking the treetops of The Old Northside and The Indy Skyline! The cool contemporary styling is evident from the minute that you arrive and is carried thru with an open, well-finished interior with great relationship to the out...
2 Beds, 2 Bath Areas, 1669 SqFt
$500,000
Everhart Studio, Ltd.
1722 North Delaware Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 1722 North Delaware Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Allen & Roots North  
This Herron-Morton home, close to the bustling 16th St corridor, has the distinction of having architectural style, excellent updated condition and quite a historical provenance! The current owners have done much to create the perfect oasis; a meticulou...
2 Beds, 2 Bath Areas, 2295 SqFt
$475,000
Everhart Studio, Ltd.
1945 North Pennsylvania Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 1945 North Pennsylvania Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Eliz Talbotts  
All the space you can want in an absolutely ideal location for walkability and city living! Massive kitchen with two tiered island and second island with additional seating. Downstairs office/media offers second living space. Formal dining/ family connect...
4 Beds, 3 Bath Areas, 5448 SqFt
$474,900
Nottingham Realty Group
2059 North Talbott Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 2059 North Talbott Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Eliz Talbotts  
New proposed construction by Davis Homes in prestigious Herron Morton area! Buyer may choose specific home and features, but this example is the Fairfield elevation (see Davis Homes website). It is priced to include hardwood floors, ceramic tile, granit...
4 Beds, 3 Bath Areas, 1975 SqFt
$469,890
Doc Real Estate, Inc
2057 North Talbott Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 2057 North Talbott Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Eliz Talbotts  
New proposed construction by Davis Homes in prestigious Herron Morton area! Buyer may choose specific home and features, but this example is the Evanston elevation (see Davis Homes website). It is priced to include hardwood floors, ceramic tile, granite...
3 Beds, 3 Bath Areas, 1725 SqFt
$454,890
Doc Real Estate, Inc
319 East 16th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 319 East 16th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: NA  
Great upper floor unit overlooking the treetops of The Old Northside and The Indy Skyline! The cool contemporary styling is evident from the minute that you arrive and is carried thru with an open, well-finished interior with great relationship to the out...
2 Beds, 2 Bath Areas, 1669 SqFt
$450,000
Everhart Studio, Ltd.
319 East 16th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 319 East 16th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: NA  
Great upper floor unit overlooking the treetops of The Old Northside and The Indy Skyline! The cool contemporary styling is evident from the minute that you arrive and is carried thru with an open, well-finished interior with great relationship to the out...
2 Beds, 2 Bath Areas, 1669 SqFt
$450,000
Everhart Studio, Ltd.
319 East 16th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 319 East 16th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: NA  
Great upper floor unit overlooking the treetops of The Old Northside and The Indy Skyline! The cool contemporary styling is evident from the minute that you arrive and is carried thru with an open, well-finished interior with great relationship to the out...
2 Beds, 2 Bath Areas, 1269 SqFt
$400,000
Everhart Studio, Ltd.
319 East 16th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 319 East 16th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: NA  
Great upper floor unit overlooking the treetops of The Old Northside and The Indy Skyline! The cool contemporary styling is evident from the minute that you arrive and is carried thru with an open, well-finished interior with great relationship to the out...
2 Beds, 2 Bath Areas, 1208 SqFt
$400,000
Everhart Studio, Ltd.
319 East 16th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 319 East 16th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: NA  
Great upper floor unit overlooking the treetops of The Old Northside and The Indy Skyline! The cool contemporary styling is evident from the minute that you arrive and is carried thru with an open, well-finished interior with great relationship to the out...
2 Beds, 2 Bath Areas, 1510 SqFt
$400,000
Everhart Studio, Ltd.
319 East 16th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 319 East 16th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: NA  
Great upper floor unit overlooking the treetops of The Old Northside and The Indy Skyline! The cool contemporary styling is evident from the minute that you arrive and is carried thru with an open, well-finished interior with great relationship to the out...
2 Beds, 2 Bath Areas, 1510 SqFt
$400,000
Everhart Studio, Ltd.
319 East 16th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 319 East 16th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: NA  
Great upper floor unit overlooking the treetops of The Old Northside and The Indy Skyline! The cool contemporary styling is evident from the minute that you arrive and is carried thru with an open, well-finished interior with great relationship to the out...
2 Beds, 2 Bath Areas, 1208 SqFt
$375,000
Everhart Studio, Ltd.
1866 Central Avenue, Indianapolis, IN 46202 1866 Central Avenue, Indianapolis, IN 46202 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Herron Morton  
Tinner Park in Herron Mortin blends the area's historic neighborhood charm with modern, contemporary design. You'll be close to all of the restaurants, shopping and entertainment Indianapolis has to offer. Just steps away from Shoefly Public House , Tinke...
3 Beds, 3 Bath Areas, 1715 SqFt
$359,900
Onyx and East, LLC
2019 North Alabama Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 2019 North Alabama Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Morton Place  
Large, historic home in sought after Herron Morton Place. Rare find! Home with character and the promise of contemporary open spaces! The Sellers have developed a floorplan and laid the ground work for the next owner to choose their own finishes and dev...
7 Beds, 5 Bath Areas, 5214 SqFt
$350,000
Amos Alexander
2020 North Talbott Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 2020 North Talbott Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Herron Morton  
Fully remodeled hard to find 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath Herron-Morton townhome. Practically 'new construction' with open floor plan and master suite. New kitchen, stainless steel appliances, quartz counter tops, island, huge pantry. Modern finishes abound, so...
3 Beds, 3 Bath Areas, 2488 SqFt
$349,900
PMI Midwest
319 East 16th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 319 East 16th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: NA  
Great upper floor unit overlooking the treetops of The Old Northside and The Indy Skyline! The cool contemporary styling is evident from the minute that you arrive and is carried thru with an open, well-finished interior with great relationship to the out...
2 Beds, 2 Bath Areas, 1208 SqFt
$325,000
Everhart Studio, Ltd.
320 East 17th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 320 East 17th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Allen & Roots North  
Wonderfully renovated 3 Bedroom, 2.5 Bath Town Home offering walkability to all things Herron-Morton and the Old Northside. Hardwood Flooring welcomes you inside to this Open Concept, Contemporary Urban dwelling. Brand new Gourmet Kitchen with Center Is...
3 Beds, 3 Bath Areas, 2632 SqFt
$309,000
F.C. Tucker Company
2043 North Talbott Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 2043 North Talbott Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Eliz Talbotts  
Excellent income opportunity with this 4 unit house located in Indy's popular Old North side. There are 3 one bedroom units and 1 two bedroom unit. Three of 4 units are newly renovated. One unit currently tenant occupied. New roof as of 08/01/18. All appl...
0 Beds, 0 Bath Areas, 0 SqFt
$300,000
Triple E Realty, LLC
319 East 16th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 319 East 16th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: NA  
Great upper floor unit overlooking the treetops of The Old Northside and The Indy Skyline! The cool contemporary styling is evident from the minute that you arrive and is carried thru with an open, well-finished interior with great relationship to the out...
1 Beds, 2 Bath Areas, 1025 SqFt
$300,000
Everhart Studio, Ltd.
319 East 16th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 319 East 16th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: NA  
Great upper floor unit overlooking the treetops of The Old Northside and The Indy Skyline! The cool contemporary styling is evident from the minute that you arrive and is carried thru with an open, well-finished interior with great relationship to the out...
1 Beds, 2 Bath Areas, 1025 SqFt
$300,000
Everhart Studio, Ltd.
2111 North Pennsylvania Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 2111 North Pennsylvania Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Eliz Talbotts  
Rare opportunity to invest in this prominent historic duplex in one of Indy's best downtown neighborhoods with 2600 sqft per side! Excellent condo conversion opportunity in the neighborhood at this price point. Built in 1898, this beauty is in great origi...
0 Beds, 0 Bath Areas, 0 SqFt
$269,000
CityPlace Realty
2060 North Alabama Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 2060 North Alabama Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Morton Place  
Investor special on Alabama! Over 3,000sq ft home on a great block in Herron-Morton. This home has been gutted ready for the next buyer to put their personal touch and bring it back to life. This could be a 3/4/5 bedroom home with huge master suite. Large...
4 Beds, 4 Bath Areas, 4148 SqFt
$259,000
United Real Estate Indpls
2040 North Delaware Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 2040 North Delaware Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Herron Morton  
New construction 2 bed/2 full bath carriage house in Herron Morton! Great location near downtown Indy. Open floorplan with vaulted ceilings, combination great room, dining room and kitchen. Home features two outdoor living spaces with enclosed balcony off...
2 Beds, 2 Bath Areas, 1300 SqFt
$249,900
The Real Estate Alternative
2059 North Talbott Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 2059 North Talbott Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Eliz Talbotts  
LOT AVAILABLE ON TALBOTT! This lot is just south of the parking lot and is a part of the 4 lot parcel at 2049 N. Talbott and one vacant lot which the seller will retain. A new parcel number and taxes will be determined. Much upscale development has bee...
0 Beds, 0 Bath Areas, 0 SqFt
$198,900
Doc Real Estate, Inc
2057 North Talbott Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 2057 North Talbott Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Eliz Talbotts  
LOT AVAILABLE ON TALBOTT! This lot is just north of 2049 N. Talbott and one vacant lot which the seller will retain. A new parcel number and taxes will be determined. Much upscale development has been occurring in the Herron Morton area, both in new c...
0 Beds, 0 Bath Areas, 0 SqFt
$198,900
Doc Real Estate, Inc
407 East 22nd Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 407 East 22nd Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 Add to Favorites
Subdivision: Herron Morton  
Vacant lot located in desirable Herron-Morton Place Historic District. Walking distance to restaurants, shops, brewery, parks and trails.
0 Beds, 0 Bath Areas, 0 SqFt
$115,000
F.C. Tucker Company

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