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Emerson Woods Subdivision, Lexington Ky 40517

Emerson Woods Subdivision, Lexington Kentucky 40517

 A bike route runs adjacent to the middle of Emerson Woods Subdivision in Lexington Kentucky

Why do people live in Emerson Woods Subdivision?

Location, Location, Location

  • A quick commute of less than four miles to most of the action in Lexington. Four miles to downtown and less to The University of Kentucky.
  • Just south of New Circle Road which allows residents to quickly access the interstates to Louisville, Cincinnati, Tennessee and West Virginia.
  • Great sidewalk access for safe walking to public parks, shopping and schools, and the library


Emerson Woods Subdivision, Lexington KY 40517 has homes that are easy to maintain because of their age. Most of these homes can be purchased with a small down payment with a monthly payment of less than one could rent the same home.

Mid sized homes with first floor masters that are easy to maintain with easy payments.

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What is the Emerson Woods neighborhood like?

Old Manse Ct in Emerson woods is a quiet culdesac only a short walk from the library.A quiet neighborhood in Emerson Woods Subdivison just south of New Circle Road in Lexington Ky
  • Most of the homes are between ten and twenty years old.
  • The majority are three bedroom with two full baths. Most of these homes do not have a basement.
  • Emerson Woods homes have brick veneer on the front of the house and vinyl on the sides and back. Almost all of the original construction in these homes had carpet flooring. Many home owners have replaced the flooring with laminate or hardwoods.
  • Emerson Woods Subdivision has a variety of trees that provide the neighborhood with spring blossoms and radiant fall colors.
  • The terrain is hilly so many homes will have some sloping on the yard and the driveway.

What is going on nearby the Emerson Subdivision?


Kirklevington Park is adjacent to much of Emerson Woods and is an easy walk from all homes. This is a large park with ball fields, basketball courts, tennis courts, an exercise walking/running course and a large children's playground.

The Tates Creek Pool is part of the Lexington Parks and Recreation. The pool is located only a couple of miles from Emerson Woods but you must drive due to the busy streets and lack of sidewalks. Click here for contact info, hours open and prices.

Tates Creek Golf Course There are some reviews of the golf course at this web site.

A large library that is an easy walk to homes in Emerson Woods Subdivision, Lexington Ky 40517Tates Creek Library very near Emerson Woods Subdvision, Lexington Ky 40517

Tates Creek Library - part of the Lexington Public Library system, one of six locations throughout the city. Tates Creek Library has an especially good children's collection. There is an sunken area for children's story times, and it's well used! The children's librarians have story times for pre-schoolers four days a week. Click here for information about open hours.

Shopping Venues

Tates Creek Center - This is a mid sized shopping center which is located at the corner of Man of War and Tates Creek. It is an easy walk from all of the homes in Emerson Woods. The Kroger's grocery at Tates Creek is open 24 hours. Just south of Man of War and across from Tates Creek Center is another small shopping area adjacent to Saron Drive. For the purposes of clarification I will call the larger shopping area north of Man of War "Tates Creek Center North" and the shopping center south of Man of War "Tates Creek Center South."

Shops at Tates Creek Center North

Tates Creel Shopping Cenre is a sort walk from all the homes in Emerson Woods Shopping Center in Lexington, KyEmerson Woods Subdivision, Lexington Ky 40517 is an easy walk to Tates Creek Shopping Center in Lexington

Krogers, Rite Aid Pharmacy, The UPS Store, Hollywood Nails, Fan Outfitters

Rivard Jewelry


Kevin's Carpets

Tates Creek Chiropractic

Big League Haircuts


Simpson Optical

Kort Physical Therapy

Tates Creek Animal Hospital

Shops at Tates Creek Center South

Chiro One Chiropractic, 4250 Saron Drive

The Front Porch, Gift and Specialty Store

Fusion Tanning

Hair and Beyond

Walmart, Family Dollar


The Lansdowne Shoppes - These shoppes are a little over a mile from Emerson Woods.

Fresh Market is a great grocery that carries excellent produce and has a large deli.

Lansdowne Shoppes are a mile from Gainesway Subdvision

Lansdowne Shoppes also has a number of boutiques that specialize in high end shoes, women's clothing and jewelry. Some of the Lansdowne Shoppes are listed below with links to their contact info.

Old Kentucky Chocolates

Cotton Patch




Restaurants within a mile of Emerson Woods

Cheddars, a casual restaurant that is always packed at lunch time. Cheddars is a short walk from all of Emerson Woods. Prices are very reasonable and the staff is super friendly.

The Waffle House, 3601 Walden Drive - Just off of Tates Creek Road and Armstrong Mill

Jett's Pizza, Burger King, McDonald's, Papa Johns, Long John Silver's, Pizza Hut, Fazoli's

Restaurants located in Tates Creek Center


Shang HAI Bistro Gets Great Reviews from local Chinese Food fans. It is very small and many people use it to order take out food.

Mi Piqueno Haciendo Express

Emerson Woods Subdivision, Lexington Ky 40517, Schools

The three schools nearest Emerson Woods are some of the best in Lexington. You can click on each of the schools below to learn all about them at their web sites.

Lansdowne Elementary

Southern Middle School

Tates Creek High School

Churches in or near Emerson Woods Subdivision

Three churches that are within easy walking distance for most residents of Emerson Woods

Lexington Baptist Temple

Trinity Hill United Methodist Church

Chapel Hill Presbyterian Church

Four Churches that are within a five minute drive of Emerson Woods

Immanuel Baptist Church

Tates Creek Christian Church

Centenary United Methodist Church

Tates Creek Presbyterian (TCP)

Subdivision Reports that are near Emerson Woods Subdivision

Gainesway Subdivision


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Comment balloon 1 commentPaul Campbell Realtor Lexington • November 19 2012 04:05PM


Love the brilliant color of those trees. We do not get that here in sunny Florida. 

Posted by Erv Fleishman, Luxury Prop Specialist Realty Associates (Realty Associates) almost 7 years ago