Craftsmans Abound in Glassell & Cypress Parks

Glassell Park & Cypress Park Map

Location: Directly east of the Los Angeles River, bordered by the 2 & the 5 and north of the 110 freeway. North of Mt. Washington and south of Eagle Rock. Glassell Park and Cypress Park are less than 5 miles from Downtown.

Summary: Glassell Park and Cypress Park, mostly Los Angeles, 90065 & 90039, are two of the last remaining mostly Latino neighborhoods in Northeast LA. Median prices range from 200k-400k. These neighborhoods are rapidly changing, especially with the restoration of countless character homes in the past few years.
1922 Craftsman in Glassell Park, $399k

Glassell Park, like Mt. Washington, is very hilly. It was named for attorney Andrew Glassell in the 1800s when he won the land in a lawsuit. Development began in early 1900s and again in the 1950s when many modernist homes were built. As a result, like Mt. Washington, Glassell Park has a varied collection of homes spanning from the classic to very modern.
Restored Craftsman in Cypress Park, $419k

Cypress Park, directly south of Glassell Park, is one of the oldest communities in Los Angeles and predates Highland Park by nearly 3 years. This neighborhood is also very popular for its nest of character homes and proximity to DTLA.
Great Spots in Glassell Park & Cypress Park
Arts & Bikes: The Bike Oven, 3706 N Figueroa St., Los Angeles, 90065
Bikes: The Flying Pigeon, 3714 N Figueroa St., Los Angeles, 90065
Art Gallery: New Puppy, 2808 Elm St. Unit 1, Los Angeles, 90065
Library: Cypress Park Branch1150 Cypress Ave., Los Angeles, 90065
Tacos: Tacos La Estrella, 3415 Fletcher Dr., Los Angeles, 90065
Local Deli: Vince’s Market, 3250 Silver Lake Blvd., Los Angeles, 90039
Best Tamales: Lupitas’s, 3027 N. San Fernando Rd. #104, Los Angeles, 90065
Best Brewery: Eagle Rock Brewery, 3056 Roswell St., Los Angeles, 90065

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