This self-guided tour will showcase a variety of living options across downtown Knoxville. There’s something for every taste. Homes range from studios to multi-bedrooms, historic to newly-constructed, for young professionals, families and empty-nesters. Buildings new to the tour this year include Mill Place Condos, the Shamrock Suite in the Burwell Building, Knoxville High School and The Daniel.
Unit Details: 465 Walnut Street, Unit B03
2 bedrooms, 1,131 square feet
Design Style: Urban yard sale (Most things haven’t been purchased in a store.)
A Favorite Detail: The original brick from the building when it was built in 1927 and the exposed piping give it a homey yet industrial feel to it.
Unit Details: 465 Walnut Street, Unit 205
studio, 530 square feet
Design Style: Eclectic, light, and minimalist
A Favorite Detail: The original metal windows and a brick wall that was left irregular and jagged, which adds character
Unit Details: 505 Market Street, Unit 701
785 square feet, 1 bedroom
Design Style: Clean and simple with art
A Favorite Detail: The giant support column in the center of the main area is a striking 113 year-old feature
Unit Details: 505 Market Street, Unit 704
1 bedroom, 690 square feet
Design Style: Modern, textured, artsy, clean, efficient
A Favorite Detail: Nine west-facing windows offer a breathtaking view of the city and the sunset.
burwell building (shamrock suite)
Unit Details: 602 South Gay Street
3 bedrooms, 2800 square feet
Design Style: Warm elegance using natural elements
A Favorite Detail: One bedroom has gorgeous original ornate molding on the ceiling and large bas relief panels that are painted to look like marble.
Unit Details: 118 W. Jackson Ave., Unit 111
2 bedrooms, 1400 square feet
Design Style: Mid-century modern
A Favorite Detail: We have wonderful exposed brick, tall ceilings, century-old wood floors.
Unit Details: 118 W. Jackson Ave., Unit 421
studio, 830 square feet
Design Style: Eclectic, modern, warm neutral palate with pops
A Favorite Detail: I have a wall of twelve gorgeous windows overlooking West Jackson Avenue and much of the Old City. The unit is dripping with light.
Unit Details: 101 E. 5th Avenue
80 apartments from studios to 2 bedrooms
Design Style: Modern comfort meets historic preservation
A Favorite Detail: We’re proud of our several restored stairwells.
Unit Details: 418 South Gay Street, Unit 505
1 bedroom, 1040 square feet
Design Style: Contemporary, party-ready, old meets new
A Favorite Detail: Original brick wall
residences at market square
Unit Details: 440 Walnut Street, Unit 201
2 bedrooms, 1600 square feet
Design Style: A mix of urban and modern
A Favorite Detail: My favorite architectural detail is the “exposed” brick we added to several key walls in the space.
Mill Place Condos
Unit Details: 129 S. Gay Street, Unit 301
2 bedrooms, 2,500 square feet
Design Style: Downtown eclectic modern
A Favorite Detail: We love the rooftop patio and catwalk for viewing cityscapes and sunsets