When you lease an apartment at Cottages of Stewartville, you will quickly benefit from the great location near the shores of the North Branch Root River. Stewartville was founded in 1857 as a small prairie village. There were three streets off of Main Street – Lake, Center, and Church. During this period the cornerstone of Stewartville was the mill built on the banks of the river. When the railroad come through town, Stewartville grew as a regional farming and industrial center. Lake Street became the premier residential address. “Silk Stocking Row” was the home of doctors, lawyers, and entrepreneurs. Cottages of Stewartville is easily accessible to and from Highways 90 and 30. There are many things to do just outside your front door. Take a look around the neighborhood.