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The Brown Place subdivision of Raleigh is located in the 27604 ZIP code of Wake County. Brown Place is on St. James Church Road, which runs parallel to busy North New Hope Road. The outlet from the subdivision is James Road, which crosses both St. James Church Road and New Hope Road. Important roads in the Brown Place neighborhood include Hopson Drive and Brown Place. The neighborhood is also convenient to Highway 401/Capital Boulevard, where the street name changes to Louisburg Road.
Brown Place is a friendly neighborhood characterized by ranch-style and tri-level homes on large lots. The yards are heavily wooded and attractively planted. There are no sidewalks, and the area has a rural atmosphere.
Two shopping centers are close to Brown Place. Capital Crossing and Capital Square Shopping Centers offer residents shopping and dining opportunities without the need to commute very far. Hospitals convenient to the area include the Duke-Raleigh Hospital and Wakemed Hospital-Raleigh Campus.
Neighborhood schools include Wilburn Elementary School, the Fred J. Carnage GT Magnet Middle School, and Broughton High School. Carnage is known for its gifted and talented program. The school offers cutting-edge facilities, including an ecosystem learning center, a greenhouse, news studio, performing arts facilities, and more. Broughton is an International Baccalaureate World School. These schools enjoy a high community approval rating.
Several recreational facilities are nearby. Marsh Creek Skate Park features a deep-bowl skate structure, a hockey rink, and a baseball field. Inside the community center, visitors will find a gym, art room, computer lab, and multi-purpose meeting room. Beaman Lake on Huntleigh Drive is a popular fishing and walking area. Adjacent to Beaman Lake is Adventure Landing, which offers miniature golf, laser tag, go carts, batting cages, and more attractions.