Forestbrook Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Forestbrook is a neighborhood situated in zip code 27614 and located north of Downtown Raleigh. Nearby major thoroughfares include Falls of the Neuse Road and Capital Boulevard/US-1 on the east, Six Forks Road on the west, Durham Road/route 98 to the north, and I-540 and Durant Road to the south. This area is a nice locale for sightseeing by car or adult cycling, comprised of hills of pine and oak forests and an occasional lake or pond.
Located near the intersection of Brassfield and Honeycutt Roads, this subdivision is comprised of Millpine and Dunlieth Drives and Winwitty and Haverford Courts on the north side of Brassfield and Saddlewood Court on the south. There are no sidewalks within the subdivision nor on Brassfield. Brassfield Elementary School at Brassfield and Honeycutt has some sidewalks.
For recreation and nature, nearby parks are plentiful. In addition to the Falls Lake State Recreation Area just north, Durant Nature Park is southeast and Baileywick Road Park and the semi-private Wildwood Country Club are to the southwest. Durant Nature Park is a local favorite for walking dogs. It offers five miles of trails as well as a playground, picnic area, and nature activities. Baileywick Road Park features two lighted ballfields, picnic area, a playground, and the Lynn Community Center.
Near Baileywick and Wildwood is the Six Forks shopping area with a strip mall and a number of other merchants including a Food Lion grocery, Bed Bath & Beyond, Six Forks Cinema, Millions Pizza and Pasta, K-Mart, and a Char-Grill restaurant.
Notable nearby sites within minutes of Forestbrook include Duke University and the Raleigh Durham International Airport to the north and the shopping, dining, and entertainment districts of Downtown Raleigh to the west. North Carolina State University is on the western side of Downtown Raleigh.