Sherwood Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Among the many residential neighborhoods on the west side of Pensacola, Florida is Sherwood, a small community just west of US Highway 90/Mobile Highway and immediately north of State Highway 727/West Fairfield Drive. This subdivision is roughly bordered by Bruce Street on the east, and its western boundary extends to include the homes to the west of Fountain Abbey. The zip code for this Escambia County community is 32506.
Sherwood is primarily a residential neighborhood, made up of just over 160 single-family homes. The main streets here include Fountain Abbey, Huntington Drive, Alan A Dale Street, Gamwell Drive and Nottingham Way. Well-maintained homes of various styles and sizes can be found here, situated on average-sized lots for the area. Sidewalks throughout the neighborhood create quite a pedestrian-friendly area, and most of the home sites offer plenty of mature shade trees.
Gene Pickerill Park is a small neighborhood park on the northeast side of the Sherwood community. It offers plenty of open green space for sports and games, as well as some playground equipment and a walking path.
Sherwood Elementary School can be found just outside of neighborhood bounds on the southwest, easily within walking distance of home. For older students, Escambia High is also a few minutes southwest.
Golfers living in Sherwood will live just a few minutes south of the Osceola Municipal Golf Course, a public 18-hole course that is both challenging and fun. Several other public and private courses exist close to home, as well, including the Green Meadows Par 3 course and Marcus Pointe Golf Course.
The nearby highways host many shopping, dining and entertainment options, including necessities such as supermarkets and a Wal-Mart Supercenter. For major shopping trips, this community is within 10 minutes of larger retail centers such as the University and Cordova Malls.