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Situated north of downtown Pensacola and the Pensacola Regional Airport, Ashley Place is a subdivision located in zip code 32514. Nearby major thoroughfares include US 90 to the east and south, US 29 and State Route 8 to the west and south.
Ashley Place takes the shape of a backward “L,” and is comprised of one street, Vintage Drive, which ends in a cul-de-sac. Accessible from East Ten Mile Road, this small subdivision’s homes were built in 2002 and 2003 on small, square home sites with a minimum of mature landscaping and trees. The community can be pedestrian-friendly as long as caution is taken for traffic, as there are no sidewalks.
Nearby parks and nature preserves include Ashton Brosnaham Park, a 103-acre regional park with soccer and softball fields, a picnic area and a covered pavilion. North of Ashley Place is the Escambia River Wildlife Management Area, an extensive preserve along a 30-mile forested river that is ideal for wildlife watching, especially via boat. Other activities include swimming, fishing and primitive camping.
South of Ashley Place is Drummond Park/John R. Jones Jr. Athletic Complex, which includes several ball fields. This facility is located on East Nine Mile Road/US 90. Across the street is DeLuna Lanes, which offers bowling, tournaments, leagues, a sports grill, video and Wii games, and pool tables. Close by are a number of nightclubs, restaurants, a Winn Dixie grocery, many more retail outlets and the Carmike 10 movie theater. Cordova Mall, located near the Pensacola Regional Airport, is a large shopping center with more that 125 specialty stores and restaurants.
The University of West Florida, near Ashley Place, is a source of entertainment and cultural offerings, giving the Ashley Place community access to performing and fine arts presentations at its Mainstage Theatre, Music Hall and Art Gallery.