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The Baybrook neighborhood, located withing the coastal city of Pensacola, Florida, occupies the 32514 zip code area of Escambia County. Situated near the Escambia Bay northeast of downtown, Baybrook is just west of Scenic Highway/US 90 and north of I-10/State Route 8 and its bay bridge.
Located in a hilly area, Baybrook is an upscale neighborhood where homes built in the 1980s sit on large landscaped home sites with shady trees. The neighborhood is pedestrian-friendly for those wanting the challenge of walking on hills. There are no sidewalks in the community, so caution should be taken for traffic. Streets within the neighborhood are Baybrook Drive and Brook Forest Place, Drive, and Way. The waterfront lies nearby across a set of railroad tracks.
Baybrook is surrounded by numerous neighborhood parks, including Regency Park on Fathom Road. The park offers a playground, picnic tables, tennis and basketball courts and a walking path. Baywood Park has a baseball field, and Eastgate-Elizabeth Ferniany Peaden Park has a new Victorian-style shelter available for weddings, parties, and other special events.
Southwest of Baybrook is a large shopping and dining area, which includes the Cordova Mall, Cordova Crossing, Cobblestone at Cordova and Rave Motion Pictures Bayou 15. Also in this area are the Pensacola State College, Pensacola Regional Airport, Sacred Heart Health System and the Roger Scott Athletic Complex.
Features of the Athletic Complex include a swimming pool, tennis center, fenced dog parks and soccer, softball, baseball and football fields. The facility’s Vickrey Community Center features a gym, fitness center, pilates classes, meeting rooms, showers and locker rooms.
It’s a short drive from Baybrook to downtown Pensacola to take advantage of opportunities for arts and entertainment. Scheduled activities include Gallery Night, when art galleries, museums, shops, restaurants and bars stay open late several times during the year. The Saenger Theater hosts rock and other concerts, the ballet, symphony, opera and community theater.