The Sycamore neighborhood is situated in eastern Louisville, Kentucky, about 20 minutes from the downtown area. This residential neighborhood consists of just a few streets north of Shelbyville Road and east of Dorsey Lane. Some of the streets that make up Sycamore include Sycamore Way, Sycamore Court, Sycamore Drive and part of La Fontenay Court. The zip code for this Jefferson County community is 40223. Neighboring communities include Wildwood, Blue Ridge Manor, Middletown and Douglass Hills.
Sycamore is a conveniently located neighborhood with several attractions and amenities within a few miles of home. Interstates 64, 264 and 265 all traverse the area within a few miles of the neighborhood, providing easy access to the rest of the Louisville area.
Local shopping is easy for residents of this neighborhood as there are at least four significant shopping centers within a three-mile radius. These include Eastgate Shopping Center to the east, Plainview Village Center to the south, and Oxmoor Center and the St. Matthews Mall to the west. Sycamore residents are also within a few miles of several major area medical centers, which translates to easy access to convenient health care options and employment opportunities.
For outdoor recreation, Sycamore residents head roughly two miles north to E.P. Tom Sawyer State Park. One of 52 state parks in Kentucky, this popular area park offers a variety of amenities, including a one-mile fitness trail, swimming pool, tennis courts, BMX track and recreation programs. Also on site are the Sawyer Hayes Community Center and the Activities Center. The latter features a gymnasium that seats 600 people and is used for various sporting events, clinics and leagues.
More affluent residents of Sycamore may belong to one of the area country clubs. Standard Country Club and Owl Creek Country Club are both within a few miles north of the neighborhood.