Country Park Acres Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Greensboro, the third largest city in the state, is a crossroads city to Interstates 85, 40 and 73/74. Greensboro teems with historical sites, cultural venues and beautiful city parks and gardens. It is home to the Greensboro Coliseum, the Richard Petty Museum and the North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University.
East of Lawndale Drive is the small Greensboro neighborhood of Country Park Acres. The community’s northern border is Pineburr Road and includes the streets of Pineburr Court, Kirk Road, Howell Place, Frederick Road, Annie Laurie Drive, Driftwood Road and Country Park Road. It lies in the 27455 zip code of Guilford County.
The name Country Park Acres can invoke images of rural lots dotted with blooming North Carolina flora. This neighborhood is heavily wooded, maintaining a level of privacy between each lot of single-family residences. It is a community of singles and families with most homes under $200,000.
Country Park Acres residents can walk or bike to nearby Country Park via the Bicentennial Greenway, a part of the city’s regional trail system. It is less than a mile walk or bike ride on the trail to the large park. For a longer stroll, walkers or bicyclists can follow the trail around the Greensboro Country Park Lake 5A. Access to Bicentennial Greenway is off Lawndale Drive.
Country Park is less than two miles by car from Country Park Acres. It is home to the city’s first off-leash dog park. Its features include two fishing lakes and facilities for soccer, baseball and tennis. Country Park is known for its bike trails, especially the Freeride Bike Course “The Zone.”
On the north side of Country Park, minutes from Country Park Acres is the Natural Science Center of Greensboro. It features interactive exhibits, a planetarium and a zoo including tigers, wolves, wallabies and more.