Madison Woods is a large residential neighborhood tucked into undeveloped forest west of downtown Greensboro. It is close to major points of interest including the Piedmont Triad International Airport, Quaker Village Shopping Center and Guilford College, one of many institutions of higher learning in the Greensboro area.
Houses in Madison Woods are priced between $100,000 and $200,000 on average. Most are red brick National-style homes, but there are a few prairie style and wood-cabin style houses. It is convenient to major traffic thoroughfares and thus a good neighborhood for commuters.
Dolley Madison Road acts as the most prominent boundary for the Madison Woods area, forming the entire western border in the 27410 zip code. It intersects with the short northern border, W Friendly Avenue, and the boundary continues on the east with Arrowhead Drive and Beckwith Drive. To the south, Madison Woods curves along Tower Road, excluding Lausanne Drive.
Madison Woods is across from the Quaker Village Shopping Center, a commercial center with grocery stores including Harris Teeter and CVS and restaurants like Bistro Sofia and Mix Martini Bar and Restaurant. There are also several specialty stores including a hair salon, bank, garden center and several health clinics for people and pets.
Madison Woods is also located near Guilford College, a small liberal arts school where students can earn bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees. Madison Woods is an ideal location for mature students interested in continuing their education while settling down in Greensboro.