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The Pennydale neighborhood lies in the southwest sector of Greensboro, North Carolina. This sidewalk neighborhood was built in the late 1960s and many original homeowners still reside here.
Residents of the quiet neighborhood enjoy the close proximity to Greensboro’s downtown, just 6 miles northeast. The neighborhood is encompassed by the 27407 zip code. The neighborhood is nestled into a wooded residential area but is near several major thoroughfares. I-40 sits about a mile north of Pennydale and I-73 is located a few miles south. US 29-Alt borders the south end of the neighborhood and is home to a multitude of commercial businesses, services, restaurants and shopping. One of Greensboro’s large shopping malls, the Four Seasons Town Centre, is a short 1-1/2 mile commute east of Pennydale on US 29-Alt. Here shoppers choose from a generous list of over 160 shops and restaurants.
Greensboro is home to a multitude of beautiful parks. 14 city parks are found within the 27407 zip code alone. The nearest park to Pennydale, Amber Park, is a 5-acre natural park with a stream running through it. The larger action-packed Hester Park is also nearby. Recreational activities at Hester include: fishing, horseshoe pits, playgrounds, tennis courts, walking trails, sand volleyball courts and multiple ball fields.
Residents of Pennydale enjoy being located near Greensboro’s most prestigious universities. The noted Elon University of Law and the University of North Carolina at Greensboro are less than 5 miles from the neighborhood. The Pennydale neighborhood is part of the Guilford County School District. Alderman Elementary school is on the north end of Pennydale. Other nearby schools include Jackson Middle School and Smith High School.