Brandywood Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Located less than 10 miles from downtown Raleigh on the city’s east side, the Brandywood neighborhood consists of residences on a number of streets. The subdivision is bordered by Barwell Road and Tealbrook Drive, and features two access points – one at the intersection of Barwell Road and Chatmoss Drive, and the second at the intersection of Barwell Road and Continental Way.
Situated a safe distance from high traffic roadways that run through or near many suburban areas near downtown Raleigh, the Brandywood neighborhood is characterized by a safe and secluded feel with homes tucked into a backdrop of tall trees. With a population of just under 350 individuals spanning .104 square miles, Brandywood is comprised of single-family homes built primarily between 1970 and 1998, although some construction dates back to the 1930s and some extends beyond the year 2000. The majority of homes in this subdivision are one-story ranches on spacious lots, although an occasional two-story home is sprinkled throughout.
Residents seeking an assortment of outdoor recreation activities near Brandywood can take a 35-minute drive to the north to visit nearby Lake Falls State Recreation Area. This park features a 12,000-acre lake and over 26,000 acres of woodlands that offer opportunities for hiking, biking, fishing, canoeing, boating, and swimming.
Those more interested in shopping centers and specialty stores will enjoy Crabtree Valley Mall, one of the largest malls in the southeastern United States, which features 200 stores and is located approximately 12 miles from the Brandywood subdivision via Interstate 440.