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Brassfield is a neighborhood located in Raleigh, North Carolina. It is part of Wake County. Northwood Road forms the community’s northern border, and Six Forks Road creates the eastern boundary. The southern border is just north of Martindale Drive and the western border falls just east of Raven Rock Drive. The area is a mixture of residential single-family homes, but there are a few small businesses in the area.
Durant Nature Park is southeast of Brassfield. The park is 241-acres in size and this nature park offers a playground, five miles of trails, picnic areas, nature activities, and rental facilities. Falls Lake and the Falls Lake State Recreation Area are also in the area of the Brassfield neighborhood. The lake is a man-made reservoir and covers nearly 12,500 acres with water. The lake offers numerous recreation opportunities including fishing, swimming, boating, picnicking, camping, hiking, and biking. Falls Lake is surrounded by 26,000 acres of woodlands that visitors can walk, hike, jog, and bike through. Camping is also allowed. Baileywick Road Park, Lake Lyn Park, and the Wildwood Country Club are located nearby.
Schools in the area include Wakefield Elementary School, Raleigh Christian Academy, Wakefield Middle School, Durant Road Middle School, Wakefield High School, and the Living Arts College.
Shopping, dining, and entertainment options are abundant near Brassfield. The North Hills Shopping Center offers hundreds of stores, including Ethan Allen, JCPenney, Lenscrafters, Target, and Verizon Wireless. Services offered include spas, nail salons, and massages. After all that shopping and pampering, drop by one of the eateries. Chose from dozens of restaurants like Ben & Jerry’s, Panera Bread, Bonefish Grill, and Five Guys Famous Burgers and Fries. There is definitely something there for everyone.