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Pines and hardwoods edge the one- and two-story houses located in the Briarcliff community of Raleigh. Paved drives and walkways lead to beautifully designed flower beds and shrubbery areas. Manicured, large front lawns are lovely with views of carports and detached garages.
The Briarcliff neighborhood is well established and located off of Northbrook Drive. This location encompasses Foxhall Street, Ellwood Drive, and portions of Terry Street and Pamlico Drive. Homes have a mixed look, but most are sided with vinyl. Briarcliff is a family-oriented region with many family-friendly activities.
Walking, running, and biking in this area are common. Millbrook Exchange Dog Park is within three miles and Shelley Lake is even closer. Great parks within walking distance of this vicinity are the North Hills Park and Cedar Hills Park.
An excellent landmark within walking distance is the North Carolina Transportation Hall of Fame. Other excellent museums in the area include the Museum of Natural Sciences and NC Museum of Art.
Briarcliff residents enjoy local restaurants, night clubs, and entertainment spots which surround the neighborhood. McDonald’s, Panera Bread, and Ruth Chris Steak House are a short walk or drive away. The legendary and long-standing Longbranch nightclub is within three miles.
Schools in the area are diverse and concentrated around Six Forks Road. Private schools are St. Timothy’s. Public schools are Carroll Middle School, Jesse O. Sanderson High School, Green Elementary School, and Brooks Elementary School. School zones are plentiful in the Briarcliff area.
North Hills Shopping Mall and Crabtree Valley Mall are a quick drive. Crabtree is a clean and excellent mall with covered parking. North Hills is a fantastic shopping center and mall area.
The RBC Center and Carter-Finlay Stadium are close, but far enough away to keep traffic flowing smoothly in the Briarcliff area. Commuters living in this neighborhood are near US 1, the 440 Raleigh Beltline, Highway 50, and Highway 70.