20 apartments for rent in Crown Oaks, Raleigh, NC
Raleigh, North Carolina, has several thriving neighborhoods, each within easy access to the best the city has to offer. Raleigh, named for Sir Walter Raleigh, is one of the oldest cities in the United States, but many of its neighborhoods are newer, situated close to shopping, dining and public transportation.
On the north side of Raleigh, is the townhome community of Crown Oaks. Crown Oaks is in Wake County’s 27615 zip code area between Interstates I540 (the Northern Wake Expressway) and I440 (the Raleigh/Cliff Benson Beltline). Crown Oaks lies east of Six Forks Road, west of Falls of Neuse Road, north of Newton Road and south of Strickland Road.
Crown Oaks was built in 1983. The townhomes are primarily two or three bedroom homes, sprawling throughout the landscaped and wooded grounds. Crown Oaks has five Courts including Ohmann, Kingsberry, Crown Crest, Huey and Bryna. The neighborhood community of Crown Oaks has its own tennis courts and pool facilities.
Several city parks are near Crown Oaks, including Marsh Creek Park, Shelly Lake Park, Eastgate Park and North Hills Park. About five miles east of Crown Oaks is the Durant Nature Park. There are five miles of trails throughout the park’s 230-acre area. Park activities include mountain biking, hiking, camping and various water sports. The Capitol Area Greenway Trail System can be accessed from the park’s north lot.
The North Ridge Country Club is less than three miles from Crown Oaks. Its 400-acres are home to two 18-hole golf courses plus tennis courts, a fitness center and an Olympic-sized swimming pool.
The Wakemed Hospital Raleigh Campus is only nine miles from the neighborhood of Crown Oaks, located on New Bern Avenue. It is Wake County’s only certified Primary Stroke Center.
Residents of Crown Oaks can enjoy easy access to many of the area’s shopping venues including Crabtree Valley Mall, North Hills Shopping Center and Triangle Town Center.