Eastwinds at Pinecrest Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Eastwinds at Pinecrest is a neighborhood in northwestern Raleigh, North Carolina, roughly 12 miles from the heart of the downtown area. This rather small residential community spans just .038 square miles and is bounded by Fairbanks Drive on the north, Clarks Branch Drive on the west, Pinecrest Road on the east, and Phillipsburg Drive on the south.
Guerno Court, Metronome Lane, and Phillipsburg Drive are the community’s three cul-de-sacs. Several dozen single-family homes can be found here on rather spacious lots. By Cary standards, the lots are only sparsely shaded with younger trees, but a heavily wooded area can be found in the northwest portion of the neighborhood. As of 2009, more than 170 people resided here. The zip code for Eastwinds At Pinecrest is 27613, and it belongs within Wake County.
A variety of amenities and attractions can be found within a short drive of Eastwinds At Pinecrest. More affluent residents may belong to the Wildwood Country Club, a prestigious private club approximately two miles northeast of the community.
Several community parks can be found in the area. For major outdoor recreation, residents of Eastwinds At Pinecrest head a little over one mile southwest to the William B. Umstead State Park. Adjacent to the Raleigh-Durham International Airport, this large state park spans more than 5,575 acres. This state park offers unbridled Carolina wilderness and is a popular destination for hiking, biking, camping, nature viewing, and picnicking.
For local shopping and dining, residents of Eastwinds at Pinecrest head north to the Leesville Towne Center or south to the Townridge retail area.