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Farmdale Acres is a neighborhood located in southeastern Raleigh in the 27610 zip code. Situated just southeast of the intersection of Auburn-Knightdale and Rock Quarry roads, Farmdale Acres is comprised of single family homes on larger than average lots. Although the address is Raleigh, the neighborhood is on the outskirts of the city, actually nearer to Garner than incorporated Raleigh. Because it is off the beaten path, the neighborhood is quiet and both walkable and dog-friendly.
Nearby schools include Barwell Road and Timber Drive elementary schools, North Garner middle school, and Clayton high school, There are also several Christian and charter schools in the area. The closest hospital to the Farmdale Acres is WakeMed, just six miles up the road. Nearby shopping is just 3 miles away at White Oak Crossing shopping center. Major retailers occupying the 725,000 square foot center include Best Buy, Kohl’s, TJ Maxx, and Dick’s Sporting Goods. The area’s closest library is Southeast Regional Library in Garner.
There are several local parks in the area. Barwell Road Community Center and Park is just two miles up the road and offers a variety of community programs, as well as walking and biking trails. Garner’s White Deer Park and Nature Center is just 6 miles west and offers walking trails, shelters, playgrounds, and picnic areas. For those who enjoy water related outdoor activities, Garner’s Lake Benson is just 6 miles away, and, in addition to the beautiful lake, provides 64 acres of fields, woods, and lakeshore. There are also picnic areas, running trails, and playgrounds scattered throughout the park for those not interested in fishing or boating.
While Farmdale Acres is not directly on any of the area’s major bus lines, its proximity to major highways such as 70 and 40 still allow for convenient travel to downtown Raleigh and to many other surrounding areas in the Triangle.