Fernwood Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Located in ZIP code 27613, Fernwood is a pleasant subdivision of Raleigh. It consists primarily of Sylvan Lane, which is off Pinecrest Road.
Most of the houses in Fernwood were built in the 1980s, although some are newer. Many have been fully renovated. The houses sit back from the road and are in a beautiful, wooded area. Fernwood is a very scenic neighborhood and ideal for nature enthusiasts.
The community is about 11 miles north of Raleigh, which is not too far for those who commute downtown for work, dining, or shopping. It is about 13 miles from the main campus of North Carolina State University. For business and pleasure travelers who live in Fernwood, the Raleigh-Durham International Airport is only eight miles away.
Only one half mile from Fernwood is the Springdale Recreation Club, home to tennis courts, a pool, picnic areas, and volleyball courts. This club is ideal for those who want a community-like feel, as it is relatively small. Umstead State Park is not even three miles away from Fernwood, and Leesville Community Park is also close to the neighborhood.
Among the schools near Fernwood are Leesville Road Elementary, Trinity Academy of Raleigh, and Leesville Road High. For those who want a relaxing and beautiful place to call home, Fernwood might be a great option.