Harden Place Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
The smell of Gardenia bushes and manicured lawns greet the visitor as they enter Harden Place. This well-established area is cloaked in beauty. Trimmed bushes, overhanging trees, and ivy give this area a look of seclusion, though the homes are spaced an average distance apart. Sidewalks grace the streets where runners and walkers enjoy the lovely region.
The home designs are ranch style and two-story, with brick, wood, and vinyl siding. Most of the area is residential and long established, though the homes are well kept. One of the wonderful qualities of this neighborhood is friendliness, and yet, the residents are vigilant when strangers cruise through the area. Fire Station #14 is located within the neighborhood.
Located between Blue Ridge Road and 440, just off Nancy Ann Drive, Harden Place is an easy drive to almost any location in Raleigh, NC. Nearby Rex Hospital is just a few blocks away, along with many office parks and medical facilities.
In addition to the immediate area, you will find the NC Museum of Art, the RBC Center, Lake Boone Shopping Center, and seven theatres all within five miles. One of the theatres is an IMAX Theatre. The Blue Ridge Museum Restaurant is less than half a mile away.
Schools within the area include Leroy Martin Middle, a magnet school, Frances Lacy Elementary School, Cardinal Gibbons High School, two Montessori Schools, NC State University, Meredith College, and two veterinary schools.
Country Clubs within the vicinity are plentiful. Some of the residents of Harden Place are members of the prestigious Carolina Country Club.
Throughout the surrounding area are secluded wooded areas, creeks, pools, and parks. Local parks within five miles include Pullen Park, Kentwood Park, North Hills Park, and William B. Umstead State Park-South. Creeks like Hare Snipe Creek, Richland Creek, and Southwest Prong Beaverdam Creek lace the beautiful area of Harden Place.