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Leesville Downs is a neighborhood in Raleigh, North Carolina. It uses the ZIP code 27613 and is located just north of the I-540 off Leesville Road, exit 7.
Leesville Downs features well-spaced homes that are quietly set back from busy streets. This residential community has a mix of areas filled with dense trees and residential homes with easy access to the major highways around North Raleigh.
Circle K along Leesville Road is only five minutes from the neighborhood. Residents are also in proximity to the Leesville Community Park, which features many picnic areas and walking trails. The community houses a community center and a library. Leesville Downs is home to the Hickory Grove Christian Church.
The neighborhood is close to the Raleigh-Durham International Airport, which is only nine miles away via the freeway. The airport area is located in between the Brier Creek Reservoir and the William B. Umstead State Park. This state park contains the Big Lake and the Reedy Creek Lake. It is near Lake Crabtree and the Lake Crabtree County Park. These destinations offer both residents and visitors a variety of recreational activities including camping, hiking, and boating.
Going north from Leesville Downs leads to other planned residential communities, while going south leads to a thriving area with many commercial establishments.
The southern portion of the neighborhood, particularly the long stretch of Leesville Road, features a number of churches including the St. Francis of Assisi Church and Bethany Hills Baptist Church. The Wake County Public School System is also located along Leesville Road.
The Leesville Town Centre, which is a short drive away from Leesville Downs, mainly caters to the shopping needs of the residents. It hosts a diverse mix of fast food, fine dining, and local restaurants, specialty shops, and entertainment establishments.