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Monticello is a neighborhood in Raleigh, North Carolina in the 27613 zip code. The boundaries of the neighborhood are Old Creedmoor Road on the west, Appaloosa Run on the south, Straight A Way Lane on the east, and Shooting Club Road on the north. The neighborhood is conveniently located to both Raleigh, and to Durham, as well as to the Raleigh Durham International Airport.
This community is very rural with lots of forest land, and homes set back from the road amid the trees. There are large lawns, and quiet streets. The Chestnut Grove Baptist Church is located within walking distance of the neighborhood. It is a little white church building on Old Creedmoor Road which holds a congregation that recognizes and honors the value of the individual and is reminiscent of churches in years past.
Wake County owns Blue Jay Point County Park which is on the shores of Falls Lake. Falls Lake is the primary drinking water supply for the city of Raleigh. The park is located on a peninsula; thus, the lake surrounds it on three side. The park is over 200 acres and provides a variety of outdoor activities including a playground, picnic areas, and walking/hiking trails. There is an education center that offers a variety of programs. The open field area is perfect for kite flying or Frisbee throwing. Fishing is also allowed from the shore. Dogs are welcome as long as they are leashed.
Monticello Brown Summit Elementary School is located close to the neighborhood. It provides classes for children in grades PreK-5 and has earned a distinguished rating from Great Schools.
When residents need to go grocery shopping, a short and picturesque drive down Creedmoor Road will take them to the Harris Teeter, and the Kroger supermarket.