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The small community of Sandy Land Village is located in northwest Raleigh. The neighborhood is bounded on the north by Henry Drive, on the west by Valview Street, on the east by Ray Road, and on the south by Douglas Drive. Located between the I-440 and I-540 Beltways, access to these Interstates is convenient via nearby Highway 50.
Homes in the area were primarily built from the 1980s to the present. They offer a retreat from city life thanks to large, wooded, private lots.
Schools that area students attend include Leesville Road Elementary School, Leesville Middle School, and Leesville Road High School.
Stonehenge Market offers one-stop shopping for area residents of Sandy Land Village. Located just wast of the community, at the intersection of Highway 50 and Bridgeport Drive, this market has a number of eateries, specialty shops, and groceries. Highway 50, the major commercial thoroughfare for the area, also has a variety of dining and shopping options.
Lake Lynn Park, a beautiful park located just northwest of the community, features a mixture of paved and boardwalk trails around nearby Lake Lynn. The park is popular for biking, walking, jogging, rollerblading, tennis, softball, and nature watching. It also has a community recreation center, which includes a gymnasium, dance studio, weight room, classrooms, and locker rooms. Sports and other programs are offered for all ages.
For a weekend getaway, Sandy Land Village residents can head to the nearby William B. Umstead State Park, located just to the west. Visitors enjoy horseback riding, hiking, and the beautiful sights and sounds of nature. They can have a picnic under a pine, fish in the creek, or pitch a tent on the acres and acres of natural greenspace there.