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Sasser Homes is situated in northern Raleigh, within Wake County. This community is located along East Whitaker Mill Road, just west of Wake Forest Road. U.S. Highway 401 runs past the neighborhood on the south, providing easy access to the downtown area. Interstate 440 runs past the community about one mile to the northeast. Sasser Homes is in the 27608 zip code area.
Sasser Homes is a very conveniently located neighborhood, just a few minutes north of downtown. Some of the major attractions in the downtown area include the State Capitol, Museum of Natural Sciences, and Marbles Kids Museum. Downtown Raleigh is also known for its higher education options. North Carolina State University, one of the state’s largest public institutions, is the most prominent of these. However, there are also at least four private institutions in the area, including Meredith College, Peace College, St. Augustine’s College, and Shaw University.
To the north of Sasser Homes is the Carolina Country Club, one of the city’s premier private golf clubs. Situated on Glenwood Avenue, this private club was founded in 1910 and offers a par 71, 18-hole course. The golf season is year-round here and there are golf pros available to help you improve your game. A handful of small community parks surround the Sasser Homes neighborhood as well, including Fred Fletcher Park, Lions Park, Oakwood Park, and Rothgeb Park. Among the amenities offered at these area parks are trails for walking, jogging, biking, and dog walking, as well as playgrounds and playing fields.
There are two major medical centers in the area as well, providing Sasser Homes residents with convenient healthcare options. Duke Raleigh Hospital is less than two miles to the northeast, and the Wakemed Hospital – Raleigh Campus is a few miles to the southeast.