Wakefield Plantation Berkshire Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Located in the 27614 zip code area of Wake County, Wakefield Plantation Berkshire is a small residential neighborhood to the northeast of North Carolina’s capital city – Raleigh. The community is bounded by Townfield Drive to the north, west, and east and extends just past Wakespring Court at the south. This neighborhood is just one of several Wakefield communities located to the south of Wakefield Pines Drive. Nearby communities include Berkshire Village at Wakefield and Village at Wakefield Parkside.
About 5 minutes to the north of the neighborhood on Wakefield Pines Drive are Wakefield Elementary, Middle, and High Schools. A few minutes’ drive to the east is Living Arts College @ School of Communication Arts. The college is nestled between two popular shopping venues for local residents – Wakefield Crossing and Wakefield Commons. Residents are also only minutes away from The Shoppes at Caveness Farms located to the northeast on Capital Boulevard.
Two popular recreational areas nearby include Durant Nature Park and Falls Lake State Recreation Area. The park has over 240 acres with five miles of nature trails for hiking, walking, or mountain biking. Picnic areas and a playground are also available. Durant offers several types of rental facilities for special events and weddings. Falls Lake provides places for fishing, boating, and swimming. Locals can also hike, mountain bike, and camp in designated places of the State Recreation Area.
Less than a mile to the west of Wakefield Plantation Berkshire is the Neuse River which extends north into the Falls Lake State Recreation Area. Boat launches are available along the river for canoeing and kayaking.