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Walnut Bluffs is ideally located less than five miles southeast of Downtown Raleigh, North Carolina, and contains a mixture of housing types. The southern portion of Walnut Bluffs that is situated along Violet Bluff Court has a high concentration of townhome-style housing. The northern pocket of Walnut Bluffs contains a large number of single-family, ranch-style homes. These homes are situated along Maybrook Drive and the northern border of Walnut Bluffs.
Just to the west of Walnut Bluffs is South New Hope Road. The neighborhood is bordered by other large neighborhoods to the north, east, and south. Neighboring areas include Deerfield At EagleChase and The Brooks At Maybrook Crossings. Surrounding these large pockets of neighborhoods are Poole Road to the north, Barwell Road to the east, and Rock Quarry Road to the south.
Walnut Bluffs is situated in the 27610 zip code area of Wake County. Public schools in the vicinity of the neighborhood include Barwell Road Elementary, Bugg Elementary, Ligon Middle, and Enloe High School. The Wake County Public Library and Olivia Raney Local History Library are less than two miles north of Walnut Bluffs.
Walnut Bluffs and the surrounding area is mainly a residential community. About three miles north of Walnut Bluffs are shopping and dining venues, including a Walmart Supercenter. The Farmington Square Shopping Center is approximately two miles west of Walnut Bluffs. The Triangle Town Center is a mall-type facility that’s quite popular, although it’s about eight miles north of Walnut Bluffs.
West-northwest of Walnut Bluffs by about 1.5 miles is Worthdale Park. This is an ideal park for nature walks and hikes. Approximately 1.5 miles northeast is Anderson Point Park with its four miles of walking trails and kids’ playground. The park’s boating visitors can travel up Crabtree Creek by boat or canoe and take in the natural Carolina beauty.