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The Weslyn residential neighborhood, located in ZIP code 27604, is a well-kept community of homes, town homes, and apartments. The neighborhood is bordered by Glade Aster Court to the east and Wester Road to the south and accessed via Wester Road. Residents have quick access to North New Hope Road and Interstate 440/Cliff Benson Beltline.
There are plenty of things to do in the surrounding area and in Raleigh. The Raleigh IcePlex, located only three miles from Weslyn, offers hockey and figure skating training camps and leagues for children and adults. Less than two miles from the neighborhood is Marsh Creek Skate Park. The facility accommodates all skill levels and offers flow, street, and bowl skating.
Flower enthusiasts will enjoy the North Carolina State University’s J. C. Raulston Arboretum, where thousands of plants are on display along with a variety of specialty gardens.
Interesting areas in downtown Raleigh and convenient to the Weslyn neighborhood include North Hills, which is located in midtown and features upscale restaurants, movie theater, high-end shops, and boutiques. Moore Square is the place to go for art galleries and cobblestone streets. Old-fashioned lampposts light the way to after-hours pubs, live music, and a bustling nightlife. Cameron Village provides a variety of retail stores, upscale specialty boutiques, handmade pottery from local artisans, designer bargains, and cafes and restaurants.
Many free attractions are available locally, among them the historic Oakwood Cemetery, established in 1869. Its gardens and art depict the Victorian era. More than 2,800 Confederate soldiers, Civil War generals, and politicians are interred in the cemetery.