Sherwood Forest Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Sherwood Forest, in Columbia, South Carolina, is a neighborhood southwest of downtown. The boundaries of Sherwood Forest are Rosewood Drive on the south, Kilbourne Road to the west, Devine Street to the north, and North Beltline Boulevard to the east.
Sherwood Forest homes are above the median average for Columbia. The neighborhood was built on forest in the 1940s and 50s, and the houses have been updated over the years. The houses are larger than the average for Columbia and the area is considered a prime location for family living.
Residents of Sherwood Forest don’t have to go far to find the outdoors. Fishing and boating are a stone’s throw away from Sherwood Forest at Lake Katherine near Fort Jackson. Windsor Lake is another reservoir just up the road with fishing, boating, and walking paths. Sesquicentennial State Park and Lake are at 9564 Two Notch Road and boast camp grounds, fishing, hunting, and hiking, all within a few miles of downtown Columbia.
Columbia is in prime golf country. LinRick Golf Course, at 356 Camp Ground Road, is an 18 hole municipal course north of the city. Oak Hill Country Club, at 7629 Fairfield Road, offers a private club experience, with 18 holes of championship golf, pool, tennis, and a world class restaurant.
Columbia is home to the Gamecocks of the University of South Carolina, where they play football in the SEC. Williams-Bryce Stadium can be quite a loud place on game day Saturday. Tickets are hard to come by, but the viewing parties are everywhere as the whole town gets behind the team.