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Cross Timbers is a residential neighborhood near the heart of Bellevue in Nashville. The area has conveniences such as easy access to Interstate 40 and the main shopping district on Highway 70 South. There are respected schools in the area, a public library, and three family-friendly parks within a very short drive.
Some residents of Cross Timbers can walk to convenience markets, a grocery store, and a pharmacy. Even those who live on the eastern side of the neighborhood will find themselves only a short drive from several restaurants, diners, and bars. The Metro-Nashville public transportation system sends buses down Highway 70 South frequently, and the nearby Park and Ride station provides an express ride into downtown.
The elementary schools near Cross Timbers include the highly-rated Harpeth Valley Elementary and Gower Elementary. Ensworth is a private academy within a 15-minute drive. The school educates students in Pre-K through high school. Bellevue Middle School is within walking distance of the neighborhood.
There are three popular parks near Cross Timbers. The closest, Bellevue Park, has a huge play area for younger children, a path for walking and running, and a community center. It is adjacent to the Bellevue Public Library.
Percy and Edwin Warner Parks are sprawling nature parks that appeal to animal lovers, conservationists, and athletes. The parks have long walking trails that wind through forest, and visitors may run into a few deer while on a walk. The parks have picnic areas, dog training grounds, and an indoor nature center with information on local animals and flora.