Details on the Sherwood Forest neighborhood

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Friday, March 11, 2011; 4:12 PM

BOUNDARIES: Notley Road to the north, Randolph Road to the south, Northwest Branch Park to the west and the houses along Sherwood Forest Drive to the east.

SCHOOLS: Westover Elementary School, White Oak Middle School. Students can choose among James Hubert Blake, Springbrook and Paint Branch high schools in the Northeast Consortium of schools. Students are guaranteed a spot at the neighborhood's base high school, Springbrook.

HOME SALES: During the past 12 months, 14 homes sold at prices ranging from $311,000 to $599,999, according to Dave Savercool, an agent for Long & Foster. Recently two homes were on the market, with prices of $515,000 and $624,000. Two homes were under contract, at $325,000 and $342,900 (one was a foreclosure and the other a short sale).

WITHIN WALKING DISTANCE: Northwest Branch Park, Robin Hood Swim Club.

WITHIN 15 MINUTES BY CAR: Shopping areas in Colesville, White Oak, Wheaton and downtown Silver Spring; Wheaton Regional Park; Brookside Gardens.

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