When Sherwood Forest was first created, it was the poshest post-war sub-division in Atlanta. Today, Sherwood Forest has been able to retain the poshness that was first created in the post-war era. In fact, when home seekers and residents tour the streets of Sherwood Forest, they will find many homes with large lots, winding picturesque streets, and a variety of home styles to choose from. Most homes in the area are ranch-style homes, but there are a variety of contemporary homes, condos, and townhouses too. Better yet, home seekers can choose between historical homes or new construction as well.