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NORTH CAROLINA - Wake County - Historic Districts

Apex Historic District
(added 1994 - Wake County - #94000185)
Roughly bounded by N. Elm, N. Salem, Center, S. Salem, and W. Chatham Sts. , Apex
(480 acres, 107 buildings, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Stout, J.W., Simpson, Frank
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Queen Anne, Early Commercial
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: City Hall, Department Store, Rail-Related, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Department Store, Government Office, Road-Related, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Apex Historic District (Boundary Increase II)
(added 2008 - Wake County - #07001502)
Roughly centered on Hunter, Center, Chatham, Cunningham, Holleman & Hughes Sts. , Apex
(213 acres, 37 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Modern Movement, Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Apex Historic District (Boundary Increase)
(added 2002 - Wake County - #02000016)
Grove and Thompson Sts., and parts of Hunter St. , Apex
(80 acres, 24 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Other
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Apex Historic District (Boundary Increase)
(added 1995 - Wake County - #95000210)
Also known as See Also:Apex Historic District
Roughly bounded by E. Chatham, S. Hughes, S. Mason and E. Moore Sts. , Apex
(150 acres, 39 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Queen Anne, Classical Revival, Italianate
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Bloomsbury Historic District
(added 2002 - Wake County - #02000497)
Roughly bounded by Fairview Rd., St. Mary's St., Byrd St., Sunset Dr. and Whitaker Mill Rd. , Raleigh
(1200 acres, 439 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Carolina Builders
Architectural Style: Tudor Revival, Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Department Store, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function: Business, Department Store, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Restaurant, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Boylan Heights
(added 1985 - Wake County - #85001671)
Also known as See Also:Monfort Hall
Roughly bounded by Norfolk & Southern RR, Mountford, Martin and Florence Sts. and Dorothea Dr. , Raleigh
(820 acres, 252 buildings)
Historic Significance: Person, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Queen Anne, Colonial
Historic Person: Ellington,F.K.,et al.
Significant Year: 1907
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Cameron Park
(added 1985 - Wake County - #85001673)
Roughly bounded by Clark Ave., W. Peace and Saint Mary's Sts., College Pl., Hillsborough St. and Oberlin Rd. , Raleigh
(1050 acres, 274 buildings)
Historic Significance: Person, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Late Victorian, Bungalow/Craftsman, Colonial
Historic Person: Hunter,Carey N.,et al.
Area of Significance: Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Commerce, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Capitol Area Historic District
(added 1978 - Wake County - #78001978)
Also known as See Also:70000478;76001341;70000471;70000469;70000470;710006
State Capitol building and environs , Raleigh
(400 acres, 25 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Classical Revival, Late Gothic Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Landscape Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: State , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Capitol, Government Office, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Religion
Current Sub-function: Capitol, Government Office, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Carpenter Historic District
(added 2000 - Wake County - #00000549)
Along Capenter-Morrisville Rd., E of CSX Railroad Tracks and W of Davis Dr. , Cary
(2100 acres, 66 buildings, 8 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Late Victorian, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture, Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Funerary, Government, Social, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery, Department Store, Meeting Hall, Post Office, Processing, Rail-Related, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Funerary, Landscape, Religion, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Cemetery, Department Store, Park, Rail-Related, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

Cary Historic District
(added 2001 - Wake County - #01000425)
Roughly along Dry Ave., S. Academy St., and Park St. , Cary
(180 acres, 39 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Works Progress Administration
Architectural Style: Queen Anne, Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education
Historic Sub-function: Professional, School, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Religion
Current Sub-function: Library, Professional, Religious Structure, School, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

City Cemetery
(added 2008 - Wake County - #08000889)
17 S. E. St. , Raleigh
(75 acres, 4 structures, 203 objects)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Stronach, William, et al.
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Social History, Art
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery
Current Function: Funerary
Current Sub-function: Cemetery

Crabtree Creek Recreational Demonstration Area
(added 1995 - Wake County - #95000783)
Also known as Umstead State Park
Roughly bounded by I-40, US 70 and the Raleigh--Durham Airport , Raleigh
(49122 acres, 128 buildings, 6 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: CCC, Marks, J.R., et al.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture, Politics/Government, Entertainment/Recreation, Conservation, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: State
Historic Function: Domestic, Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Camp, Forest, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Pedestrian Related, Road-Related
Current Function: Domestic, Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Camp, Forest, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Pedestrian Related, Road-Related

Depot Historic District
(added 2002 - Wake County - #02000946)
Bounded by W. Hargett, S. McDowell, S. Dawson, and W. Cabarrus St. , Raleigh
(210 acres, 27 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Milburn, Heister and Co., Fitzhugh Ricks
Architectural Style: Other, Art Deco
Area of Significance: Commerce, Industry, Transportation, Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Landscape, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Department Store, Park, Rail-Related, Restaurant, Warehouse
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Landscape, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Business, Department Store, Multiple Dwelling, Park, Rail-Related, Restaurant, Warehouse

Dix Hill
(added 1990 - Wake County - #90001638)
Also known as Dorothea Dix Hospital
Roughly bounded by Dorothea Dr., Lake Wheeler Rd. and the Norfolk Southern RR tracks , Raleigh
(800 acres, 18 buildings, 3 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Davis,A.J.
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Colonial Revival, Stick/Eastlake
Area of Significance: Health/Medicine, Landscape Architecture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: State
Historic Function: Domestic, Health Care, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Hospital, Institutional Housing, Plaza
Current Function: Domestic, Health Care, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Hospital, Institutional Housing, Plaza

Downtown Garner Historic District
(added 1989 - Wake County - #89002157)
Also known as Garner's Station
Roughly Garner Rd. and Main St. from New Rand Rd. to Broughton St. , Garner
(440 acres, 62 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Transportation, Education, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Department Store, Rail-Related, School, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Transportation, Work In Progress
Current Sub-function: Rail-Related, School, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Downtown Wake Forest Historic District
(added 2002 - Wake County - #02000059)
South White St. roughly from E. Roosevelt Ave. to Owen Ave. , Wake Forest
(60 acres, 25 buildings, 1 structure, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Commerce
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Health Care, Recreation And Culture, Social, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Medical Business/Office, Meeting Hall, Multiple Dwelling, Post Office, Rail-Related, Specialty Store, Theater
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Health Care, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Business, Medical Business/Office, Rail-Related, Restaurant, Specialty Store

East Raleigh--South Park Historic District
(added 1990 - Wake County - #90001527)
Also known as See Also:Rogers-Bagley-Daniels-Pegues House;Estey Hall;Mason
Roughly bounded by Bragg, East, E. Lenoir, Alston, Camden, Hargett, Swain, Davis, and S. Blount Sts. , Raleigh
(1480 acres, 532 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Edward,Gaston A.
Architectural Style: Italianate, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Education, Black, Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Health Care, Social
Historic Sub-function: Business, College, Hospital, Meeting Hall, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Health Care, Social
Current Sub-function: Business, Clinic, Clubhouse, College, Single Dwelling

Fayetteville Street Historic District
(added 2008 - Wake County - #07001412)
Roughly 100-400 blks. of Fayetteville, 00-100 blks. of W. Hargett, 00 blk. of W. Martin, 100-400 S. Salisbury Sts. , Raleigh
(120 acres, 20 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: multiple
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local , Federal , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Social
Historic Sub-function: Business, Department Store, Energy Facility, Financial Institution, Organizational, Professional, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Financial Institution, Multiple Dwelling, Multiple Dwelling, Post Office, Restaurant, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Fuquay Springs Historic District
(added 1996 - Wake County - #96001398)
Also known as See Also:Fuquay Mineral Spring
Roughly, S. Main St. and Fuquay Ave. from Spring St. to Sunset Dr. and Spring St. from Spring Ave. to Angier Rd. , Fuquay--Varina
(120 acres, 27 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Hairr, A.Y.
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Colonial Revival, Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Entertainment/Recreation, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Department Store, Multiple Dwelling, Natural Feature, Outdoor Recreation, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Landscape, Religion
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Natural Feature, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

Glen Royall Mill Village Historic District
(added 1999 - Wake County - #99001046)
Roughly bounded by N. Main St., E. Cedar Ave., CSX RR, and Royall Cotton Mill , Wake Forest
(450 acres, 82 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Hicks, Benjamin T., Briggs, John D.,
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce, Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Department Store, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Water Works
Current Function: Domestic, Landscape, Religion
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Park, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Glenwood
(added 1985 - Wake County - #85001672)
Roughly bounded by Wade Ave., Norfolk and Southern Railway, Belmont St. and Glenwood Ave. , Raleigh
(630 acres, 167 buildings)
Historic Significance: Person, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Queen Anne, Bungalow/Craftsman, Colonial
Historic Person: Pou,James H.
Significant Year: 1905, 1906
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Glenwood--Brooklyn Historic District (Boundary Increase and Decrease)
(added 2002 - Wake County - #02000058)
Also known as Glenwood Historic District
Roughly bounded by W. Peace St., St. Mary's St. Wills Forest St. and Glenwood Ave. , Raleigh
(200 acres, 88 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Queen Anne, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Government, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Fire Station, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Research Facility, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Religion
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, School, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Green Level Historic District
(added 2001 - Wake County - #01000340)
Jct. Green Level Church, Green Level West Rd., and Beaver Dam Rd. , Cary
(750 acres, 31 buildings, 4 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Gothic Revival, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Funerary, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Processing, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Funerary, Religion, Social
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Department Store, Processing, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Hayes Barton Historic District
(added 2002 - Wake County - #02000496)
Roughly bounded by St. Mary's St., Fairview Rd., Aycock St., Scales St. and Williamson Dr. , Raleigh
(1750 acres, 457 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Deitrick, William H., Draper, Earle S.
Architectural Style: Classical Revival, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Department Store, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Government, Religion
Current Sub-function: Business, Department Store, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Henderson, Isabelle Bowen, House and Gardens
(added 1989 - Wake County - #89001049)
2134 Oberlin Rd. , Raleigh
(12 acres, 3 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Henderson,Isabelle Bowen
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Garden, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Garden, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Hood--Anderson Farm
(added 1999 - Wake County - #99000509)
Old Battle Bridge Rd., 0.4 mi. S of jct. with Old Tarboro Rd. , Eagle Rock
(1380 acres, 12 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Information Potential, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Hood, William Henry
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Social History, Architecture, Historic - Aboriginal
Cultural Affiliation: Euro-American
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Business, Post Office, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling

Jones--Johnson--Ballentine Historic District
(added 1990 - Wake County - #89002352)
SR 1301--522 Sunset Rd. , Fuquay-Varina
(3380 acres, 18 buildings, 12 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other, Classical Revival, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Animal Facility, Processing, Professional, Single Dwelling, Storage
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Funerary
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Professional, Single Dwelling, Storage

Knight, Henry H. and Bettie S., Farm
(added 1988 - Wake County - #87002234)
US 64 , Knightdale
(450 acres, 6 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Person
Historic Person: Knight,Henry H., Knight,Bettie S.
Significant Year: 1905, 1911
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Multiple Dwelling, Processing, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Multiple Dwelling, Processing, Single Dwelling

Maiden Lane Historic District
(added 2006 - Wake County - #06000338)
2-20 Maiden Ln. , Raleigh
(27 acres, 12 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Queen Anne, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

Meadowbrook Country Club
(added 2009 - Wake County - #09001106)
8025 Country Club Dr. , Garner
(1208 acres, 1 building, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Social History, Black, Entertainment/Recreation
Period of Significance: 1950-1974
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Recreation And Culture, Recreation And Culture, Social
Historic Sub-function: Clubhouse, Outdoor Recreation, Sport Facility
Current Function: Recreation And Culture, Recreation And Culture, Social
Current Sub-function: Clubhouse, Outdoor Recreation, Sport Facility

Moore Square Historic District
(added 1983 - Wake County - #83001924)
Roughly bounded by Person, Morgan, Wilmington, and Davie Sts. , Raleigh
(291 acres, 83 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Italianate, Gothic
Area of Significance: Black, Landscape Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Commerce, Agriculture, Religion
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: State , Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Landscape, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Business, Financial Institution, Park, Religious Structure
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Landscape, Religion
Current Sub-function: Business, Financial Institution, Park, Religious Structure

Mordecai Place Historic District
(added 1998 - Wake County - #97001668)
Roughly bounded by N. Blount St., Courtland Dr., Old Wake Forest Rd. and Mordecai Dr. , Raleigh
(950 acres, 181 buildings, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Rose and Linthicum, et al., Salter, James
Architectural Style: Classical Revival, Colonial Revival, Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Domestic, Education, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, School, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Work Of Art (Sculpture, Carving, Rock Art)
Current Function: Domestic, Education, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, School, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Work Of Art (Sculpture, Carving, Rock Art)

Morrisville Historic District
(added 1992 - Wake County - #92000311)
Roughly, Chapel Hill Rd. and Church, Page, Ashe, Oak and Cedar Sts. , Morrisville
(290 acres, 46 buildings, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Queen Anne, Italianate
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Funerary, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery, Department Store, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Funerary, Religion
Current Sub-function: Cemetery, Department Store, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Mount Hope Cemetery
(added 2009 - Wake County - #08001292)
1100 Fayetteville St. , Raleigh
(293 acres, 1 building, 1 structure, 101 objects)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Goodwin, C.A., et al.
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Art, Landscape Architecture, Black
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery
Current Function: Funerary
Current Sub-function: Cemetery

New Hill Historic District
(added 2001 - Wake County - #01000426)
Roughly 0.5 S of jct. of Old US 1 and NC 1127, and 2 mi. W of jct. with Old US 1 , New Hill
(2820 acres, 59 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Tudor Revival, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Funerary, Religion, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery, Department Store, Hotel, Rail-Related, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Funerary, Religion, Transportation, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Cemetery, Department Store, Processing, Rail-Related, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Oak View
(added 1991 - Wake County - #91000359)
Also known as Williams--Wyatt--Poole Farm
Jct. of Poole Rd. and Raleigh Beltline , Raleigh
(150 acres, 5 buildings, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Person, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Historic Person: Williams,Benton S. D.
Significant Year: 1868, 1941
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Animal Facility, Cemetery, Processing, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Funerary
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Cemetery

Oakwood Historic District
(added 1974 - Wake County - #74001380)
Also known as See Also:73001374;Oakwood Historic District (Boundary Increa
Roughly bounded by N. Boundary, Person, Jones, and Linden Sts., and Oakwood Cemetery , Raleigh
(1900 acres, 236 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Briggs,T.H
Architectural Style: Queen Anne, Second Empire, Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Oakwood Historic District (Boundary Increase II)
(added 1988 - Wake County - #87002235)
Also known as See Also:Oakwood Historic District;Marshall--Harris--Richard
Portions of N. & S. Bloodworth Sts., N. & S. East Sts. , N. Person St., E. Morgan St., New Bern Ave. & E. Edenton St. , Raleigh
(120 acres, 48 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Queen Anne, Bungalow/Craftsman, Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

Oakwood Historic District (Boundary Increase III)
(added 1989 - Wake County - #88003044)
Also known as Oakwood North Amendment;See Also:Oakwood Historic District;8
Roughly bounded by E. Franklin St., Wautauga St., Boundary St., and N. Bloodworth St. , Raleigh
(305 acres, 108 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Holland,John E.
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Bungalow/Craftsman, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

Oakwood Historic District (Boundary Increase)
(added 1987 - Wake County - #87001787)
Also known as See Also:Oakwood Historic District;Oakwood Historic District
E side of Linden Ave. & N side of 700 blk. E. Lane St. , Raleigh
(99 acres, 13 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Queen Anne, Bungalow/Craftsman, Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Pilot Mill
(added 1989 - Wake County - #89000441)
1121 Haynes St. , Raleigh
(57 acres, 7 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Warehouse
Current Function: Work In Progress

Purefoy--Dunn Plantation
(added 1988 - Wake County - #88000238)
E side US 1, .3 mi. N of US 1A , Wake Forest
(1850 acres, 2 buildings)
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Historic Person: Purefoy,John
Significant Year: 1832
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Purefoy--Dunn Plantation (Boundary Decrease)
(added 1997 - Wake County - #97000788)
E side of US 1, 0.3 mi. N of US 1A , Wake Forest
(1037 acres)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Roanoke Park Historic District
(added 2003 - Wake County - #03000389)
Roughly bounded by Whitaker Mill Rd. Fairview Rd. Morrison Ave., Sunrise Ave. and Brickett Blvd. , Raleigh
(1070 acres, 446 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Modern Homes Company
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Park, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Park, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Rock Cliff Farm
(added 2007 - Wake County - #07000879)
Also known as Wells, B.W. Farm
West end of Bent Rd. , Wake Forest
(834 acres, 5 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Person
Historic Person: Wells, Bertram Whittier
Significant Year: 1950, 1954
Area of Significance: Literature, Conservation, Science
Period of Significance: 1950-1974
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Domestic, Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Funerary, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Cemetery

St. Augustine's College Campus
(added 1980 - Wake County - #80002903)
Oakwood Ave. , Raleigh
(200 acres, 11 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Education
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: College
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: College

St. Mary's College
(added 1978 - Wake County - #78001981)
Also known as See Also:St.Mary's Chapel
St. Marys and Hillsborough Sts. , Raleigh
(160 acres, 9 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Classical Revival, Late Gothic Revival
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: College
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: College

Vanguard Park Historic District
(added 2003 - Wake County - #03000391)
Roughly bounded by McCarthy St., Whitaker Mill Rd., Pine Ave., and Hudson St. , Raleigh
(500 acres, 140 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Connell Realty and Mortgage Comany
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Varina Commercial Historic District
(added 1990 - Wake County - #89002351)
Broad and Fayetteville Sts. between Stewart St. and Ransdell Rd. , Fuquay-Varina
(40 acres, 12 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Commerce, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Department Store, Financial Institution, Hotel, Rail-Related
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Specialty Store

Wake Forest Historic District
(added 2003 - Wake County - #03001301)
Bounded by Oak St., RR tracks, Holding St., W. Vernon Ave., S. Wingate, N. Wingate, Durham Rd. and N. College Sts. , Wake Forest
(2460 acres, 245 buildings, 5 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Barrett, Charles W., et.al.
Architectural Style: Federal, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Education
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Landscape, Religion
Historic Sub-function: College, Department Store, Educational Related Housing, Plaza, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Landscape, Religion
Current Sub-function: College, Department Store, Educational Related Housing, Plaza, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Walnut Hill Historic District
(added 2000 - Wake County - #00001183)
Along Mial Plantation Rd., jct with Major Slade Rd. and Smithfield Rd. , Knightdale
(1570 acres, 25 buildings, 4 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Walden, W.S.
Architectural Style: Late Victorian, Gothic Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Education, Funerary, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Cemetery, Processing, Religious Structure, School, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Funerary, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Cemetery, Processing, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Wendell Boulevard Historic District
(added 2009 - Wake County - #09000382)
Also known as East Wilson Avenue
Wendell Blvd., Mattox St., Old Zebulon Rd., Buffalo St. and Main St. , Wendell
(430 acres, 74 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Education, Funerary, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Educational Related Housing, Mortuary, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Wendell Commercial Historic District
(added 1998 - Wake County - #98000947)
Roughly along jct. of Main St. and Third St. , Wendell
(60 acres, 23 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Early Commercial
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Health Care, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Department Store, Financial Institution, Medical Business/Office, Rail-Related, Specialty Store, Storage
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Commerce/Trade, Health Care, Transportation, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Business, Medical Business/Office, Rail-Related, Specialty Store

West Raleigh Historic District
(added 2003 - Wake County - #03001300)
Roughly bounded by Mayview Rd., Enterprise St., Hillsbourgh St. and Faircloth St. , Raleigh
(3320 acres, 1157 buildings, 8 structures, 2 objects)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Haines, H.N., Deitrick, William Henley
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government
Historic Sub-function: Business, Multiple Dwelling, Professional, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store, Warehouse
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Multiple Dwelling, Professional, Restaurant, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store




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