Historic Oakwood

421 Elm Street
Raleigh, 27604
Price Range: $184,900 - $569,900
Sq Ft Range: 1,140 - 5,000 sq ft

Neighborhood Information on Historic Oakwood in Raleigh, NC

Located near the heart of downtown Raleigh, Oakwood is a 19th Century neighborhood that is believed to hold some of the oldest homes in Wake County.

With hundreds of homes within the community, Historic Oakwood offers prospective home buyers with a variety of options in terms of architectural styles, floor plans and price ranges.

Continue reading to learn more about this well-established community to discover if it’s right for you and your family.

Raleigh Homes for Sale in Historic Oakwood

Because of the historical integrity of the neighborhood, many of the home owners in Oakwood have invested thousands of dollars in restoring these majestic homes.

What’s more, many of these seasoned-homes also feature mature and beautifully-designed gardens.

The beauty of Historic Oakwood is so inherently obvious that there are regular tours of the homes and gardens there.

And the annual Garden Tour showcases the best of the best in Historic Oakwood.

These beautiful homes, many of which date back to the early 1900s, include such unique architectural features as:

  • Large columns typical of the Neo-Classical style
  • Queen Anne style homes with its use of texture and color
  • Generous-sized porches
  • Low walls of granite on property lines between homes
  • And more!

Invest in Your Own Historic Home at Oakwood Today!

The historical integrity of Oakwood is so celebrated locally that the city of Raleigh recognized it as the first local historic district in 1974.

If you’re a Wake County home buyer with a passion for historical homes, I recommend you check out the Oakwood neighborhood in Raleigh.

Contact me, Rachel Kendall, to learn more about this awe-inspiring Raleigh neighborhood today!

While you’re at it, be sure to check out all of the free home-buying resources I offer online, such as:

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