Mordecai Place Historic District
Mordecai Place Historic District
Mordecai Place Historic District is located in North Carolina
Mordecai Place Historic District
Mordecai Place Historic District is located in the US
Mordecai Place Historic District
Location Roughly bounded by N. Blount St., Courtland Dr., Old Wake Forest Rd. and Mordecai Dr., 208 Delway St., Raleigh, North Carolina
Coordinates 35°47?30?N 78°37?58?W / 35.79167°N 78.63278°W / 35.79167; -78.63278Coordinates: 35°47?30?N 78°37?58?W / 35.79167°N 78.63278°W / 35.79167; -78.63278
Area 95 acres (38 ha)
Built 1785 (1785)
Architect Salter, James; Rose and Linthicum, et al.
Architectural style Bungalow/craftsman, Colonial Revival, Classical Revival
NRHP reference # 97001668, 00001570 (Boundary Increase)[1]
Added to NRHP February 4, 1998, December 28, 2000 (Boundary Increase)

Mordecai Place Historic District is a historic neighborhood and national historic district located at Raleigh, North Carolina. The district encompasses 182 contributing buildings and 1 contributing object in the most architecturally varied of Raleigh's early-20th century suburbs for the white middle-class. It was developed between about 1900 to the 1950s and includes notable examples of Colonial Revival, Classical Revival, and Bungalow / American Craftsman style architecture. Within the district is the Mordecai Historic Park, which includes the separately listed Mordecai House. Other notable buildings are the former Pilot School and the Pilot Baptist Church (c. 1917).[2][3]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1998, with a boundary increase in 2000.[1]

References

  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ Patricia S. Dickinson; Helen P. Ross, Susan E. Holladay (May 1997). "Mordecai Place Historic District" (pdf). National Register of Historic Places - Nomination and Inventory. North Carolina State Historic Preservation Office. Retrieved . 
  3. ^ Claudia R. Brown (September 2000). "Mordecai Place Historic District" (pdf). National Register of Historic Places - Nomination and Inventory. North Carolina State Historic Preservation Office. Retrieved . 

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