Historic Oakwood is a nineteenth century neighborhood located near downtown Raleigh, North Carolina. The neighborhood, designated on the National Register of Historic Places and also Raleigh's first local Historic District, is comprised of hundreds of homes in a variety of architectural styles. Many of the homes have been painstakingly restored to maintain their original stature and beauty.
In addition to a passion for preserving the historic nature of their homes, many residents are avid gardeners. The backyards of these amazing properties are often hidden gems, where homeowners have created and maintain beautiful gardens. With quiet streets lined with sidewalks and trees, Historic Oakwood is an ideal place to live for an Old Raleigh feel.