Our Mission

The mission of the Raleigh Historic Development Commission is to identify, preserve, protect, and promote Raleigh’s historic resources.

Quick Links

• Certificate of Appropriateness (COA)

 

• Design Review and Guidelines

 

Next COA Major Work Deadline:
4:00 pm on July 15

 

Contact Us

Late Nineteenth Century,1866-1899

Executive Mansion, Burke Square

Executive Mansion, Burke Square
Street Address: 
200 North Blount Street (Burke Square)
Date: 
1883-1891

Federal Building (Century Post Office)

Federal Building (Century Post Office)
Street Address: 
314 Fayetteville Street
Date: 
1874

Free Church of the Good Shepherd

Free Church of the Good Shepherd
Street Address: 
110 South East Street
Date: 
1874

Grand United Order of Odd Fellows Building

Grand United Order of Odd Fellows Building
Street Address: 
115 East Hargett Street
Date: 
ca. 1880

Gray-Fish-Richardson House

Gray-Fish-Richardson House
Street Address: 
530 North Blount Street
Date: 
1881; before 1903

Hawkins-Hartness House

Hawkins-Hartness House
Street Address: 
310 North Blount Street
Date: 
ca. 1882

Heck Houses

Heck Houses
Street Address: 
Heck-Lee House 503 E. Jones Street, Heck-Wynne House 511 E. Jones Street, Heck-Pool House 218 N. East Street
Date: 
between 1872 and 1875, between 1872 and 1875, between 1872 and 1875

Heck-Andrews House

Heck-Andrews House
Street Address: 
309 North Blount Street
Date: 
1870

Higgs-Coble-Helms House

Higgs-Coble-Helms House
Street Address: 
417 North Blount Street
Date: 
1878

Holladay Hall, NC State University

Holladay Hall, NC State University
Street Address: 
Primrose Avenue (North Carolina State University Campus)
Date: 
1889

Didn't find what you were looking for?

Click to reset all the filters and start a new search.

Raleigh Historic Landmarks (RHLs)

Tuesday, July 7 Raleigh City Council will hold a joint Public Hearing with RHDC regarding landmark designation of the Owen and Dorothy Smith House and Gethsemane Adventist Church. READ MORE

Historic Overlay Districts (HODs)

The City has been installing new street signage... READ MORE 

Design guidelines dicsussions are underway... READ MORE 

 

DejaNews

Read our latest newsletter

Certificates of Appropriateness (COAs)

The City's new UDO took effect September 1. With that comes a few process changes for Major Work COA Applications and an updated application form. Check out the COA process page on the City's website for more information. New! Approved Minor Work applications available on City web portal here.

 

After a year-long public effort of updating the Design Guidelines, the draft document is in the hands of the City Attorney prior to going to the RHDC and City Council for formal adoption. 

READ MORE