Dix Hill

Roughly bounded by Dorothea Dr., Lake Wheeler Rd. and the Norfolk Southern RR tracks
Raleigh, North Carolina

Historic Document

Dix Hill is located in Wake County, North Carolina certified as a historic location on Wednesday November 07, 1990. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Domestic, Health Care, Landscape, more specifically a Institutional Housing, Plaza, Hospital. Dix Hill was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Landscape Architecture, Health/Medicine, Architecture.

Dix Hill Information

Other Name: Dorothea Dix Hospital
Ownership Type: State
Type of Resource: District
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1898, 1922, 1923
Level of Governmental Significance: State
Architect, builder, or engineer: Davis,A.J.; Et al.
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Dix Hill Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 800
Number of historically contributing buildings: 18
Number of historically contributing sites: 1
Number of historically contributing structures: 3
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 3
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Raleigh Historic Locations Wake County Historic Locations North Carolina Historic Locations