Dix Hill

Also known as: Dorothea Dix Hospital
Roughly bounded by Dorothea Dr., Lake Wheeler Rd. and the Norfolk Southern RR tracks, Raleigh, North Carolina


Street Views 

National Register information 

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on November 7, 1990
Reference number
Architectural styles
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival: Colonial Revival; American Movement: Bungalow/Craftsman; Victorian: Stick/Eastlake
Areas of significance
Landscape Architecture; Health/Medicine; Architecture
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Institutional housing; Plaza; Hospital
Current functions
Institutional housing; Hospital; Plaza
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874; 1925-1949
Significant years
1898; 1922; 1923
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 18
Contributing structures: 3
Contributing sites: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 3

Update Log 

  • October 8, 2015: New Street View added by Michael Miller