Capital Apartments

Designed in the Beaux Arts style, this structure is the first urban high-rise apartment building erected in Raleigh. It consists of five floors arranged in a U-shape around a well in the main facade. All floor plans have the same features, fireplaces, fourteen-foot ceilings, and exterior porches. Private residences.

Date: 1917


Capital Apartments, 2010

Capital Apartments, 2010

Image courtesy of A. Neifeld, Capital City Camera Club. View File Details Page

Capital Apartments, 1980s

Capital Apartments, 1980s

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Street Address:

127 New Bern Place [map]

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RHDC, “Capital Apartments,” Raleigh Historic, accessed June 26, 2017,
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