Sir Walter Hotel

Once known as the "third house of state government" because so many legislators gathered there, the ten-story Neoclassical Revival building was long a center of Raleigh's social scene. The hotel was renovated as apartments for the elderly in the late 1970s.

Date: 1924

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Sir Walter Hotel, 2010

Sir Walter Hotel, 2010

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Sir Walter Hotel, 2010

Sir Walter Hotel, 2010

Detail. Image courtesy of B. Fullington, Capital City Camera Club. View File Details Page

Sir Walter Hotel, 2010

Sir Walter Hotel, 2010

Awning. Image courtesy of B. Fullington, Capital City Camera Club. View File Details Page

Sir Walter Hotel, 2010

Sir Walter Hotel, 2010

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Sir Walter Hotel, 1928

Sir Walter Hotel, 1928

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Sir Walter Hotel, 1928

Sir Walter Hotel, 1928

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Sir Walter Hotel, 1928

Sir Walter Hotel, 1928

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Sir Walter Hotel, 1928

Sir Walter Hotel, 1928

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Sir Walter Hotel, 1920

Sir Walter Hotel, 1920

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Sir Walter Hotel, 1980

Sir Walter Hotel, 1980

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Sir Walter Hotel

Sir Walter Hotel

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Sir Walter Hotel

Sir Walter Hotel

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Street Address:

400-412 Fayetteville Street [map]

Cite this Page:

RHDC, “Sir Walter Hotel,” Raleigh Historic, accessed June 23, 2017, http://raleighhistoric.org/items/show/80.
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