The Pizer-Abbott House c.1921
Historic Oakwood
313 Polk St
Raleigh, NC 27604

1,875 sqft
0.13 acres
3 bedrooms
2 baths $435,000

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The porch with it distinctive brick arches overlooks one of the most scenic streets in Oakwood which includes the Art and Craft style home next door. Nestled just inside the Oakwood Historic district this home is a block away from Blount Street Commons, a new area of new town houses & restored homes on 4 blocks formerly owned by the State.



Step back into the 1920 s in this open flowing floor plan that has been sensitively restored and updated. The entrance hall features a handsome staircase and an original telephone shelf. The 19ft long living room has 5 windows on three sides.

French doors, four windows and two wired wall sconces in the large dining room provides a versatile setting for formal or informal dining.

The modern kitchen includes movable island, gas range and much more.

A screened porch and full bath are steps away from the kitchen. All overlook the partially fenced yard that includes a patio, one car garage/workshop and concrete driveway.


The 19ft long main bedroom catches the morning sun with five windows on 3 sides.

Follow the afternoon sun to the southwest facing bedroom and its many windows.The third bedroom is now used as an office and guest room.
There are lots of options to expand & add bathrooms. The screened porch could be enlarged and/or enclosed and connected to the living room.

Make this a 2 story addition and you could add a master bath and closet to the end of the main bedroom.
Another option is to put a bath in the closet area at the front of the house.

The partial basement is used for recreation, laundry and storage.