Hayes Barton Description
Hayes Barton is considered one of Raleigh's finest neighborhoods and was developed from the very beginning in the 1920s as an as an oasis from Downtown for Raleigh's professionals. With plenty of green space and rolling streets, the area is filled with larger, classic homes on nicely sized lots. Hayes Barton is noted as a historic district and was designed by renowned landscape architect and city planner Earle Sumner Draper. A more detailed history on the neighborhood can be found at the Raleigh Historic District Commission website.