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Pine Knoll Drive in North Carolina can be found near Route 1 and Interstate 440. Pine Knoll Drive can be found within zip code 27604 in Raleigh. Close by the picturesque Pine Knoll Drive is Raleigh’s Capitol Square, which is also home to the North Carolina Capitol Building. The square is surrounded by government buildings, including the Department of Justice Building, Supreme Court and Court of Appeals. On each corner of the square are historic churches, including Christ Episcopal Church, First Presbyterian Church, and two First Baptist Churches.
For the outdoorsy person living on Pine Knoll Drive, they will find themselves close to Beaman Lake which is perfect for a day trip or longer since Broadreach Summer Adventures is a camp ground located nearby. Throughout the summer, high temperatures typically reach the 80′s, and through summer nights temperatures are in the 60s.
Schools close to Pine Knoll Drive include Raleigh Charter High School and Peace College. Raleigh Charter High School is a free, public charter school that teaches students with a gifted-model curriculum. Peace College is a liberal arts college for young women. This historic college has been a cornerstone of the community for more than 150 years.
In addition to historic colleges and squares, Pine Knoll Drive also boasts being neighbors with the remarkable Mordecai House, also known as the Mordecai Plantation Manor or Mordecai Mansion. This celebrated building was built in 1785, and is a registered historical landmark and museum. It is also the centerpiece of the Mordecai Square Historic Park, right outside the Historic Oakwood neighborhood, in which Pine Knoll Drive is located. Mordecai Square Historic Park includes other attractions such as the original birthplace of President Andrew Johnson.