The Cove at Long Lake Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
The Cove at Long Lake is a residential neighborhood that covers .019 square miles in Raleigh. The neighborhood is close to Highway 70 and is bordered to the south by Country Trail and to the east by Pinecrest Road. Shaker Heights is close to the neighborhood’s north border. The middle-class neighborhood is in the 27613 zip code area.
Married couples and married couples with families live in The Cove’s houses, townhouses and apartments. The Cove is close to Downtown Raleigh for restaurants, shopping, museums, historic sites, and cultural activities.
The neighborhood is close to Raleigh for pedestrian friendly walking. Visitors can take self-guided tours using maps from the Capital Area Visitor Services of the North Carolina Museum of History. Visitors may tour Raleigh’s Capitol, its state legislative building and the historic, Victorian-style neighborhood of Oakwood.
The Capitol, a two-story brick building, was built in 1792 and was named after Sir Walter Raleigh. A second building was completed in 1840. Known as the permanent seat of the North Carolina State Capitol, it is considered a fine example of the Greek revival architectural style. The rotunda has plaques and busts honoring the people and historic events of North Carolina. Included in the tribute are three signers of the Constitution and three signers of the Declaration of Independence.
The Historic Oakwood neighborhood is the only 19th century neighborhood that exists in Raleigh. The architecture in the area includes Greek Temple, French Colonial and English Victorian. The neighborhood has drawn tourists since 1974. It is bordered to the north by Franklin Street, to the south by Edenton Street, to the east by Watauga Street, and to the west by Person Street.