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West End Historic District

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Fourth Street, Winston Salem, NC 27101
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Take the carriage ride!

This is a very quaint activity! Visits in the summer a best, dine at 4th Street Filling Station... read more

Reviewed November 10, 2017
HarvestDream
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Pilot Mountain, North Carolina
A little disappointing.

We were hoping for a few less boarded up, closed businesses on 4th street. We walked from Spruce to... read more

Reviewed September 15, 2017
Janice G
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Fourth Street, Winston Salem, NC 27101
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Reviewed November 10, 2017

This is a very quaint activity! Visits in the summer a best, dine at 4th Street Filling Station, yes, ti used to be a gas station, now its a restaurant with atmosphere. High brick walls with climbing vines make the patio area a unique spot....More

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Reviewed September 15, 2017

We were hoping for a few less boarded up, closed businesses on 4th street. We walked from Spruce to Main. They can make it great, but if almost feels as if the area is struggling. We had a homeless person approach us as we sat...More

3  Thank Janice G
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Reviewed September 13, 2017

West End is first and foremost an eclectic neigbhorhood just off of downtown where houses are in high demand. Hilly streets are the norm which is just a bit of an annoyance. The little West End shopping district sports the best consigment shop (the snob...More

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Reviewed September 7, 2017

Grace Park, restaurants (fine dining, upscale, family types), bars, shops, people watching....it's got it all!

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Reviewed August 7, 2017

Be sure to take this tour with Dan. He was very informative with a sense of humor. We were on a road trip for our anniversary and decided to try this. So glad we did. We learned so much on this tour about the history...More

1  Thank mary1michael
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Reviewed July 25, 2017

This area has been and is being regentrified. There are some really nice "southern bell" homes and the old Sears building has been made into a large office building. There are some nice green spaces and a couple of parks. It is not, however, the...More

2  Thank bsnestrvler
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Reviewed July 17, 2016

West End is the oldest and closest neighborhood to downtown Winston-Salem. Many of the older houses are still standing and have been renovated. The yards are mostly well-kept and neat, with flowers and trees. It's worth a drive or a walk through to see the...More

1  Thank Eng-Lib
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Reviewed April 19, 2016

Visitors and locals alike should invest the time to take an excursion back in time and see a historic area of this wonderful city. The homes are interesting and the ambience of the area speak to a more gentile type of living.

3  Thank byron s
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Reviewed March 30, 2016

This is a wonderful walkable area with a great park area, winding streets, beautiful homes, and fabulous restaurants. Adjacent Burke Street has many wonderful businesses and restaurants to visit as well.

4  Thank cbmo48
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Reviewed February 8, 2016

great area. good location. lots of nice restaurants to visit. good area to walk and visit in. very family friendly. nice parks in the area.

2  Thank cindy e
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Chad T
March 28, 2018|
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Response from bsnestrvler | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but here are some links I found that might help. I do know that there was a company doing Segway tours as recently as 2 months ago. Meet at 871 W 4th Street (in front of Bernardin’s) Reservation recommended... More
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barryb349
November 10, 2017|
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Response from bsnestrvler | Reviewed this property |
Most cities have a Planning Committee that handles zoning. Or the West End may have their own historic committee(or similiar). There are down sides to being in some designated areas, such as all exterior (some places even... More
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