College Hill, located in Greensboro, NC, is a neighborhood rich in history and charm. It was designated as Greensboro's first local historic district in 1980 and is also listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The neighborhood's significance dates from 1837 to 1941, with most of its development occurring from the 1890s to the 1930s.

The architecture in College Hill is diverse and fascinating. You'll find Craftsman-style bungalows, such as the one at 1001 McGee Street, known for its wood shingle siding and milk quartz stone porch supports. The neighborhood also showcases other architectural styles, including Queen Anne residences and charming bungalows. Notable historic buildings include the Bumpas-Troy House, the Effie M. Anderson House, Greensboro College Main Building, and Wafco Mills, among others. Due to its historic district status, exterior renovations and additions in College Hill must conform to specific guidelines to preserve the area's historical integrity.

College Hill underwent significant changes between World Wars I and II, with increased population density and commercial expansion. The neighborhood saw the development of multifamily housing and growth in amenities. During the 1930s, Tate Street in College Hill evolved to become Greensboro's first shopping center, hosting various businesses and serving the nearby student populations.

Today, College Hill continues to be a vibrant community. Its proximity to downtown Greensboro, the Coliseum, and other arts and entertainment venues makes it an attractive place for residents and visitors. The neighborhood offers easy access to local shopping, restaurants, and entertainment options, creating a convenient and enjoyable living environment.

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