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Arrowhead
(added 1989 - Franklin County - #89001597)
Also known as James Major House;Tom Jett Place;FR-234
US 60, 0.5 mi. S of Hanley Ln. , Frankfort
(9 acres, 5 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Blanton,Harrison
Architectural Style: Federal
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Restaurant, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Central Frankfort Historic District
(added 2009 - Franklin County - #09000570)
Bounded by East and West 2nd St., Logan St., the Kentucky River, High St., and Mero St. , Frankfort
(1260 acres, 78 buildings, 4 structures, 2 objects)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Person, Event
Architectural Style: Federal, Greek Revival
Historic Person: Thomas Todd, John Marshall Harlan
Significant Year: 1795, 1961
Area of Significance: Architecture, Politics/Government, Community Planning And Development, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Local , Private , State
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Domestic, Government, Religion, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Business, Capitol, Religious Structure, Road-Related, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Domestic, Government, Religion, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Business, Courthouse, Religious Structure, Road-Related, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Corner in Celebrities Historic District
(added 1971 - Franklin County - #71000343)
Also known as Old Downtown Frankfort
Roughly bounded by Kentucky River on S and W, St. Clair and Main Sts. , Frankfort
(40 acres, 26 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Other, Greek Revival, Federal
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Military
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Frankfort Barracks District
(added 1975 - Franklin County - #75000758)
Also known as Civil War Barracks;Frankfort Military Post
Bounded by New, Shelby, and Coke Sts., and Woodland Ave. , Frankfort
(30 acres, 6 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Brawner,Alexander
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Military
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Defense, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Institutional Housing, Military Facility
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling

Frankfort Commercial Historic District
(added 1979 - Franklin County - #79000986)
Both sides of Kentucky River at Bridge St. , Frankfort
(240 acres, 86 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late 19th And Early 20th Century American Movements
Area of Significance: Transportation, Architecture, Commerce, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1750-1799
Owner: State , Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Recreation And Culture, Religion, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Business, Department Store, Hotel, Multiple Dwelling, Rail-Related, Religious Structure, Theater
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Recreation And Culture, Religion, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Business, Department Store, Hotel, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Road-Related, Theater

Julian Farm
(added 1988 - Franklin County - #88000670)
Also known as FR-189
S side of US 60 , Bridgeport
(3359 acres, 13 buildings, 12 structures)
Historic Significance: Information Potential, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Agriculture, Architecture
Cultural Affiliation: 18th-19th c. Rural American
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Irrigation Facility, Processing, Storage
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Irrigation Facility, Processing, Storage

Old Statehouse Historic District
(added 1980 - Franklin County - #80001529)
Also known as See Also:Old Statehouse;Old Governor's Mansion
Roughly bounded by Broadway, Blanton, St. Clair, Ann and High Sts. , Frankfort
(270 acres, 74 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Other, Greek Revival, Federal
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: State , Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government

South Frankfort Neighborhood Historic District
(added 1982 - Franklin County - #82002698)
Also known as See Also:71000345;73000804;72000532;75000758;76000885
Roughly bounded by US 60, Rockland Ct., and the Kentucky River , Frankfort
(1830 acres, 637 buildings)
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Other, Italianate, Queen Anne
Historic Person: Beckham,Governor,et al.
Significant Year: 1833, 1925
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Current Function: Domestic

Stewart Home School
(added 1976 - Franklin County - #76000884)
Also known as Kentucky Military Institute;Franklin Springs
5.5 mi. S of Frankfort on U.S. 127 , Frankfort
(300 acres, 6 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Italianate, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture, Military, Health/Medicine, Social History
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Education, Health Care
Historic Sub-function: Camp, Educational Related Housing, Resort, School
Current Function: Domestic, Health Care
Current Sub-function: Institutional Housing




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