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KENTUCKY - Simpson County - Historic Districts

Cedars, The
(added 1996 - Simpson County - #95001516)
812 E. Cedar St. , Franklin
(470 acres, 11 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Processing, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Processing, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Franklin Downtown Commercial District
(added 1983 - Simpson County - #83002873)
Also known as See also:Franklin Downtown Commercial District (Boundary Inc
Roughly Main and College Sts. between Washington and Madison Sts. , Franklin
(150 acres, 50 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Mixed (More Than 2 Styles From Different Periods)
Area of Significance: Transportation, Architecture, Commerce, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Government
Historic Sub-function: Business, Courthouse, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Government
Current Sub-function: Business, Courthouse, Specialty Store

Franklin Downtown Commercial District (Boundary Increase)
(added 1983 - Simpson County - #83002874)
Also known as See Also:Franklin Downtown Commercial District
200 S. Main and 207 S. College Sts. , Franklin
(10 acres, 4 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Italianate, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Health Care
Historic Sub-function: Hospital, Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Health Care
Current Sub-function: Hospital, Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

Hampton Hall
(added 1996 - Simpson County - #95001519)
Also known as SI-44
6240 Bowling Green Rd. , Franklin
(1960 acres, 6 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Processing, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Storage
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Processing, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Storage

Harristown Historic District
(added 1996 - Simpson County - #95001515)
Roughly bounded by Walker Ave., Bell St., W. Washington St. and West St. , Franklin
(530 acres, 126 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Black
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion, Social, Vacant/Not In Use
Historic Sub-function: Department Store, Religious Structure, Restaurant, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Education, Funerary, Religion, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Mortuary, Religious Structure, School, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

West Cedar Street Historic District
(added 1996 - Simpson County - #95001514)
W. Cedar St., N and S sides, between N. High and West Sts. , Franklin
(280 acres, 69 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Gothic Revival, Federal
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Religion, Work In Progress
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling




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