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NORTH CAROLINA - New Hanover County - Historic Districts

Cape Fear Civil War Shipwreck Discontiguous District
(added 1985 - New Hanover County - #85003195)
Also known as See Also:USS PETERHOFF
Address Restricted , Wrightsville Beach
(2958 acres, 20 objects)
Historic Significance: Event, Information Potential, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Thompson,Capt. Nathaniel Lord
Architectural Style: Other, Mixed (More Than 2 Styles From Different Periods)
Area of Significance: Engineering, Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Architecture, Transportation, Commerce
Cultural Affiliation: American
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: State
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Water-Related
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Street Furniture/Object

Cape Fear Civil War Shipwreck Discontiguous District
(added 1985 - New Hanover County - #85003195)
Also known as See Also:USS PETERHOFF
Address Restricted , Kure Beach
(2958 acres, 20 objects)
Historic Significance: Event, Information Potential, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Thompson,Capt. Nathaniel Lord
Architectural Style: Other, Mixed (More Than 2 Styles From Different Periods)
Area of Significance: Engineering, Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Architecture, Transportation, Commerce
Cultural Affiliation: American
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: State
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Water-Related
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Street Furniture/Object

Cape Fear Civil War Shipwreck Discontiguous District
(added 1985 - New Hanover County - #85003195)
Also known as See Also:USS PETERHOFF
Address Restricted , Wilmington Beach
(2958 acres, 20 objects)
Historic Significance: Event, Information Potential, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Thompson,Capt. Nathaniel Lord
Architectural Style: Other, Mixed (More Than 2 Styles From Different Periods)
Area of Significance: Engineering, Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Architecture, Transportation, Commerce
Cultural Affiliation: American
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: State
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Water-Related
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Street Furniture/Object

Carolina Heights Historic District
(added 1999 - New Hanover County - #99000317)
Also known as Carolina Heights
Roughly bounded by Market St., Thirteenth St., Rankin St. and Nineteenth St. , Wilmington
(800 acres, 408 buildings, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Gause, James F., et al., Stephens, Burett
Architectural Style: Classical Revival, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Education, Funerary, Health Care, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery, Medical Business/Office, Monument/Marker, Religious Structure, School, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Education, Funerary, Health Care, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Current Sub-function: Cemetery, Medical Business/Office, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, School, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Carolina Heights Historic District (Boundary Increase)
(added 1999 - New Hanover County - #99001448)
1200 Block of Market St. and 100 & 200 blocks of N. 13th St. , Wilimington
(15 acres, 13 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Queen Anne, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Funerary, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Mortuary, Road-Related, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Funerary, Work In Progress
Current Sub-function: Mortuary, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Carolina Place Historic District
(added 1992 - New Hanover County - #92001086)
Bounded by Market St., Wallace Park, Gibson Ave., Wrightsville Ave. and S. Eighteenth St. , Wilmington
(460 acres, 337 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Stephens,Burett
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Queen Anne, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Market Street Mansion District
(added 1975 - New Hanover County - #75001284)
1704, 1705, 1710, 1713 Market St. , Wilmington
(100 acres, 4 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Stephens,Burett H.
Architectural Style: Other, Colonial Revival, Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Masonboro Sound Historic District
(added 1992 - New Hanover County - #92001334)
E side Magnolia Dr. and 7301--7601, 7424 and 7506 Masonboro Sound Rd. , Wilmington
(2820 acres, 22 buildings, 8 structures, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Information Potential, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Bacon,Henry
Architectural Style: Other, Colonial Revival, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Area of Significance: Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Entertainment/Recreation, Architecture
Cultural Affiliation: Rural American
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Sunset Park Historic District
(added 2003 - New Hanover County - #03001265)
Roughly bounded by Carolina Beach Rd., Southern Blvd., Burnett Blvd., and Sunset Ave. , Wilmington
(2270 acres, 823 buildings, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Stephens, Burett, Gouse, James F.
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Landscape, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Park, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Landscape, Religion
Current Sub-function: Park, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Tinga Nursery
(added 2000 - New Hanover County - #00001185)
US 117, 0.62 mi. N of jct. with NC 132 , Wrightsboro
(300 acres, 6 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Agriculture, European
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Horticulture Facility, Irrigation Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Horticulture Facility, Irrigation Facility, Single Dwelling

Westbrook-Ardmore Historic District
(added 2009 - New Hanover County - #08001414)
Also known as Pinehurst, Westbrook Gardens
Bounded by Dock St., Wrightsville Ave., Queen and Lingo Sts., and by S. 14th St. , Wilmington
(1340 acres, 467 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Lynch and Foard, Fore and Foster
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private , Local , State
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Domestic, Domestic, Government, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Fire Station, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Domestic, Domestic, Domestic, Landscape, Religion
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Park, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Wilmington Historic District (Boundary Increase)
(added 2003 - New Hanover County - #03000344)
Roughly bounded by Harnett,7th,3rd,Howard;Campbell, 9th, 12th,Princess;Dock, Castle 8th,14th;9th,Wright,Greenfield , Wilmington
(1700 acres, 775 buildings, 3 structures)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Education, Commerce, Black, Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Religion, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Multiple Dwelling, Rail-Related, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Religion, Transportation, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Multiple Dwelling, Rail-Related, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Wilmington Historic and Archeological District
(added 1974 - New Hanover County - #74001364)
Roughly bounded by Wright, S. 7th, and Harnett Sts., and N/S line 100 yds. W of North East Cape Fear River , Wilmington
(9000 acres, 100 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Information Potential, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Mixed (More Than 2 Styles From Different Periods)
Area of Significance: Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Architecture, Commerce, Military, Community Planning And Development, Industry
Cultural Affiliation: American
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling, Water-Related
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling, Street Furniture/Object




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