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1801
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VIRGINIA - Lynchburg County - Historic Districts

Court House Hill--Downtown
(added 2001 - Lynchburg County - #01000853)
Church, Clay, Court, Main Sts., roughly bounded by 5th through 13th Sts. , Lynchburg (Independent City)
( acres)

Court House Hill--Downtown Historic District (Boundary Increase)
(added 2002 - Lynchburg County - #02001361)
Also known as DHR File No. 118-5163
Roughly along Madison St., Harrison St., 7th St., 6th St., , Lynchburg (Independent City)
(75 acres, 44 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Chesterman, Aubrey
Architectural Style: Late Victorian, Federal
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Work In Progress
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

Daniel's Hill Historic District
(added 1983 - Lynchburg County - #83003289)
Cabell, Norwood, Hancock, Stonewall from 6th to H St. , Lynchburg (Independent City)
(490 acres, 144 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

Diamond Hill Historic District
(added 1979 - Lynchburg County - #79003283)
Roughly bounded by Dunbar Dr., Main, Jackson and Arch Sts. , Lynchburg (Independent City)
(420 acres, 136 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other, Colonial Revival, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

Diamond Hill Historic District (Boundary Increase)
(added 1983 - Lynchburg County - #83003290)
Also known as See Also:Diamond Hill Historic District
Grace St. , Lynchburg (Independent City)
(450 acres, 143 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Transportation, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Federal Hill Historic District
(added 1980 - Lynchburg County - #80004310)
Roughly bounded by 8th, 12th, Harrison and Polk Sts. , Lynchburg (Independent City)
(330 acres, 89 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Frye,E.G.
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Queen Anne, Second Empire
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History
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

Garland Hill Historic District
(added 1972 - Lynchburg County - #72001507)
Bounded roughly by 5th St., Federal Ave., and Norfolk Western Ry. tracks , Lynchburg (Independent city)
(100 acres, 65 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Johnson,Stanhope, Frye,Edward
Architectural Style: Gothic Revival, Late Victorian, Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry, Community Planning And Development, Social History
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

Kemper Street Industrial Historic District
(added 2008 - Lynchburg County - #08001054)
1300-1500 (odd) Kemper St., 1200-1300 (even) Campbell Ave. , Lynchburg
(169 acres, 5 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: et al., Johnson, Stanhope S.
Architectural Style: Art Deco, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry, Commerce, Social History
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Institutional Housing, Manufacturing Facility, Rail-Related
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Transportation, Vacant/Not In Use, Work In Progress
Current Sub-function: Rail-Related, Specialty Store

Lower Basin Historic District
(added 1987 - Lynchburg County - #87000601)
Also known as See Also:Wood, J. W., Building
700--1300 blks. of Jefferson St., 600--1300 blks. of Commerce St., and 1200--1300 Blks. of Main St. , Lynchburg (Independent City)
(520 acres, 60 buildings, 3 structures, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Davis,B.H.
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Italianate
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Business, Manufacturing Facility, Specialty Store, Warehouse
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Current Sub-function: Business, Manufacturing Facility, Specialty Store, Warehouse

Lower Basin Historic District (Boundary Increase)
(added 2002 - Lynchburg County - #02000620)
1307 Main St., 103-109 Sixth St. , Lynchburg (Independent City)
(9 acres, 2 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Johnson, Stanhope
Architectural Style: Early Republic, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Industry, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Department Store, Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Presbyterian Orphans Home
(added 2010 - Lynchburg County - #08000073)
Also known as Presbyterian Homes & Family Services, Inc.
150 Linden Ave. , Lynchburg (Independent City)
(1660 acres, 15 buildings, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Lewis, John Minor Botts, et.al.
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Church School, Institutional Housing, Music Facility
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Church School, Institutional Housing, Music Facility

Rivermont Historic District
(added 2003 - Lynchburg County - #03000224)
Also known as 118-0334
Rivermont Ave , Lynchburg (Independent City)
(1921 acres, 308 buildings, 2 structures, 3 objects)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: multiple
Architectural Style: Queen Anne, Beaux Arts
Area of Significance: Religion, Community Planning And Development, Health/Medicine, Entertainment/Recreation, Commerce, Education, Landscape Architecture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private , Federal , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Government, Recreation And Culture, Religion, Social
Historic Sub-function: Civic, Department Store, Financial Institution, Multiple Dwelling, Restaurant, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Government, Recreation And Culture, Religion, Social
Current Sub-function: Department Store, Financial Institution, Meeting Hall, Multiple Dwelling, Restaurant, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling




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