Listings by StateHistoric DistrictsVacant / Not In Use
DELAWARE - New Castle County - Historic Districts
Achmester (added 1979 - - #79000626)
Also known as Axmester
N of Middletown on SR 429 , Middletown
Historic Significance:
Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
MacFarlane,Robert & John
Architectural Style:
Other
Historic Person:
Mansfield,Gen. Richard
Significant Year:
1819, 1829, 1846
Area of Significance:
Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Agriculture/Subsistence,Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Agricultural Fields, Animal Facility, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Agricultural Fields, Animal Facility, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Aiken's Tavern Historic District (added 1977 - - #77000388)
Also known as Aikentown,Glasgow
Jct. of U.S. 40 and DE 896 , Newark
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Unknown
Architectural Style:
Italianate, Federal
Area of Significance:
Military, Religion, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1800-1824
Owner:
Local,Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Domestic,Religion
Historic Sub-function:
Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function:
Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Ardens Historic District (added 2003 - - #01001245)
Also known as Arden;Ardentown;Ardencroft
Address Restricted , Arden
Historic Significance:
Event
Area of Significance:
Social History
Period of Significance:
1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner:
Local
Historic Function:
Domestic,Education,Funerary,Industry/Processing/Extraction,Landscape,Recreation And Culture,Social
Historic Sub-function:
Cemetery, Civic, Hotel, Multiple Dwelling, School, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic, Funerary, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Social, Transportation
Current Sub-function:
Cemetery, Civic, Energy Facility, Multiple Dwelling, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Theater
Ashton Historic District (added 1978 - - #78000903)
N of Port Penn on Thormton Rd. , Port Penn
Historic Significance:
Person, Information Potential, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Unknown
Architectural Style:
No Style Listed
Historic Person:
Ashton,Robert
Significant Year:
1700, 1706
Area of Significance:
Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Exploration/Settlement, Architecture
Cultural Affiliation:
Colonial,rural
Period of Significance:
1700-1749
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Agriculture/Subsistence,Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling
Auburn Mills Historic District (added 1980 - - #80000939)
W of Yorklyn on DE 82 and DE 253 , Yorklyn
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Unknown
Architectural Style:
Romanesque, Queen Anne
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic,Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function:
Institutional Housing, Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Current Sub-function:
Institutional Housing, Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling
Bancroft and Sons Cotton Mills (added 1984 - - #84000439)
Also known as Brandywine Cotton Mills;Riddle,James & Sons, Mills;Rockford
Rockford Rd. , Wilmington
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style:
No Style Listed
Area of Significance:
Invention, Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance:
1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function:
Business, Manufacturing Facility, Warehouse, Water Works
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function:
Business, Manufacturing Facility, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Warehouse
Baynard Boulevard Historic District (added 1979 - - #79000631)
Baynard Blvd. between 18th St. and Concord Ave. , Wilmington
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Unknown
Architectural Style:
Colonial Revival, Queen Anne, Tudor Revival
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance:
1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner:
Local,Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Brandywine Park and Kentmere Parkway (Boundary Increase) (added 1981 - - #81000192)
Also known as See Also:Brandywine Park
Roughly bounded by Kentmere Pkwy., Augustine Cutoff, Lovering Ave., 18th and Market Sts. , Wilmington
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Canby,Samuel, Olmsted,Frederick Law
Architectural Style:
No Style Listed
Area of Significance:
Community Planning And Development, Landscape Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance:
1875-1899
Owner:
Local
Historic Function:
Landscape,Transportation
Historic Sub-function:
Park, Road-Related
Current Function:
Landscape, Transportation
Current Sub-function:
Park, Road-Related
Brandywine Powder Mills District (added 1984 - - #84000819)
Also known as Upper Yards;Hagley Yards
DE 141 and Brandywine River , Wilmington
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style:
No Style Listed
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance:
1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function:
Manufacturing Facility
Current Function:
Education, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function:
Museum
Brandywine Village Historic District (added 1971 - - #71000229)
Also known as Bokton;Brandywine;See Also:Branydwine Village Historic Distr
Roughly bounded by Brandywine Creek, Tatnall, 22nd, Gordon Sts. ,Vandever Ave., Mabel St., and 14th St. bridge , Wilmington
Historic Significance:
Information Potential, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Notman,John
Architectural Style:
Gothic Revival
Area of Significance:
Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Engineering, Education, Industry, Architecture
Cultural Affiliation:
American
Period of Significance:
1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner:
Local,Private
Historic Function:
Domestic,Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function:
Institutional Housing, Manufacturing Facility
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Business, Single Dwelling
Brandywine Village Historic District (Boundary Increase) (added 1976 - - #76002296)
Also known as See Also:Brancywine Village Historic District
Along 16th St. between Market St. bridge and 14th St. bridge , Brandywine
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Unknown
Architectural Style:
No Style Listed
Area of Significance:
Engineering, Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner:
Local,Private
Historic Function:
Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function:
Water Works
Current Function:
Unknown
Breck's Mill Area (added 1971 - - #71000230)
Also known as Henry Clay Village;Rokeby;See Also: 87000663;87000683
Breck's Lane and Creek Rd. , Wilmington
Historic Significance:
Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Unknown
Architectural Style:
Federal
Historic Person:
Breck,William,et al.
Significant Year:
1813, 1832
Area of Significance:
Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function:
Institutional Housing, Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Breck's Mill Area--Henry Clay Village Historic District (Boundary Decrease) (added 1988 - - #87000683)
Also known as Henry Clay Village;See Also:Breck's Mill Area
Roughly bounded by Mill Rd., Henry Clay Rd., Breck's Lane and Michigan Rd. , Wilmington
Historic Significance:
Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Unknown
Architectural Style:
Federal
Historic Person:
Breck,William,et al.
Significant Year:
1813, 1832
Area of Significance:
Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic,Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function:
Institutional Housing, Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Breck's Mill Area--Henry Clay Village Historic District (Boundary Increase) (added 1988 - - #87000663)
Also known as See Also:Breck's Mill Area
Rising Sun La. and Kennett Pike , Wilmington
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Perot,Robeson Lea
Architectural Style:
Mid 19th Century Revival, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance:
Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner:
Local,Private
Historic Function:
Domestic,Education
Historic Sub-function:
Multiple Dwelling, School, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic, Education
Current Sub-function:
Multiple Dwelling, School, Single Dwelling
Christiana Historic District (added 1974 - - #74000600)
Jct. of DE 7 and 273 , Christiana
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Unknown
Architectural Style:
Gothic Revival, Georgian, Federal
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Commerce, Military
Period of Significance:
1750-1799
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Church Street Historic District (added 1987 - - #87000944)
Bounded by Eighth, Locust, Seventh, and Church Sts. , Wilmington
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Unknown
Architectural Style:
No Style Listed
Area of Significance:
Architecture
Period of Significance:
1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Coffee Run Mission Site (added 1973 - - #73000509)
Also known as Coffee Run Church;St.Mary`s Church
SE of Hockessin off DE 48 , Hockessin
Historic Significance:
Event, Person
Historic Person:
Kenney,Father Patrick
Significant Year:
1812, 1840
Area of Significance:
Religion
Period of Significance:
1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic,Funerary,Religion
Historic Sub-function:
Cemetery, Church Related Residence, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure
Current Function:
Domestic, Funerary
Current Sub-function:
Cemetery, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Cooch's Bridge Historic District (added 1973 - - #73000528)
Also known as Cooch House;Dayett House;Mill,Armstrong, House
N of Newark off DE 896 , Newark
Historic Significance:
Event
Area of Significance:
Military, Industry
Period of Significance:
1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1825-1849, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic,Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function:
Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Current Sub-function:
Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling
Cooch's Bridge Historic District (Boundary Decrease) (added 1999 - - #97000790)
W of Newark, off DE 896 , Newark
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style:
Greek Revival, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance:
Military, Industry
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Agriculture/Subsistence,Defense,Domestic,Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function:
Agricultural Outbuildings, Battle Site, Manufacturing Facility, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Water Works
Current Function:
Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Current Sub-function:
Agricultural Outbuildings, Manufacturing Facility, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Water Works
Cool Spring Park Historic District (added 1983 - - #83003513)
Bounded by Park Pl., Jackson, Van Buren, and 10th Sts. , Wilmington
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Lenderman,I. M.
Architectural Style:
Queen Anne, Gothic
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance:
1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Cool Spring Park Historic District (Boundary Increase) (added 2007 - - #07000792)
Also known as CRS# N-8848.237 through .304
Roughly N. Rodney St., W. Ninth St., W.Tenth St., Pennsylvania Ave., Delaware Ave., N. Jackson St., , Wilmington
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style:
Gothic Revival, Late Victorian
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner:
Local,Private
Historic Function:
Domestic,Government,Religion,Social
Historic Sub-function:
Church Related Residence, Clubhouse, Multiple Dwelling, Public Works, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Health Care, Religion
Current Sub-function:
Business, Church School, Hospital, Multiple Dwelling, Public Works, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Delaware Avenue Historic District (added 1976 - - #76000576)
Also known as See Also: Delaware Avenue Historic District (Boundary Increa
Delaware Ave. from N. Harrison to N. Broom Sts. (both sides) , Wilmington
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Multiple
Architectural Style:
Colonial Revival, Italianate, Queen Anne
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance:
1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner:
Local,Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Delaware Avenue Historic District (Boundary Increase) (added 1987 - - #87000034)
Also known as See Also:Delaware Avenue Historic District;Pyle, Howard, Stu
Roughly bounded by Shallcross Ave., Harrison St., Pennsylvania Ave., and Rodney St. , Wilmington
Historic Significance:
Person, Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Et. al, Seeds,Joseph & Henry,and Sons
Architectural Style:
Other, Classical Revival, Late Victorian
Historic Person:
Heald,Joshua,et al.
Area of Significance:
Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner:
State,Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Delaware Boundary Markers (added 1975 - - #75002101)
Also known as Transpeninsular Line;Mason-Dixon Line;Tangent Line;The Arc;T
State boundary lines between DE-MD/DE-PA , Not Applicable
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Dixon,Jeremiah, Mason,Charles
Architectural Style:
No Style Listed
Area of Significance:
Politics/Government, Engineering
Period of Significance:
1825-1849, 1750-1799
Owner:
State
Historic Function:
Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function:
Monument/Marker
Current Function:
Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function:
Monument/Marker
Delaware City Historic District (added 1983 - - #83003515)
Roughly bounded by the Delaware River, Dragon Creek, DE 9, and the Delaware and Chesapeake Canals , Delaware City
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style:
Greek Revival, Italianate
Area of Significance:
Exploration/Settlement, Architecture, Transportation
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner:
Local,Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
East Brandywine Historic District (added 1985 - - #85003220)
Also known as See Also:Starr House;Howard High School
Roughly Bounded by Sixteenth St., Brandywine Creek, Twelfth St., and US 13 , Wilmington
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Multiple
Architectural Style:
Georgian, Late Victorian
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner:
State,Local,Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Domestic,Education,Industry/Processing/Extraction,Religion
Historic Sub-function:
Manufacturing Facility, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Religion
Current Sub-function:
Manufacturing Facility, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Eastburn--Jeanes Lime Kilns Historic District (added 1977 - - #77000389)
Also known as Eastburn--Jeanes Lime Kilns
N of Newark on Limestone Rd. , Newark
Historic Significance:
Event
Area of Significance:
Industry
Period of Significance:
1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function:
Extractive Facility
Current Function:
Vacant/Not In Use
Eighth Street Park Historic District (added 1983 - - #83001334)
Also known as Tilton Park Historic District;See Also:Eighth Street Park Hi
Roughly bounded by 6th, 10th, Harrison, and Broom Sts. , Wilmington
Historic Significance:
Person, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style:
Second Empire, Mixed (More Than 2 Styles From Different Periods)
Historic Person:
Multiple
Significant Year:
1865
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance:
1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic,Landscape
Historic Sub-function:
Park, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Multiple Dwelling, Park, Single Dwelling
Eighth Street Park Historic District (Boundary Increase) (added 1984 - - #84000841)
Also known as See also:Tilton Park Historic District;Eighth Street Park
Broom and 10th Sts. , Wilmington
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style:
Queen Anne, Stick/Eastlake
Area of Significance:
Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Eleutherian Mills (added 1966 - - #66000259)
Also known as Eleutherian Mills--Hagley Museum
N of Wilmington on DE 141 at Brandywine Creek Bridge , Wilmington
Historic Significance:
Event, Person
Historic Person:
DuPont,E.I.
Significant Year:
1803, 1921
Area of Significance:
Industry, Commerce
Period of Significance:
1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function:
Manufacturing Facility
Current Function:
Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function:
Museum
Fell Historic District (added 1983 - - #83001335)
Faulkland Rd. and New Fell's Lane , Wilmington
Historic Significance:
Person, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style:
Mixed (More Than 2 Styles From Different Periods)
Historic Person:
Fell,Jonathan
Significant Year:
1803, 1925
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Agriculture/Subsistence,Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Processing, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Fort Dupont Historic District (added 1999 - - #99001275)
Also known as CRS# N-1499
DE 9, S of Chesapeake and Delaware Canal , Delaware City
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style:
Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance:
Military, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner:
State
Historic Function:
Defense
Historic Sub-function:
Arms Storage, Fortification, Military Facility
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Health Care, Health Care, Recreation And Culture, Unknown
Current Sub-function:
Business, Hospital, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Public Works, Single Dwelling, Warehouse
Garrett Snuff Mills Historic District (added 1980 - - #80004486)
Also known as See Also:Garrett Snuff Mill
DE 82 and Yorklyn Rd. , Yorklyn
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Unknown
Architectural Style:
Georgian, Late Victorian
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Industry
Period of Significance:
1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Graves Mill Historic District (added 1979 - - #79000640)
E of Yorklyn on Way Rd. , Yorklyn
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Unknown
Architectural Style:
No Style Listed
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance:
1750-1799
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic,Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function:
Manufacturing Facility, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Hickman Row (added 2006 - - #06000284)
Also known as The Row
1-117 Hickman Rd. , Claymont
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style:
Other
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Black, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance:
1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Hockessin Friends Meetinghouse (added 1973 - - #73000510)
DE 275 and 254 at Meetinghouse Rd. , Hockessin
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Unknown
Architectural Style:
No Style Listed
Area of Significance:
Architecture
Period of Significance:
1700-1749
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic,Funerary,Religion
Historic Sub-function:
Cemetery, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure
Current Function:
Funerary, Religion, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function:
Cemetery, Religious Structure
Liston Ranger Rear Light Station (added 1978 - - #78000905)
W of Port Penn on DE 2 , Port Penn
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Light House Establishment
Architectural Style:
Greek Revival
Area of Significance:
Transportation, Architecture, Engineering
Period of Significance:
1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner:
Federal,Private
Historic Function:
Domestic,Transportation
Historic Sub-function:
Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Water-Related
Current Function:
Domestic, Transportation
Current Sub-function:
Single Dwelling, Water-Related
Lower Market Street Historic District (added 1980 - - #80000936)
Market St. , Wilmington
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Royer Bros.
Architectural Style:
Classical Revival, Greek Revival, Art Deco
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance:
1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Business, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Business, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Lower Market Street Historic District (Boundary Increase) (added 1985 - - #85000314)
Also known as See Also:Lower Market Street Historic District
Bounded by 4th, 5th, King and Shipley Sts. , Wilmington
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Multiple
Architectural Style:
Federal, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance:
Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function:
Business, Specialty Store
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function:
Business, Specialty Store
Middletown Historic District (added 1978 - - #78000896)
Also known as See Also:Middletown Academy
Roughly bounded by Redding, Scott, Lockwood, and Catherine Sts. , Middletown
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Fenemore,J.B.,et al.
Architectural Style:
Other, Late Victorian, Federal
Area of Significance:
Transportation, Politics/Government, Agriculture, Architecture, Commerce, Social History
Period of Significance:
1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Multiple Dwelling, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Montchanin Historic District (added 1978 - - #78000900)
Also known as Du Pont Station
DE 100 , Montchanin
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Wilmington & Northern Railroad Co.
Architectural Style:
Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian, Stick/Eastlake
Area of Significance:
Transportation, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Domestic,Transportation
Historic Sub-function:
Multiple Dwelling, Rail-Related, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Mount Cuba Historic District (added 1979 - - #79000627)
Also known as See Also:Wilmington & Western Railroad
SR 261 and DE 82 , Mount Cuba
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Unknown
Architectural Style:
No Style Listed, Gothic
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance:
1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1800-1824
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic,Industry/Processing/Extraction,Transportation
Historic Sub-function:
Manufacturing Facility, Rail-Related, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
New Castle Historic District (added 1967 - - #67000003)
Also known as See Also:Stonum;Old Courthouse;Amstel House
Bounded by Harmony St., The Strand, 3rd St., and Delaware St. , New Castle
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Multiple
Architectural Style:
Georgian, Colonial
Area of Significance:
Architecture
Period of Significance:
1750-1799, 1700-1749, 1650-1699
Owner:
State,Local,Private
Historic Function:
Domestic,Government
Historic Sub-function:
Capitol, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
New Castle Historic District (added 1984 - - #84000312)
Also known as See Also:Amstel House;Old Courthouse
Roughly bounded by the Delaware River, Broad Dike, 4th, 6th,7th, and Penn Sts. , New Castle
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Multiple
Architectural Style:
Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Federal, Late Victorian
Area of Significance:
Politics/Government, Transportation, Exploration/Settlement, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749, 1650-1699, 1600-1649
Owner:
Local,Private
Historic Function:
Domestic,Government,Industry/Processing/Extraction,Transportation
Historic Sub-function:
Capitol, Single Dwelling, Water-Related
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
North Saint Georges Historic District (added 1995 - - #95001033)
Also known as N-5002;See also:Sutton House;St. George's Presbyterian Churc
Roughly, along Main, Broad, Delaware and Church Sts., Red Lion Hundred , St. Georges
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Unknown
Architectural Style:
Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian, Mid 19th Century Revival
Area of Significance:
Transportation, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner:
State,Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Domestic,Religion,Social
Historic Sub-function:
Financial Institution, Meeting Hall, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Restaurant, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion, Social
Current Sub-function:
Department Store, Meeting Hall, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Odessa Historic District (added 1971 - - #71000227)
Also known as Appoquinimink;Cantwell's Bridge;See Also:Odessa H.D.
Bounded roughly by Appoquinimink Creek on SE, High St. on NE, 4th St. on NW, and Main St. on SW , Odessa
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Multiple
Architectural Style:
Italian Villa, Late Victorian, Federal
Area of Significance:
Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner:
Local,Private
Historic Function:
Agriculture/Subsistence,Domestic,Transportation
Historic Sub-function:
Single Dwelling, Storage, Water-Related
Current Function:
Domestic, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function:
Museum, Single Dwelling
Odessa Historic District (Boundary Increase) (added 1984 - - #84000846)
Also known as See also:Odessa Historic District;State Survey Number M-126D
Roughly Main and High Sts. between Appoquinimink River and DE 4 , Odessa
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style:
Italianate, Greek Revival, Federal
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner:
Local,Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Old College Historic District (added 1973 - - #73000526)
Main and College Sts. on University of Delaware campus , Newark
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Et al., Furness & Evans
Architectural Style:
Greek Revival, Mixed (More Than 2 Styles From Different Periods)
Area of Significance:
Education, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner:
State
Historic Function:
Education
Historic Sub-function:
College
Current Function:
Education
Current Sub-function:
College
Old Town Hall Commercial Historic District (added 1985 - - #85000154)
Also known as See Also:Jacob Dingee House;Obadiah Dingee House;Zachariah
Roughly bounded by 5th, N. King, 6th, and Shipley Sts. , Wilmington
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
multiple
Architectural Style:
Federal, Chicago, Other
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Financial Institution, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function:
Financial Institution, Museum, Specialty Store
Port Penn Historic District (added 1978 - - #78000907)
DE 9 , Port Penn
Historic Significance:
Information Potential, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Multiple
Architectural Style:
No Style Listed
Area of Significance:
Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Commerce
Cultural Affiliation:
Non-Aboriginal
Period of Significance:
1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner:
Local,Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Domestic,Transportation
Historic Sub-function:
Business, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store, Water-Related
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Quaker Hill Historic District (added 1979 - - #79000635)
Also known as See Also:Quaker Hill Historic District (Boundary Increase)
Roughly bounded by Tatnall, Jefferson, 2nd and 7th Sts. , Wilmington
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Unknown
Architectural Style:
Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Gothic, Italianate
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance:
1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner:
Local,Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Quaker Hill Historic District (Boundary Increase) (added 1985 - - #85003221)
Also known as See Also:Quaker Hill Historic District;Woodward Houses
Roughly bounded by Eighth, Catawba and Washington, Sixth and Seventh, and Wollaston Sts. , Wilmington
Historic Significance:
Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Multiple
Architectural Style:
Gothic Revival, Italianate, Second Empire
Historic Person:
Garrett,Elwood,et al.
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance:
1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner:
Local,Private
Historic Function:
Domestic,Religion
Historic Sub-function:
Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function:
Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Rockland Historic District (added 1972 - - #72000289)
Also known as Kirk's Ford;Youngstown
Town of Rockland and its environs along Rockland Rd. and Brandywine Creek , Rockland
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Multiple
Architectural Style:
No Style Listed
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance:
1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Agriculture/Subsistence,Commerce/Trade,Domestic,Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function:
Manufacturing Facility, Processing, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function:
Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Current Sub-function:
Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling
Shipley Run Historic District (added 1984 - - #84000854)
Roughly bounded by Adams, 11th, Jefferson, and 7th Sts. , Wilmington
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Unknown
Architectural Style:
Late Victorian
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance:
1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
St. Joseph's on the Brandywine (added 1976 - - #76000572)
10 Barley Mill Rd. , Greenville
Historic Significance:
Person
Historic Person:
du Pont,Charles I.
Significant Year:
1848, 1850
Area of Significance:
Social History
Period of Significance:
1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Education,Funerary,Religion
Historic Sub-function:
Cemetery, Church Related Residence, Religious Structure, School
Current Function:
Education, Funerary, Religion
Current Sub-function:
Cemetery, Church Related Residence, Religious Structure, School
Townsend Historic District (added 1986 - - #86001029)
Roughly bounded by Gray, Ginn and South, Lattamus and Main Sts., and Commerce St. and Cannery Ln. and Railroad Ave. , Townsend
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
et al., Maloney,Thomas
Architectural Style:
Bungalow/Craftsman, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance:
Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner:
Local,Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Domestic,Transportation
Historic Sub-function:
Pedestrian Related, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Village of Arden (added 1973 - - #73000550)
6 mi. N of Wilmington between Marsh Rd., Naaman's Creek, and Ardentown , Wilmington
Historic Significance:
Person, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Stephens,Frank, Price,Will
Architectural Style:
Other, Tudor Revival
Historic Person:
Stephens,Frank,et al.
Significant Year:
1900
Area of Significance:
Art, Politics/Government, Landscape Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Performing Arts
Period of Significance:
1900-1924
Owner:
Local,Private
Historic Function:
Domestic,Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function:
Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Wawaset Park Historic District (added 1986 - - #86000008)
Bounded by Pennsylvania Ave., Woodlawn Ave., Seventh St., and Greenhill Ave. , Wilmington
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Et al., Palmer,Edward L.
Architectural Style:
Georgian, Gothic, Tudor Revival
Area of Significance:
Landscape Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
West 9th Street Commercial Historic District (added 2008 - - #08001204)
Also known as N14449
111-320 W. 9th St., 901-909 N. Orange St., 825-901 N. Tatnall St. , Wilmington
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Windrim, John Torrey, et al.
Architectural Style:
Italianate, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance:
1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Domestic,Education
Historic Sub-function:
Business, College, Financial Institution, Multiple Dwelling, Professional, Restaurant, Specialty Store
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Business, Financial Institution, Multiple Dwelling, Professional, Restaurant, Specialty Store
Wilmington and Western Railroad (added 1980 - - #80000932)
Also known as Landenberg Branch of the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad
DE 41 , Hockessin and
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Wilmington & Western Railroad Co.
Architectural Style:
No Style Listed
Area of Significance:
Transportation, Engineering, Commerce
Period of Significance:
1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Transportation
Historic Sub-function:
Rail-Related
Current Function:
Transportation
Current Sub-function:
Rail-Related
Winterthur Museum and Gardens (added 1971 - - #71000233)
Also known as Henry Francis du Pont Museum and Gardens
6 mi. NW of Wilmington on DE 52 , Wilmington
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Unknown
Architectural Style:
No Style Listed
Area of Significance:
Art, Architecture, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic,Landscape
Historic Sub-function:
Forest, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function:
Forest, Museum, Park
Wooddale Historic District (added 1979 - - #79000630)
Also known as Delaware Iron Works;See Also:Wooddale Covered Bridge
NW of Newport on Wooddale Rd , Newport
Historic Significance:
Information Potential, Event
Area of Significance:
Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Invention, Industry
Cultural Affiliation:
American,industrial
Period of Significance:
1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Agriculture/Subsistence,Domestic,Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function:
Agricultural Fields, Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
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