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FLORIDA - Sarasota County - Historic Districts

Armada Road Multi-Family District
(added 1989 - Sarasota County - #89002049)
Also known as 8SO1871
Roughly bounded by Granada Ave., Harbor Dr. S., Armada Rd. S., and Park Blvd. S. , Venice
(160 acres, 11 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Worrell,W.G.
Architectural Style: Mission/Spanish Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Outdoor Recreation
Current Function: Domestic, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Outdoor Recreation

Bacheller--Brewer Model Home Estate
(added 1992 - Sarasota County - #91002034)
Also known as 8SO188
1903 Lincoln Dr. , Sarasota
(10 acres, 2 buildings, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Martin,Thomas Reed
Architectural Style: Other, 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: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Bispham--Wilson Historic District
(added 2002 - Sarasota County - #02001010)
Also known as Jackson F. Bispham House
4613 S. Tamiami Trail , Sarasota
(9 acres, 3 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Education
Current Sub-function: Professional, School

Burns Court Historic District
(added 1984 - Sarasota County - #84003830)
400-446 Burns Court and 418, 426, and 446 S. Pineapple Ave. , Sarasota
(20 acres, 24 buildings)
Historic Significance: Person, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Burns,Owen, Martin Studios
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Other
Historic Person: Burns,Owen
Significant Year: 1924, 1925
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Caples'-Ringlings' Estates Historic District
(added 1982 - Sarasota County - #82001039)
Also known as John Ringling Estate,Charles Ringling Estate,Ralph Caples Es
Roughly bounded by Sarasota Bay, US 41, Parkview and N. Shore Ave. , Sarasota
(1500 acres, 18 buildings, 5 structures)
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Mixed (More Than 2 Styles From Different Periods)
Historic Person: Multiple
Significant Year: 1911
Area of Significance: Art, Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private , State
Historic Function: Domestic, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Forest, Museum, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Education, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: College, Museum, Park, Single Dwelling

Central--Cocoanut Historic District
(added 2005 - Sarasota County - #05000599)
11th St., Tamiami Tr., 22nd Dt. and RR tracks , Sarasota
(700 acres, 279 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late 19th And Early 20th Century American Movements
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 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

Downtown Sarasota Historic District
(added 2009 - Sarasota County - #09000183)
Bound by 1st St., Orange Ave., State St., Gulf Stream Ave. and N. Pineapple Ave. , Sarasota
(190 acres, 51 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Zimmerman, Ralph & William
Architectural Style: Mission/Spanish Revival, Renaissance
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Department Store, Hotel, Multiple Dwelling, Professional, Restaurant, Specialty Store, Theater
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Current Sub-function: Business, Professional, Religious Structure, Restaurant, Specialty Store, Theater

Eagle Point Historic District
(added 1991 - Sarasota County - #91001448)
Also known as Eagle Point Camp
759 N. Tamiami Trail , Venice
(1 acres, 19 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Information Potential, Event
Area of Significance: Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Entertainment/Recreation, Exploration/Settlement, Prehistoric
Cultural Affiliation: Manasota
Period of Significance: 500-999 BC, 499-0 BC, 499-0 AD, 1900-1924, 1000-500 AD
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Camp
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Edgewood Historic District
(added 1989 - Sarasota County - #89002048)
Also known as 8SO1870
Roughly bounded by School St., Myrtle Ave., Venice-By-Way, and Groveland Ave. , Venice
(280 acres, 36 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Carey & Walker, Gleichman,M.M.
Architectural Style: Mission/Spanish Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Hermitage--Whitney Historic District
(added 2002 - Sarasota County - #02001261)
6660 Manasota Key Rd. , Englewood
(35 acres, 5 buildings, 3 structures)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Entertainment/Recreation
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Keith, Edson, Estate
(added 1991 - Sarasota County - #91000282)
Also known as Phillippi Estate Park;Phillippi Plantation;8SO2285
5500 S. Tamiami Trail , Sarasota
(600 acres, 3 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Otis & Clark
Architectural Style: Other, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Prehistoric, Architecture
Cultural Affiliation: Manasota
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1000 AD-999 BC
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation

Laurel Park Historic District
(added 2008 - Sarasota County - #08000164)
Bounded by Morrill St.,Orange Ave.,Brother Geenen Wy.,Julia Pl.,& Lafayette Ct. , Sarasota
(500 acres, 251 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Mission/Spanish Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

Overtown Historic District
(added 2002 - Sarasota County - #02000781)
Also known as Florida Master Site File No. 8S0420
Roughly along Central and Cohen Aves., bet. 9th and 4th Sts. , Sarasota
(160 acres, 25 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Mission/Spanish Revival, No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Black, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Hotel, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store, Theater
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Professional, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Rigby's La Plaza Historic District
(added 1994 - Sarasota County - #94000373)
1002--1038 S. Osprey Ave., 1744 and 1776 Alta Vista St. and 1777 Irving Ave. , Sarasota
(30 acres, 8 buildings, 2 objects)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Rigby, Harry, Bryan, T. Miller
Architectural Style: Mission/Spanish Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Venezia Park Historic District
(added 1989 - Sarasota County - #89002047)
Also known as 8SO1872
Roughly bounded by Palermo St., Sorrento St., S. Harbor Dr., and Salerno St. , Venice
(550 acres, 47 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Mission/Spanish Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation, Single Dwelling




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