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Avondale Estates Historic District
(added 1986 - De Kalb County - #86003669)
Roughly bounded by Avondale Rd., Lakeshore Dr., Kingstone, Clarendon, and Fairchild Dr., also Lake Avondale , Avondale Estates
(1250 acres, 158 buildings, 14 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Robinson,Arthur Neal
Architectural Style: Other, Colonial Revival, Tudor Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Commerce, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Park, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Park, Single Dwelling

Briarcliff
(added 1988 - De Kalb County - #88001167)
Also known as Candler,Asa G.,Jr.,House
1260 Briarcliff Rd., NE , Atlanta
(9 acres, 2 buildings, 6 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Frazier,Charles E.
Architectural Style: Other, Colonial Revival
Historic Person: Candler,Asa G.,Jr.
Significant Year: 1922, 1933
Area of Significance: Entertainment/Recreation, Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: State
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Health Care
Current Sub-function: Hospital

Brookhaven Historic District
(added 1986 - De Kalb County - #86000134)
E of Peachtree-Dunwoody and N and E of Peachtree Rds. , Atlanta
(3000 acres, 202 buildings, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Area of Significance: Entertainment/Recreation, Landscape Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Recreation And Culture, Social
Historic Sub-function: Museum, Outdoor Recreation, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Recreation And Culture, Social
Current Sub-function: Civic, Outdoor Recreation, Single Dwelling

Cameron Court District
(added 1982 - De Kalb County - #82004662)
E of Atlanta at Braircliff Rd. , Atlanta
(60 acres, 23 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Nicholes,H.W.
Architectural Style: Tudor Revival, Mission/Spanish Revival, Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Candler Park Historic District
(added 1983 - De Kalb County - #83000191)
Roughly bounded by Moreland, DeKalb, McLendon, and Harold Aves., Mathews St., and Clifton Terr. , Atlanta
(4500 acres, 1321 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, 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

Candler Park Historic District (Boundary Increase)
(added 2005 - De Kalb County - #05000140)
Roughly bounded by Moreland Ave., Freedom Pkwy., Harold Ave., Matthews St., and DeKalb Ave. , Atlanta
(320 acres, 70 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Queen Anne, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Park, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Park, School, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Decatur Cemetery
(added 1997 - De Kalb County - #97000459)
Also known as Old Decatur Cemetery;Decatur City Cemetery
229 Bell St. , Decatur
(580 acres, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Scott, Robert et al., Pauley, W.C.
Area of Significance: Art, Community Planning And Development, Black, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Defense, Funerary, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Battle Site, Cemetery, Monument/Marker
Current Function: Funerary, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Cemetery, Monument/Marker

Decatur Waterworks
(added 2006 - De Kalb County - #06000123)
1400 McConnell Dr., Mason Mill Park , Decatur
(420 acres, 1 building, 13 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Engineering, Politics/Government, Landscape Architecture, Entertainment/Recreation
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Park, Water Works
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Donaldson-Bannister House and Cemetery
(added 2009 - De Kalb County - #09000585)
Also known as Chesnut House
4831 Chamblee-Dunwoody Rd. , Dunwoody
(28 acres, 6 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Smith, Francis Palmer
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Landscape Architecture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Druid Hills Historic District
(added 1979 - De Kalb County - #79000715)
Also known as Druid Hills
U.S. 29 , Atlanta
(13000 acres)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Olmsted,Frederick Law
Architectural Style: Classical Revival, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Education, Landscape, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Park, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Landscape, Religion
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Park, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Druid Hills Parks and Parkways
(added 1975 - De Kalb County - #75002070)
Both sides of Ponce de Leon Ave. between Briarcliff Rd. and the Seaboard Coast Line RR tracks , Atlanta and vicinity
(2500 acres, 8 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Olmsted,Frederick Law
Architectural Style: Tudor Revival, Other, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Landscape Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Park, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Landscape, Religion, Social
Current Sub-function: Civic, Multiple Dwelling, Park, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

Emory Grove Historic District
(added 2000 - De Kalb County - #00000300)
Centered on N. Decatur Rd. bet. the CSX RR and the University Park-Emory Highlands-Emory Estates HD , Decatur
(900 acres, 200 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Ivey and Crook, Robert and Company
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Late Gothic Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Education, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Church School, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Education, Religion
Current Sub-function: Church School, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling

Emory University District
(added 1975 - De Kalb County - #75002071)
N. Decatur Rd. , Atlanta
(1000 acres, 17 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Hornbostel,Henry
Architectural Style: Other, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Italianate
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Landscape Architecture, Social History, Religion
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: College
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: College

Inman Park--Moreland Historic District
(added 1986 - De Kalb County - #86001209)
Also known as See Also:Kriegshaber House
Roughly bounded by N. Highland, Seminole and Euclid, DeKalb, and Degress and Nashita Aves. , Atlanta
(860 acres, 272 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Denny,Wallis F.
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Colonial Revival, Beaux Arts
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

Kirkwood Historic District
(added 2009 - De Kalb County - #09000749)
Roughly bounded by Memorial Dr., Montgomery St., Hosea Williams Dr., Rogers St., CSX RR., & city limits , Atlanta
(8500 acres, 1788 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: et al., Bruce, Everett and Hayes
Architectural Style: Queen Anne, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Social History, Architecture, Commerce, Industry, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local , State , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Domestic, Education, Government, Social
Historic Sub-function: Meeting Hall, Multiple Dwelling, Post Office, Restaurant, School, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Domestic, Education, Government, Government
Current Sub-function: Fire Station, Multiple Dwelling, Post Office, Restaurant, School, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Kirkwood School
(added 2002 - De Kalb County - #02001045)
Also known as Kirkwood Elementary School
138 Kirkwood Rd. , Atlanta
(29 acres, 4 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: et.al., Bruce, Everett and Hayes
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Modern Movement
Area of Significance: Social History, Architecture, Black, Education
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: Library, School
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling

Klondike Historic District
(added 2007 - De Kalb County - #07001001)
Klondike and S. Goddard Rds. , Klondike
(4250 acres, 32 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Queen Anne, Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Funerary, Government, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Cemetery, Post Office, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Domestic, Funerary, Religion
Current Sub-function: Cemetery, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

Oglethorpe University Historic District
(added 1994 - De Kalb County - #94000779)
4484 Peachtree Rd. NE. , Atlanta
(90 acres, 4 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Person, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Morgan and Dillon, Leavitt, Charles W. Jr.
Architectural Style: Late Gothic Revival
Historic Person: Jacobs, Dr. Thornwall
Significant Year: 1915, 1929, 1940
Area of Significance: Architecture, Education, Landscape Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: College
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: College

South Candler Street--Agnes Scott College Historic District
(added 1994 - De Kalb County - #94000787)
Also known as Decatur Female Seminary (1889);Agnes Scott Institute (1890-1
Roughly bounded by E. College, S. McDonough, S. Candler, E. Hill and E. Davis Sts. , Decatur
(950 acres, 88 buildings, 2 structures, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Ansley, William, et al.
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian, Late 19th And Early 20th Century American Movements
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Education
Historic Sub-function: College, Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Education
Current Sub-function: College, Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

Stone Mountain Historic District
(added 2000 - De Kalb County - #00001476)
Roughly bounded by Stone Mountain Cemetery, Stone Mountain Memorial Park, Lucie St. CSX RR, VFW Dr., and Stone Mtn City , Stone Mountain
(2900 acres, 273 buildings, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Barili and Humphreys, Wilson, J.A.
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Black, Entertainment/Recreation, Community Planning And Development, Commerce, Architecture, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Funerary, Recreation And Culture, Religion, Social
Historic Sub-function: Business, Cemetery, Clubhouse, Museum, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Funerary, Government, Recreation And Culture, Religion, Social
Current Sub-function: Business, Cemetery, City Hall, Clubhouse, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Sport Facility

Stone Mountain Quarries Historic District
(added 2005 - De Kalb County - #05000900)
Also known as Stone Mountain Memorial State Park
Stone Mountain Memorial State Park , Stone Mountain
(6870 acres, 3 buildings, 4 structures, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Information Potential, Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Weiblen, George, Hancock, Walter
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance: Art, Architecture, Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Industry
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: State
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Business, Extractive Facility, Natural Feature, Processing Site, Rail-Related, Work Of Art (Sculpture, Carving, Rock Art)
Current Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Natural Feature, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Work Of Art (Sculpture, Carving, Rock Art)

University Park--Emory Highlands--Emory Estates Historic District
(added 1998 - De Kalb County - #97001638)
Roughly bounded by N. Decatur Rd., Durand Dr., Peavine Cr., and the Druid Hills Historic District , Decatur
(850 acres, 150 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Kauffman, O.F., Nash, J.T.
Architectural Style: Late 19th And Early 20th Century American Movements, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Area of Significance: Landscape Architecture, 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: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

Winnona Park Historic District
(added 2002 - De Kalb County - #02000565)
Roughly bounded by E. College Ave., Avery St., S. Columbia Dr., and Mimosa Dr. , Decatur
(1300 acres, 321 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Wilburn, Leila Ross
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late 19th And Early 20th Century American Movements
Area of Significance: Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education
Historic Sub-function: School, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education
Current Sub-function: School, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store




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