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KENTUCKY - Fayette County - Historic Districts
Ashland Park Historic District (added 1986 - - #86000755)
Also known as See Also:Clay, Henry, Home of
Roughly bounded by S. Hanover Ave., Richmond Rd., Woodspoint Rd., and Fontaine Rd. and E. High St. , Lexington
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Et al., Olmsted Bros.
Architectural Style:
Bungalow/Craftsman, Other, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance:
Landscape Architecture, 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
Athens Historic District (added 1979 - - #79000971)
Athens-Boonesboro Pike , Athens
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Unknown
Architectural Style:
Italianate, Greek Revival, Late Victorian
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance:
1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Bell Court Neighborhood Historic District (added 1980 - - #80001507)
Also known as See Also:Bell Place
Roughly bounded by RR tracks, Main St., Boonesboro and Walton Aves. , Lexington
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Multiple
Architectural Style:
Romanesque, Italianate, Queen Anne
Area of Significance:
Architecture
Period of Significance:
1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Government, Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Current Sub-function:
Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Boone Creek Rural Historic District (added 1994 - - #94000839)
Also known as See Also:Cleveland-Rogers House;Grimes House and Mill Comple
Roughly bounded by I-75, Cleveland Rd., Athens--Boonesboro Rd. and Grimes Rd. , Lexington
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Unknown
Architectural Style:
Federal, No Style Listed
Area of Significance:
Exploration/Settlement, Agriculture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Agriculture/Subsistence,Domestic,Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function:
Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Manufacturing Facility, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Storage
Bowman Mill Road Rural Historic District (added 1999 - - #99000901)
Bowman Mill Rd., Parkers Mill Rd., and Cave Hill Ln. , Lexington
Historic Significance:
Event
Area of Significance:
Agriculture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Agriculture/Subsistence,Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Processing, Single Dwelling, Storage
Current Function:
Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Processing, Single Dwelling, Storage
Constitution Historic District (added 1982 - - #82002686)
Also known as See Also:Kennedy,Matthew,House
Roughly bounded by E. 3rd., Limestone, Walnut and Pleasant Stone Sts. , Lexington
Historic Significance:
Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Multiple
Architectural Style:
Italianate, Greek Revival, Federal
Historic Person:
Multiple
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance:
1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function:
Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Downtown Commercial District (added 1983 - - #83000559)
Roughly bounded by Main, Church, Walnut Sts., and Broadway , Lexington
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Multiple
Architectural Style:
Mixed (More Than 2 Styles From Different Periods)
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner:
Local,Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Government
Historic Sub-function:
Business, Courthouse, Financial Institution
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Government
Current Sub-function:
Business, Courthouse, Financial Institution
Elsmere Park Historic District (added 1976 - - #76000868)
Also known as Elsmere Park
Off N. Broadway, between W. 6th and 7th Sts. , Lexington
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Multiple
Architectural Style:
Romanesque, Shingle Style, Queen Anne
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Community Planning And Development
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
Gratz Park Historic District (added 1973 - - #73000796)
Bounded by 2nd and 3rd Sts., the Byway, and Bark Alley , Lexington
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Multiple
Architectural Style:
Greek Revival, Gothic
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance:
1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic, Education, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function:
Multiple Dwelling, Museum, Park, Single Dwelling
Hart, Col. Thomas, Historic District (added 1978 - - #78003552)
156--192 N. Broadway;320--322 W. Second St. , Lexington
Hollywood Terrace Historic District (added 2008 - - #08000652)
Tates Creek Road and the rear property lines of the properties facing Euclid, Tremont and Park Ave , Lexington
Historic Significance:
Event, Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Levy, Morris L.
Architectural Style:
Colonial Revival, Bungalow/Craftsman
Historic Person:
Levy, Morris L.
Significant Year:
1900, 1907, 1923
Area of Significance:
Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner:
Private,Local
Historic Function:
Domestic,Domestic,Religion,Transportation
Historic Sub-function:
Religious Structure, Road-Related, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic, Domestic, Religion, Transportation
Current Sub-function:
Religious Structure, Road-Related, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Keeneland--Keeneland Racetrack (added 1986 - - #86003487)
Off Versailles and Rice Rds. , Lexington
Historic Significance:
Person, Event
Historic Person:
Keene,Jack
Significant Year:
1916, 1936, 1937
Area of Significance:
Entertainment/Recreation
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function:
Animal Facility, Outdoor Recreation
Current Function:
Agriculture/Subsistence, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function:
Animal Facility, Outdoor Recreation
Mentelle Park (added 1985 - - #85002973)
Mentelle Pk. , Lexington
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Multiple
Architectural Style:
Other, Colonial Revival, Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance:
Landscape Architecture, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic,Landscape
Historic Sub-function:
Park, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic, Landscape
Current Sub-function:
Park, Single Dwelling
Middle Reaches of Boone Creek Rural Historic District (added 1996 - - #96000429)
Also known as See Also:Boot Hill Farm;Dailey--Milton Holliday House;Captai
Roughly bounded by US 421, Jones Nursery, Coombs Ferry, Sulpher Well Rds., and US 25 , Lexington
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Unknown
Architectural Style:
Federal, No Style Listed
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Agriculture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1750-1799
Owner:
State,Private
Historic Function:
Agriculture/Subsistence,Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Agricultural Fields, Animal Facility, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Storage
Current Function:
Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Agricultural Fields, Animal Facility, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Storage
Mt. Horeb Archeological District (added 1998 - - #98000088)
Address Restricted , Lexington
Historic Significance:
Information Potential
Area of Significance:
Prehistoric
Cultural Affiliation:
Adena
Period of Significance:
499-0 BC, 499-0 AD, 1000-500 AD
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Funerary,Religion
Historic Sub-function:
Ceremonial Site, Graves/Burials
Current Function:
Agriculture/Subsistence
Current Sub-function:
Agricultural Fields, Processing
New Zion Historic District (added 2008 - - #08001118)
4972 Newtown Pike through 5200 Newtown Pike, and 103-135 New Zion Rd. , Fayette
Historic Significance:
Event
Area of Significance:
Black
Period of Significance:
1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Agriculture/Subsistence,Commerce/Trade,Domestic,Funerary,Landscape,Recreation And Culture,Religion
Historic Sub-function:
Agricultural Fields, Business, Cemetery, Outdoor Recreation, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Unoccupied Land
Current Function:
Domestic, Funerary, Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Religion, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function:
Business, Cemetery, Outdoor Recreation, Single Dwelling, Unoccupied Land
North Broadway-Short Street Historic District (added 1983 - - #83000560)
Also known as 05.22.79.1212;05.23.75.0977
N. Broadway and W. Short St. , Lexington
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Multiple
Architectural Style:
Mixed (More Than 2 Styles From Different Periods)
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function:
Business
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function:
Business
North Limestone Commercial District (added 1983 - - #83003652)
N. Limestone St. between Church and 3rd Sts. , Lexington
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style:
Federal
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance:
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
Northeast Residential Historic District (added 1985 - - #85003151)
Roughly bounded by E. Fifth St., Kleiser Ave. and Campsie Pl., E. Fourth St., and Humbard Alley , Lexington
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Multiple
Architectural Style:
Colonial Revival, Greek Revival, Queen Anne
Area of Significance:
Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Northside Residential Historic District (Boundary Increase) (added 1982 - - #82002692)
Also known as See Also:79000977;74000868
337--371 N. Limestone, 400--465 N. Limestone, and 356 Morris St. , Lexington
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Multiple
Architectural Style:
Gothic Revival, Georgian, Late Victorian
Area of Significance:
Architecture
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
Paris Pike Historic District (added 1977 - - #77001647)
No address given , Lexington
Paris Pike Historic District (added 1978 - - #77001558)
Also known as See Also:Fairlawn;Shady Side
NE of Lexington, both sides of US 27/68 , Lexington
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Unknown
Architectural Style:
No Style Listed
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Agriculture
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:
Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling
Pisgah Rural Historic District (added 1989 - - #88003348)
Also known as See Also:Early Stone Buildings of Central Kentucky TR
Area NE of Versailles roughly bounded by S. Elkhorn Creek, US 60, and Big Sink Rd. , Lexington
Historic Significance:
Information Potential, Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Unknown
Architectural Style:
Early Republic, Mid 19th Century Revival, Late Victorian
Area of Significance:
Commerce, Engineering, Transportation, Education, Exploration/Settlement, Black, Agriculture, Social History, Religion, Architecture
Cultural Affiliation:
Freedmen
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Domestic,Education,Funerary,Religion
Historic Sub-function:
Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Funerary, Religion
Current Sub-function:
Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Redd Road Rural Historic District (added 1991 - - #91000153)
Area largely S and E of jct. of Redd Rd. and Frankfort Rd. , Lexington
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Unknown
Architectural Style:
Other, Italianate
Area of Significance:
Exploration/Settlement, Agriculture, Black, Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Agriculture/Subsistence,Domestic,Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function:
Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Manufacturing Facility, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Storage
Scott and Wilson Houses District (added 1974 - - #74000869)
324, 328, 330, 336 S. Mill St. , Lexington
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Unknown
Architectural Style:
Late Victorian, Queen Anne
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Social History
Period of Significance:
1875-1899
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Shelby Family Houses (added 1978 - - #78001322)
Also known as See Also:77000614
SE of Lexington on Richmond Rd., Shelby Lane, and Jacks Creek Pike , Lexington
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Multiple
Area of Significance:
Exploration/Settlement, Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
South Hill Historic District (added 1978 - - #78001323)
Roughly bounded by S. Broadway, W. High, S. Limestone, and Pine Sts. , Lexington
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Shyrock,Cincinnatus, McMurty,John
Architectural Style:
Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Mid 19th Century Revival, Late Victorian
Area of Significance:
Architecture
Period of Significance:
1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Current Function:
Domestic
Southeast Lexington Residential and Commercial District (added 1984 - - #84001415)
Roughly bounded by High St., Rose Lane, Lexington and Woodland Aves. , Lexington
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Multiple
Architectural Style:
Other, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner:
State,Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Business, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Business, Single Dwelling
Victorian Commercial Block (added 1978 - - #78001325)
Bounded by Broadway, Main, Short, and Spring Sts. , Lexington
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Unknown
Architectural Style:
No Style Listed
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance:
1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function:
Business, Department Store, Specialty Store
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function:
Business, Department Store, Specialty Store
West Fayette County Rural Historic District (added 1991 - - #91000154)
Also known as See Also:Keeneland Racetrack
Roughly bounded by Rice, Van Meter, Elk Chester, Yarnallton, Leestown and Viley Rds. and US 60 , Lexington
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Gratz,Warfield, McMeekin,Robert
Architectural Style:
Other, Colonial Revival, Classical Revival
Area of Significance:
Exploration/Settlement, Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Agriculture/Subsistence,Domestic,Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function:
Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Sport Facility, Storage
Current Function:
Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function:
Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Sport Facility, Storage
West High Street Historic District (added 1969 - - #69000366)
N side of 100--300 blocks of W. High St. , Lexington
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Multiple
Architectural Style:
Greek Revival
Area of Significance:
Architecture
Period of Significance:
1800-1824
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Unknown
Western Suburb Historic District (added 1976 - - #76000878)
Also known as West Short Street Area
Irregular pattern along W. Short St. from Saunter to KY 922 , Lexington
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Multiple
Architectural Style:
Greek Revival, Late Victorian
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance:
1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner:
Local,Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Woodlands Historic District (added 1983 - - #83002771)
Roughly bounded by Main and High Sts., Ashland and Woodland Aves. , Lexington
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Multiple
Architectural Style:
No Style Listed
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
Woodward Heights Neighborhood Historic District (added 1980 - - #80001525)
Also known as See Also:73000795;77000615
Roughly bounded by High, Merino, and Pine Sts. , Lexington
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Multiple
Architectural Style:
Federal, Greek Revival, Late Victorian
Area of Significance:
Architecture
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:
Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
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