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Avery Avenue Historic District
(added 1987 - Burke County - #87001915)
Roughly along parts of Avery, Lenoir, Morehead, Walker, Evans, & Short Sts. , Morganton
(430 acres, 112 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Bungalow/Craftsman, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Broughton Hospital Historic District
(added 1987 - Burke County - #87001918)
Also known as See Also:Western North Carolina Insane Asylum
Roughly bounded by Broughton Hospital campus, NC 18, Bickett St., & Enola Rd. , Morganton
(3370 acres, 60 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Sloan,Samuel
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Art Deco
Historic Person: Murphy,Patrick Livingston
Significant Year: 1878, 1940
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: State , Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Health Care
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Hospital, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Health Care
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Hospital, Single Dwelling

Jonesboro Historic District
(added 1987 - Burke County - #87001916)
Roughly bounded by W. Concord, Bay, Jones, Lytle, & S. Anderson Sts. , Morganton
(235 acres, 37 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Black
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Federal , Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling, Unoccupied Land
Current Function: Domestic, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling, Unoccupied Land

Morganton Downtown Historic District
(added 1987 - Burke County - #87001930)
Also known as See Also:Burke County Courthouse
E. Union, S. Green, N. & S. Sterling, King & Queen Sts. , Morganton
(150 acres, 62 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Classical Revival, Italianate, Art Deco
Area of Significance: Law, Politics/Government, Commerce, Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Federal , Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Government
Historic Sub-function: Business, Correctional Facility, Courthouse, Post Office, Professional, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Government, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Business, Correctional Facility, Courthouse, Post Office, Professional, Specialty Store

North Carolina School for the Deaf Historic District
(added 1989 - Burke County - #89000325)
Jct. US 70 and US 64 , Morganton
(680 acres, 14 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Benton,Charles C., Bauer,Agustus
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Colonial Revival, Late Victorian
Historic Person: Goodwin,Dr. John McKee
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Education
Historic Sub-function: School, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Education
Current Sub-function: School, Single Dwelling

North Green Street--Bouchelle Street Historic District
(added 1987 - Burke County - #87001926)
Also known as See Also:Avery, Alphonso Calhoun, House
N. Green, Bouchelle, & Patterson Sts. , Morganton
(210 acres, 37 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Bungalow/Craftsman, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
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

South King Street Historic District
(added 1987 - Burke County - #87001920)
S. King St. , Morganton
(55 acres, 10 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Marsh,M.R.
Architectural Style: Other, Colonial Revival, Late Gothic Revival
Area of Significance: Education, Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 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

West Union Street Historic District
(added 1987 - Burke County - #87001931)
Also known as See Also:Mountain View;Riddle, Dr. Joseph Bennett, House;Tat
Roughly parts of W. Union St., Montrose St., & Riverside Dr. , Morganton
(325 acres, 59 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Bungalow/Craftsman, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

White Street--Valdese Avenue Historic District
(added 1987 - Burke County - #87001927)
White St. & Valdese Ave. , Morganton
(220 acres, 38 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Bungalow/Craftsman, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling




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