Listings by StateHistoric DistrictsVacant / Not In Use
NORTH CAROLINA - Durham County - Historic Districts
American Tobacco Company Manufacturing Plant (added 2000 - - #00001163)
Also known as W.T. Blackwell Company Tobacco
Roughly bounded by W. Pettigrew St., Blackwell St., Willard St. and Carr St. , Durham
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style:
Romanesque, Italianate
Area of Significance:
Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function:
Energy Facility, Manufacturing Facility, Storage
Current Function:
Vacant/Not In Use
Bright Leaf Historic District (added 1999 - - #99001619)
Roughly bounded by W. Peabody St., Duke St., Minerva Ave., N&W RR, Corporation St., Ligget St., Morris St. and W. Loop , Durham
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Linthicum, William H., Hicks, William Jackson
Architectural Style:
Other, Italianate
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner:
Local,Private
Historic Function:
Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function:
Energy Facility, Manufacturing Facility
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Work In Progress
Current Sub-function:
Business, Manufacturing Facility, Multiple Dwelling
Cleveland Street District (added 1985 - - #85002438)
Roughly Cleveland St. between Seminary & Gray Aves. & Mallard St. , Durham
Historic Significance:
Person, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Multiple
Architectural Style:
Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Stick/Eastlake, Queen Anne
Historic Person:
Howerton,R.T.,et al.
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Commerce
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:
Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Downtown Durham Historic District (added 1977 - - #77000998)
Roughly bounded by Peabody, Morgan, Seminary, Cleveland, Parrish, and Queen Sts. , Durham
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Multiple
Architectural Style:
Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Art Deco
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance:
1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner:
State,Local,Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Government
Historic Sub-function:
Business, Courthouse
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Government
Current Sub-function:
Business, Courthouse
Durham Cotton Mills Village Historic District (added 1985 - - #85001793)
Roughly bounded by Byrd and Middle Sts., E. Frontage Rd. and Resevoir St. , Durham
Historic Significance:
Event, Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Unknown
Architectural Style:
Other
Historic Person:
Carr,Julian S.,et al.
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance:
1875-1899
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
East Durham Historic District (added 2004 - - #04001393)
Roughly bounded by Southern Rwy right-of-way, N. Guthrie Ave. Holloway St., Hyde Park Ave, S. Plum St. and Vale St. , Durham
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Rose & Rose, Githins, Fred, et al.
Architectural Style:
Classical Revival, Queen Anne
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance:
1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner:
Local,Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Domestic,Education,Government,Industry/Processing/Extraction,Religion
Historic Sub-function:
Church Related Residence, Financial Institution, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Funerary, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Religion
Current Sub-function:
Church Related Residence, Financial Institution, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Forest Hills Historic District (added 2005 - - #05001476)
Roughly bounded by Kent St., Bivins St., Wells St., American Tobacco Trail, Forestwood Dr. and Beverly Dr. , Durham
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
et.al., Carr, George Watts
Architectural Style:
Colonial Revival, Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance:
Community Planning And Development, Architecture, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance:
1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic,Landscape,Recreation And Culture,Social,Transportation
Historic Sub-function:
Clubhouse, Garden, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Road-Related, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Current Sub-function:
Business, Garden, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Road-Related, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Golden Belt Historic District (added 1985 - - #85001791)
Also known as See Also:Golden Belt Historic District Boundary Increase
Roughly bounded by N & W RR, Taylor, Holman Sts., Morning Glory Ave. and Main St. , Durham
Historic Significance:
Person, Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Multiple, Mitchell,Andrew C.
Architectural Style:
Classical Revival, Romanesque, Bungalow/Craftsman
Historic Person:
Carr,Julian S.,et al.
Significant Year:
1901
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Religion
Period of Significance:
1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Domestic,Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function:
Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Current Sub-function:
Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Holloway Street District (added 1985 - - #85002437)
Roughly bounded by Holloway, Railroad & Liberty Sts., Peachtree Pl. & Dillard St. , Durham
Historic Significance:
Event, Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Multiple
Architectural Style:
Colonial Revival, Classical Revival, Queen Anne
Historic Person:
Ferrell,James A.,et al.
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Industry
Period of Significance:
1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Holloway Street Historic District (Boundary Increase) (added 2009 - - #09000263)
Roughly bounded by Holloway, Elizabeth, Primitive, and Queen Sts., and Mallard Ave. , Durham
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style:
Bungalow/Craftsman, Queen Anne
Area of Significance:
Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Department Store, Multiple Dwelling, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function:
Multiple Dwelling, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Hope Valley Historic District (added 2009 - - #09001105)
Avon Rd., Chelsea Circle, Cornwall Rd., Devon Rd. Exeter Way, Littlewoods Ln., Norwich Way, Stratford Rd. , Durham
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
et al., Boyer, M.E., Jr.
Architectural Style:
Colonial Revival, Tudor Revival
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance:
1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic,Domestic,Recreation And Culture,Social
Historic Sub-function:
Clubhouse, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Sport Facility
Current Function:
Domestic, Domestic, Recreation And Culture, Social
Current Sub-function:
Clubhouse, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Sport Facility
Lakewood Park Historic District (added 2003 - - #03000340)
1601-1907 W. Lakewood Ave., 2001-2112 Chapel Hill Rd., 1406-1601 James St. and 1809-1819 Bivins St. , Durham
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style:
Bungalow/Craftsman, Queen Anne
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance:
1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Domestic,Religion
Historic Sub-function:
Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion, Social
Current Sub-function:
Meeting Hall, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Meadowmont (added 1985 - - #85001554)
Off NC 54 , Chapel Hill
Historic Significance:
Person, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Kane,George W., Crisp and Edmunds
Architectural Style:
Other, Colonial Revival
Historic Person:
St. Pierre,David,et al.
Significant Year:
1933
Area of Significance:
Commerce, Landscape Architecture, Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Morehead Hill Historic District (added 1985 - - #85001792)
Also known as See Also:Hill,John Sprunt,House;Greystone
Roughly bounded by Jackson St., East-West Expressway, S. Duke St., Lakewood Ave., Shephard St. and Arnette Ave. , Durham
Historic Significance:
Event, Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Multiple
Architectural Style:
Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian, Bungalow/Craftsman
Historic Person:
Vickers,William G.
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Industry, Community Planning And Development, Commerce
Period of Significance:
1900-1924
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Morehead Hill Historic District (Boundary Increase) (added 2004 - - #04000567)
Includes portions of Arnette, Vickers, Yancey, Parker and Wells Sts. , Durham
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Nash, Arthur, Atwood, Thomas C.
Architectural Style:
Queen Anne, Bungalow/Craftsman
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, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Multiple Dwelling, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
North Carolina Central University (added 1986 - - #86000676)
Bounded by Lawson St., Alston Ave., Nelson, and Fayette Sts. , Durham
Historic Significance:
Event, Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Public Works Administration, Atwood & Nash
Architectural Style:
Other, Colonial Revival
Historic Person:
Shepard,James E.
Significant Year:
1928, 1930, 1937
Area of Significance:
Black, Education, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949
Owner:
State
Historic Function:
Education
Historic Sub-function:
College
Current Function:
Education
Current Sub-function:
College
North Durham-Duke Park District (added 1985 - - #85001338)
Roughly bounded by Glendale Ave., W. Knox St., Roxboro Rd., Trinity Ave., Magnum & Broadway Sts. , Durham
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Multiple
Architectural Style:
Bungalow/Craftsman, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Commerce, Religion
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
Pearl Mill Village Historic District (added 1985 - - #85001782)
900 Blk. of Washington and Orient Sts. between Trinity and Dacien Aves. , Durham
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering, Person
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Unknown
Architectural Style:
Bungalow/Craftsman
Historic Person:
Duke,Brodie L.,et al.
Significant Year:
1905, 1924
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance:
1900-1924
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Trinity Historic District (added 1986 - - #86000672)
Also known as See Also:Faculty Cottages;Bassett House;Cranford--Wannamaker
Roughly bounded by Green, Duke, Morgan and W. Main Sts. and Markham Ave., and Clarendon St. , Durham
Historic Significance:
Person, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Et al., Barton,Harry
Architectural Style:
Bungalow/Craftsman, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Queen Anne
Historic Person:
Carr,Julian, S.,et al.
Significant Year:
1890, 1935
Area of Significance:
Community Planning And Development, Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner:
Local,Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Trinity Historic District (Boundary Increase II) (added 2008 - - #07001372)
Also known as Earley B Ragland; Bob's Confectionary
209-215 N Gregson St. , Durham
Historic Significance:
Event
Area of Significance:
Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance:
1925-1949
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function:
Specialty Store
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function:
Business
Trinity Historic District (Boundary Increase) (added 2004 - - #04000568)
Roughly bounded by Trinity Historic District, N. Buchanan Blvd., W. Club Blvd., Woodland Dr., and N. Duke St. , Durham
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Davis, Archie Royal, et.al.
Architectural Style:
Gothic Revival, Queen Anne
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance:
1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic,Religion
Historic Sub-function:
Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function:
Business, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Watts--Hillandale Historic District (added 2001 - - #01000427)
Also known as Englewood
Roughly bounded by Durham Waterworks, Wilson St., Sprunt Ave., Broad St., Englewood Ave., and Hillsborough Rd. , Durham
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Kendall and Taylor, Sally, John, et al.
Architectural Style:
Mission/Spanish Revival, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance:
Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner:
Private,Local
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Domestic,Government,Health Care
Historic Sub-function:
Business, Hospital, Institutional Housing, Multiple Dwelling, Public Works, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Government
Current Sub-function:
Business, Institutional Housing, Multiple Dwelling, Public Works, School, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
West Durham Historic District (added 1986 - - #86000680)
Also known as See Also:Erwin Cotton Mills Co. Mill No. 1 and Headquarters
Roughly bounded by Knox, Ninth, W. Main Sts., and Rutherford St. and Carolina Ave. , Durham
Historic Significance:
Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Unknown
Architectural Style:
Italianate, Classical Revival, Queen Anne
Historic Person:
Erwin,William A.
Significant Year:
1892, 1912
Area of Significance:
Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner:
Local,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
West Point on the Eno (added 1985 - - #85001776)
Roxboro Rd. , Durham
Historic Significance:
Information Potential, Event, Architecture/Engineering, Person
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Unknown
Architectural Style:
Georgian, Greek Revival
Historic Person:
Carrington,George,et al.
Area of Significance:
Military, Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Exploration/Settlement, Architecture, Industry, Commerce
Cultural Affiliation:
American
Period of Significance:
1875-1899, 1825-1849, 1750-1799
Owner:
Local
Historic Function:
Agriculture/Subsistence,Domestic,Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function:
Agricultural Outbuildings, Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function:
Museum, Park
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