Listings by StateHistoric DistrictsVacant / Not In Use
NORTH CAROLINA - Rutherford County
Alexander Manufacturing Company Mill Village Historic District (added 2008 - - #08000413)
Roughly bounded by Victory & Wilson Drs., Allen & S. Broadway Sts. , Forest City
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Landscape Architect, Draper, Earle Sumner
Architectural Style:
Colonial Revival, Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Industry, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance:
1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic,Education,Industry/Processing/Extraction,Religion
Historic Sub-function:
Manufacturing Facility, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic, Education, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Religion
Current Sub-function:
Manufacturing Facility, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling
Bechtler Mint Site (added 1997 - - #97000316)
Also known as 31RF157**
Address Restricted , Rutherfordton
Historic Significance:
Information Potential, Person
Historic Person:
Bechtler,Chiristopher
Area of Significance:
Commerce, Industry, Historic - Non-Aboriginal
Cultural Affiliation:
Euro American, German-American
Period of Significance:
1825-1849
Owner:
Local
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Domestic,Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function:
Extractive Facility, Multiple Dwelling, Processing Site, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function:
Landscape
Current Sub-function:
Forest
Carrier Houses (added 1992 - - #92000681)
Also known as Carrier-Ward House;Carrier-McBrayer House
415 and 423 N. Main St. , Rutherfordton
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Carrier,Harvey Dewey
Architectural Style:
Other, Queen Anne
Area of Significance:
Architecture
Period of Significance:
1875-1899, 1825-1849
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Carson--Andrews Mill and Ben F.W. Andrews House (added 2008 - - #08000495)
Also known as Andrews Mill
Both sides of NC 1007, E., S., and W. of jct. with NC 1796 , Washburn
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style:
Greek Revival, Federal
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Agriculture/Subsistence,Domestic,Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function:
Agricultural Fields, Manufacturing Facility, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic, Transportation, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function:
Road-Related, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Cliffside Public School (added 1998 - - #97001667)
1 N. Main St. , Cliffside
Historic Significance:
Event, Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Draper, Earle Sumner, Asbury, Louis Humbert, Sr.
Architectural Style:
Classical Revival
Historic Person:
Erwin, Clyde Atkinson
Significant Year:
1922, 1941, 1920
Area of Significance:
Politics/Government, Architecture, Social History, Education
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner:
Local
Historic Function:
Education
Historic Sub-function:
School
Current Function:
Education
Current Sub-function:
School
Cool Springs High School (added 1999 - - #99000813)
382 W. Main St. , Forest City
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Kistler, H.A., Asbury, Louis Humbert
Architectural Style:
Classical Revival
Area of Significance:
Social History, Education, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner:
Local
Historic Function:
Education
Historic Sub-function:
School
Current Function:
Work In Progress
East Main Street Historic District (added 2005 - - #05001450)
Roughly along parts of Arlington St., Carolina Ave., N. Magnolia St., S. Magnolia St., E. Main St., McBrayer Court , Forest City
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Leemon, Clarence M., Roberts, Leah Range
Architectural Style:
Bungalow/Craftsman, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance:
Architecture
Period of Significance:
1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic,Religion
Historic Sub-function:
Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function:
Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Forest City Baptist Church (added 1989 - - #89001417)
Also known as First Baptist Church
301 W. Main St. , Forest City
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Et al., McMichael,James M.
Architectural Style:
Classical Revival
Area of Significance:
Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Religion
Historic Sub-function:
Religious Structure
Current Function:
Religion
Current Sub-function:
Religious Structure
Fox Haven Plantation (added 1972 - - #72000996)
SW of Rutherfordton off SR 1157 , Rutherfordton
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Unknown
Architectural Style:
No Style Listed
Area of Significance:
Architecture
Period of Significance:
1800-1824
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Gilbert Town Historic District (added 2006 - - #06000726)
Also known as Archaeological Site No. 31RF128
Along sections of Rock Rd.-NC 1520 and Old Gilbert Town Rd.-NC 1539 , Rutherfordton
Historic Significance:
Event, Person
Historic Person:
Gilbert, William
Significant Year:
1782, 1780, 1790
Area of Significance:
Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Military, Politics/Government
Period of Significance:
1750-1799
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Agriculture/Subsistence,Defense,Domestic,Funerary,Health Care,Landscape,Transportation
Historic Sub-function:
Agricultural Fields, Cemetery, Forest, Hospital, Military Facility, Road-Related, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Funerary, Landscape, Transportation
Current Sub-function:
Agricultural Fields, Cemetery, Forest, Road-Related, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Henrietta--Caroleen High School (added 2005 - - #05001451)
Also known as Tri-High; Tri-Community Elementary
2527 NC 221A , Mooresboro
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Boney, Leslie N., Palmer-Spivey Construction Co.
Architectural Style:
Classical Revival
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Education
Period of Significance:
1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Education
Historic Sub-function:
School
Current Function:
Education
Current Sub-function:
School
Ledbetter, James Dexter, House (added 1982 - - #82003511)
Off US 74 , Forest City
Historic Significance:
Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Baynard,James Andrew, Ledbetter,James Dexter
Architectural Style:
Other, Classical Revival, Colonial Revival
Historic Person:
Ledbetter,James Dexter
Significant Year:
1914
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance:
1900-1924
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Camp, Single Dwelling
Logan, George W., House (added 1986 - - #86000312)
Also known as Jobe Hill
SR 1555 at US 64 , Rutherfordton
Historic Significance:
Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Unknown
Architectural Style:
Georgian
Historic Person:
Logan,Judge George W.
Significant Year:
1842
Area of Significance:
Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1825-1849
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Agriculture/Subsistence,Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Main Street Historic District (added 2002 - - #02000017)
Rpughly bounded by Blanton Alley, Huntley St., Yarboro St., and Broadway St. , Forest City
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Baldwin, James J.
Architectural Style:
Early Commercial, Classical Revival
Area of Significance:
Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner:
Private,Local
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Domestic,Government,Industry/Processing/Extraction,Landscape,Religion,Social
Historic Sub-function:
City Hall, Meeting Hall, Plaza, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Government, Landscape
Current Sub-function:
Business, City Hall, Plaza, Restaurant, Specialty Store
Main Street Historic District (added 1995 - - #95001419)
Also known as See Also:Rutherford County Courthouse
Roughly bounded by Taylor, Court, Washington and W. Third Sts. , Rutherfordton
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Milburn, Heister & Company, Asbury, Louis H.
Architectural Style:
Colonial Revival, Classical Revival, Early Commercial
Area of Significance:
Commerce, Architecture, Politics/Government
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner:
Federal,Private,Local
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Government,Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function:
City Hall, Correctional Facility, Courthouse, Financial Institution, Monument/Marker, Post Office, Specialty Store
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Government, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function:
City Hall, Courthouse, Financial Institution, Monument/Marker, Plaza, Specialty Store
Main Street Historic District (Boundary Expansion) (added 2004 - - #04000585)
Also known as Florence Mill
186 Mill St. , Forest City
Historic Significance:
Event
Area of Significance:
Industry
Period of Significance:
1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function:
Manufacturing Facility
Current Function:
Vacant/Not In Use
Melton-Davis House (added 2008 - - #08000813)
Also known as Melton, Cannie, House
477 DePriest Rd. , Bostic
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style:
Queen Anne
Area of Significance:
Architecture
Period of Significance:
1900-1924
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Agriculture/Subsistence,Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic, Other
Current Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Melton-Fortune Farmstead (added 1985 - - #85001553)
SR 1006 S of NC 226 , Golden Valley
Historic Significance:
Information Potential, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Unknown
Architectural Style:
Other, Federal
Area of Significance:
Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Agriculture, Architecture, Engineering
Cultural Affiliation:
American,rural
Period of Significance:
1825-1849, 1750-1799
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Agriculture/Subsistence,Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Agriculture/Subsistence
Pine Gables (added 1999 - - #99001445)
Also known as Harris Inn
328 Boys Camp Rd. , Lake Lure
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style:
Queen Anne
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic,Government,Landscape,Transportation
Historic Sub-function:
Natural Feature, Post Office, Road-Related, Single Dwelling, Street Furniture/Object
Current Function:
Domestic, Landscape
Current Sub-function:
Natural Feature, Single Dwelling, Street Furniture/Object
Rutherford County Courthouse (added 1979 - - #79001749)
Main St. between 2nd and 3rd Sts. , Rutherfordton
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Asbury,Louis H.
Architectural Style:
Renaissance
Area of Significance:
Politics/Government, Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance:
1925-1949
Owner:
Local
Historic Function:
Government
Historic Sub-function:
Courthouse
Current Function:
Government
Current Sub-function:
Courthouse
Rutherfordton--Spindale Central High School (added 1993 - - #92001843)
Jct. of Charlotte Rd. (US 74 Bus.) and US 74, NW corner , Rutherfordton
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Multiple
Architectural Style:
Classical Revival
Area of Significance:
Education, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner:
Local
Historic Function:
Education
Historic Sub-function:
School
Current Function:
Education
Current Sub-function:
School
St. Luke's Chapel (added 1991 - - #91001470)
Jct. of Hospital Dr. and Old Twitty Ford Rd. , Rutherfordton
Historic Significance:
Event, Person
Historic Person:
Norris,Ethel Wheeler
Significant Year:
1915, 1965, 1908
Area of Significance:
Health/Medicine, Social History, Religion
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Religion
Historic Sub-function:
Religious Structure
Current Function:
Religion
Current Sub-function:
Religious Structure
Trinity Lutheran Church (added 1972 - - #72000997)
Also known as St. John's Episcopal Church
702 N. Main St. , Rutherfordton
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Unknown
Architectural Style:
Greek Revival
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Religion
Period of Significance:
1825-1849
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Religion
Historic Sub-function:
Religious Structure
Current Function:
Religion
Current Sub-function:
Religious Structure
Washburn Historic District (added 2002 - - #02000056)
2401,2426,2436 Bostic-Sunshine Hwy, 1391,1392 Andrews Mill Rd., 126-156, 157 Salem Church Rd. , Bostic
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style:
Classical Revival, Other
Area of Significance:
Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner:
Local
Historic Function:
Agriculture/Subsistence,Commerce/Trade,Domestic,Funerary
Historic Sub-function:
Animal Facility, Department Store, Mortuary, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Funerary
Current Sub-function:
Animal Facility, Department Store, Mortuary, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Washburn Historic District (Boundary Increase) (added 2006 - - #05001552)
Also known as Washburn (Bertha)-Davis (Daisy Washburn), House
1037 Gun Club Rd. , Bostic
Historic Significance:
Event
Area of Significance:
Commerce
Period of Significance:
1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Agriculture/Subsistence,Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Watson, T. Max, House (added 2001 - - #01001110)
297 E. Main St. , Forest City
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style:
Classical Revival
Area of Significance:
Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
West Main Street Historic District (added 2006 - - #06001142)
121 Cool Springs Dr., 343-499 W. Maine St., 121 Memorial Dr. , Forest City
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Asbury, Louis Humbert, Harrill, Chivous Gilmer
Architectural Style:
Colonial Revival, Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance:
Art, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner:
Local,Private
Historic Function:
Domestic,Education,Funerary,Recreation And Culture,Religion
Historic Sub-function:
Cemetery, Religious Structure, School, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Sport Facility
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Funerary, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Current Sub-function:
Cemetery, Religious Structure, School, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store, Sport Facility
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