Listings by StateHistoric DistrictsVacant / Not In Use
PENNSYLVANIA - Somerset County - Historic Districts
Boswell Historic District (added 1994 - - #94000519)
Roughly bounded by Hower Ave., Atkinson Way, Quemahoning Creek, Main St. and Juniata St. , Boswell
Historic Significance:
Information Potential, Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Multiple
Architectural Style:
Late Victorian, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance:
Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Industry, Social History, Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Cultural Affiliation:
American Industry
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner:
Local,Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Domestic,Industry/Processing/Extraction,Religion
Historic Sub-function:
Extractive Facility, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Restaurant, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Religion
Current Sub-function:
Fire Station, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Restaurant, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Cairnbrook Historic District (added 1994 - - #94000523)
Roughly bounded by the Penn Central RR tracks, McGregor Ave., Windber Ave. and John St., Shade Township , Cairnbrook
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering, Information Potential
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Dickey, S.E., and Co.
Architectural Style:
Other, Prairie School
Area of Significance:
Community Planning And Development, Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Architecture, Industry
Cultural Affiliation:
American Industrial
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic,Domestic,Religion
Historic Sub-function:
Hotel, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic, Religion, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function:
Hotel, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Hair, Matthew, Farm (added 1996 - - #96001207)
Also known as Shaulis, Clavin, Farm;Fruit Crest
Off PA 601, 1 mi. N of Boswell , Hollsopple
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Unknown
Architectural Style:
Georgian
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Agriculture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Agriculture/Subsistence,Domestic,Landscape
Historic Sub-function:
Agricultural Outbuildings, Irrigation Facility, Natural Feature, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Landscape
Current Sub-function:
Agricultural Outbuildings, Irrigation Facility, Natural Feature, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Kooser State Park Family Cabin District (added 1987 - - #87000111)
10 mi. N of PA Turnpike Exit 10 on PA 31 , Jefferson
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Civilian Conservation Corps
Architectural Style:
Other
Area of Significance:
Politics/Government, Conservation, Landscape Architecture, Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949
Owner:
State
Historic Function:
Domestic,Landscape,Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function:
Camp, Outdoor Recreation, Park
Current Function:
Domestic, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function:
Camp, Outdoor Recreation, Park
Laurel Hill RDA (added 1987 - - #87000738)
Also known as Laurel Hill State Park
4 mi. W of New Centerville and PA 281 , Somerset
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer:
CCC Camps SP-8 and SP-15
Architectural Style:
Other
Area of Significance:
Politics/Government, Entertainment/Recreation, Conservation, Landscape Architecture, Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949
Owner:
State
Historic Function:
Landscape
Historic Sub-function:
Institutional Housing, Park, Secondary Structure
Current Function:
Landscape
Current Sub-function:
Park
Shade Furnace Archeological District (added 2008 - - #07001380)
Also known as Old Shade Furnace; Shade Forge
Address Restricted , Reitz
Historic Significance:
Information Potential, Event
Area of Significance:
Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Industry
Period of Significance:
1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Agriculture/Subsistence,Domestic,Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function:
Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Extractive Facility, Manufacturing Facility, Secondary Structure, Village Site, Water Works
Current Function:
Transportation, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function:
Rail-Related
Stoystown Historic District (added 2001 - - #01000605)
Roughly bounded by W & E Forbes Rds.,E Main St., Meadow St. E Penn Ave, S Sommerset St., W Penn Ave. and W Main St. , Stoystown Borough
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Fulton, Frank J., Fulton, Calvin
Architectural Style:
Queen Anne, Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance:
Commerce, Architecture, Transportation
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner:
Federal,Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Domestic,Religion
Historic Sub-function:
Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function:
Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Uptown Somerset Historic District (added 1995 - - #95001254)
Roughly bounded by N. Kimbery, Main, Columbia, and W. Catherine Sts. , Somerset
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer:
et al., Purcell & Fry
Architectural Style:
Italianate, Classical Revival, No Style Listed
Area of Significance:
Politics/Government, Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner:
Local,Federal,Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Domestic,Government
Historic Sub-function:
Courthouse, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government
Current Sub-function:
Courthouse, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Uptown Somerset Historic District (Boundary Increase) (added 1997 - - #97000286)
Roughly bounded by W. Union and W. Main Sts., N. Center and N. Edgewood Aves. , Somerset
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
unknown
Architectural Style:
Italianate, Classical Revival, Second Empire
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:
Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Professional, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Windber Historic District (added 1991 - - #91001705)
Roughly bounded by the borough line, Cambria Ave., 28th St. and the Big Paint Cr. , Paint Borough
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Et al., Berwind-White Coal Mining Co.
Architectural Style:
Other, Colonial Revival, Queen Anne
Area of Significance:
European, Social History, Community Planning And Development, Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner:
Local,Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Domestic,Religion,Social
Historic Sub-function:
Business, Department Store, Meeting Hall, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion, Social
Current Sub-function:
Business, Meeting Hall, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Windber Historic District (added 1991 - - #91001705)
Roughly bounded by the borough line, Cambria Ave., 28th St. and the Big Paint Cr. , Windber
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Et al., Berwind-White Coal Mining Co.
Architectural Style:
Other, Colonial Revival, Queen Anne
Area of Significance:
European, Social History, Community Planning And Development, Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner:
Local,Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Domestic,Religion,Social
Historic Sub-function:
Business, Department Store, Meeting Hall, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion, Social
Current Sub-function:
Business, Meeting Hall, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
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