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Arlington Forest Historic District
(added 2005 - Arlington County - #05001344)
Also known as VDHR File No.000-7808
Bounded by Carlin Springs Rd., George Mason Dr., Henderson Rd., Aberdeen St., Columbus St., Granada, Galveston and 2nd , Arlington
(2192 acres, 810 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Scholz, Robert O.
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Communications, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Park, Restaurant, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Social
Current Sub-function: Clubhouse, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Restaurant, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Arlington Heights Historic District
(added 2008 - Arlington County - #08000063)
Also known as 000-3383
Bounded by Arlington Blvd., S. Fillmore St., S. Walter Reed Dr., columbia Pk., & S. Glebe Rd. , Arlington
(1771 acres, 737 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Behm, Fred et al., Beger, Charles
Architectural Style: Tudor Revival, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Religion, Social
Historic Sub-function: Civic, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Religion, Social
Current Sub-function: Meeting Hall, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Arlington Village Historic District
(added 2003 - Arlington County - #03000215)
Also known as 000-0024
S 13th St., S 13 Rd., S 16th St., S Barton S., S. Cleveland St. and Edgewood St. , Arlington
(530 acres, 657 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Ring, Gustave, Warwick, Harvey
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Department Store, Multiple Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Department Store, Multiple Dwelling

Ashton Heights Historic District
(added 2003 - Arlington County - #03000561)
Also known as 000-7819
Roughly bounded by Wilson Bvd., N. Irving St., Arlington Bvd., N. Oxford St., N. Piedmont & N. Oakland Sts. , Arlington
(2206 acres, 1097 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: multiple
Architectural Style: Queen Anne, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Funerary, Religion, Social
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery, Civic, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, School, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Funerary, Religion, Social
Current Sub-function: Civic, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, School, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Aurora Highlands Historic District
(added 2008 - Arlington County - #08001018)
Also known as 000-9706
Bounded by 16th St. S., S. Eads St., 26th St. S., and S. Joyce St. , Arlington
(1288 acres, 624 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: et al., Morrill, Milton Dana
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Domestic, Domestic, Education, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Park, Restaurant, School, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Domestic, Domestic, Education, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Park, Restaurant, School, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Buckingham Historic District
(added 1999 - Arlington County - #98001649)
Also known as DHR File # 00-0025
Roughly bounded by N. 5th, N. Oxford, and N. 2nd Sts., and N. Glebe Rd. , Arlington
(220 acres, 52 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Paramount Communities Inc., Wright, Henry
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling

Buckingham Historic District (Boundary Increase)
(added 2004 - Arlington County - #04000048)
Also known as VDHR # 000-0025
Bounded by N. Oxford St., Fifth St. N, N. Henderson Rd., First St. N., N. Pershing, N. Thomas St., and Second St. N. , Arlington
(950 acres, 83 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Lueders, Albert, Kamstra, Allan Foeke
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Tudor Revival
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Landscape Architecture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Post Office, Secondary Structure, Specialty Store, Sport Facility, Theater
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Post Office, Secondary Structure, Specialty Store

Buckingham Historic District Boundary Increase
(added 2010 - Arlington County - #10000092)
Also known as VDHR File Number 000-0025
Bounded by and including N. Thomas St., 4th St. N. , N. Pershing Dr., and N. George Mason Dr. , N/A
(61 acres, 16 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Freed, Allie, et al.
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Landscape Architecture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling

Cherrydale Historic District
(added 2003 - Arlington County - #03000461)
Also known as VDHR File Number 000-7821
Roughly bounded by Lorcom Ln., N. Utah and N. Taylor Sts., and I-66 , Arlington
(2863 acres, 948 buildings, 2 structures, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Conner, J. Arthur, et.al.
Architectural Style: Late Victorian, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Government, Religion, Social
Historic Sub-function: Business, Fire Station, Meeting Hall, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Government, Religion
Current Sub-function: Business, Fire Station, Multiple Dwelling, Professional, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling

Claremont Historic District
(added 2006 - Arlington County - #06000751)
Also known as 000-9700
Bounded by S. Dinwiddie St., S. Chesterfield Rd., S. Buchanan St., 25th St. S, 24th St. S, 23rd St. S and 22nd St. S , Arlington
(589 acres, 253 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Banks and Lee, Freed, Gerald and Claremont et al.
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Modern Movement
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Columbia Forest Historic District
(added 2004 - Arlington County - #04000047)
Also known as VDHR # 000-9416
Bounded by 11th, S. Edison, S. Dinwiddie, S. Columbus, S. George Mason, and S. Frederick St. , Arlington
(480 acres, 238 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, 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

Fairlington Historic District
(added 1999 - Arlington County - #99000368)
Also known as DHR File No. 000-5772
Roughly bounded by Quaker Lane, King St., I-395, S. Walter Reed Dr., and S. Abingdon St. , Arlington
(3220 acres, 1024 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: et.al., Franzheim, Kenneth
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Military, Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Government
Historic Sub-function: Business, Fire Station, Multiple Dwelling, School
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Government, Social
Current Sub-function: Business, Fire Station, Meeting Hall, Multiple Dwelling, School

Fort C. F. Smith Historic District
(added 2000 - Arlington County - #99001719)
Also known as Fort C.F. Smith Park
2411 24th St. , Arlington
(190 acres)
Historic Significance: Event, Information Potential
Area of Significance: Military, Historic - Non-Aboriginal
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Defense, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Fortification, Horticulture Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation, Park

Fort Myer Historic District
(added 1972 - Arlington County - #72001380)
Also known as See Also:Quarters 1, Fort Myer
Arlington Blvd. (U.S. 50) , Arlington
(2000 acres, 51 buildings, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Military
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Defense
Historic Sub-function: Battle Site
Current Function: Defense
Current Sub-function: Battle Site

George Washington Memorial Parkway
(added 1995 - Arlington County - #95000605)
Also known as Clara Barton Parkway
Roughly, S side of the Potomac R. from American Legion to Memorial Bridge and N side from Brickyard Rd. to Chain Bridge , Arlington
(71460 acres, 1010 structures)
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: FHwA, NPS
Architectural Style: Other
Historic Person: Barton Clara, et al.
Significant Year: 1930, 1966
Area of Significance: Transportation, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Landscape, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Park, Road-Related
Current Function: Landscape, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Park, Road-Related

Glebewood Village Historic District
(added 2004 - Arlington County - #04000049)
Also known as 000-9414
N. Brandywine St. Bet. Lee Hwy and 10th Place N, 21St Rd. bet. N. Brandywine St. and N. Glebe Rd. , Arlington
(59 acres, 105 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
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

Glencarlyn Historic District
(added 2008 - Arlington County - #08000910)
Also known as 000-9704
Bounded by S. Carlin Springs Rd., Arlington Blvd., 5th Rd. S., Glencarlyn Park , Arlington
(1353 acres, 276 buildings, 1 structure, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Bailey, Theodore, et al.
Architectural Style: Queen Anne, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Domestic, Domestic, Funerary, Landscape, Social
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery, Meeting Hall, Park, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Domestic, Funerary, Religion, Social
Current Sub-function: Cemetery, Meeting Hall, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Lee Gardens North Historic District
(added 2004 - Arlington County - #04000109)
Also known as 000-9411
2300-2341 N. 11th St. , Arlington
(145 acres, 7 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: et.al., F & W Construction
Architectural Style: Moderne, Art Deco
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling

Lyon Park Historic District
(added 2003 - Arlington County - #03000437)
Also known as 000-7820
Roughly bounded by 10th St. N, Arlington Blvd., and N. Irving St. , Arlington
(2844 acres, 1165 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Lyon, Frank, Sunderland, Walter, et al.
Architectural Style: Queen Anne, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Landscape, Religion, Social
Historic Sub-function: Business, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Restaurant, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Landscape, Religion, Social
Current Sub-function: Business, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Restaurant, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Lyon Village Historic District
(added 2002 - Arlington County - #02000512)
Also known as VDHR File No. 000-7822
Roughly bounded by Lee Hwy, N. Veitch St., N. Franklin Rd., N. Highland St., N. Fillmore St., and N. Kirkwood Rd. , Arlington
(1910 acres, 1073 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: et.al., Lyon, Frank
Architectural Style: Late Victorian, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Landscape, Religion, Social
Historic Sub-function: Meeting Hall, Multiple Dwelling, Park, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Landscape, Religion, Social
Current Sub-function: Meeting Hall, Multiple Dwelling, Park, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Maywood Historic District
(added 2003 - Arlington County - #03000460)
Also known as VDHR File Number 000-5056
Roughly bounded by Lorcom Ln., Spout Run Parkway, I-66, Lee Highway, N. Oakland St., N. Nelson St., and N. Lincoln St. , Arlington
(460 acres, 198 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: et.al., Conner, J. Arthur
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, 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

Monroe Courts Historic District
(added 2008 - Arlington County - #08000064)
Also known as 000-4105
1041-1067 N. Nelson and 1036-1062 & 1033-1055 N. Monroe Sts. , Arlington
(24 acres, 39 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Cobb, John D., Gosnell, Clarence W.
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
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

Penrose Historic District
(added 2004 - Arlington County - #04000112)
Also known as VDHR File Number 000-8823
Roughly bounded by Arlington Blvd., S. Courthouse Rd., S. Fillmore St., S. Barton St. S, and Columbia Pike , Arlington
(1250 acres, 486 buildings, 2 objects)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Late Victorian, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Black
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Recreation And Culture, Religion, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Outdoor Recreation, Rail-Related, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Current Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Virginia Heights Historic District
(added 2008 - Arlington County - #08000065)
Also known as 000-9701
Bounded by 10th Pl. S., S. Frederick St. & S. George Mason Dr. , Arlington
(296 acres, 117 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Goodman, Charles M., Lindsey Construction Co., et al.
Architectural Style: Modern Movement, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
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

Walter Reed Gardens Historic District
(added 2003 - Arlington County - #03000451)
Also known as Commons of Arlington
2900-2906 13th St. S, 2900-2914 13th Rd S, 1301-1319 S. Walter Reed Dr. , Arlington
(53 acres, 18 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling

Waverly Hills Historic District
(added 2004 - Arlington County - #04000111)
Also known as VDHR File Number 000-9413
Roughly bounded by 20th Rd. N, N. Utah St, I-66, N. Glebe Rd. and N. Vermont St. , Arlington
(891 acres, 439 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late 19th And Early 20th Century American Movements
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Westover Historic District
(added 2006 - Arlington County - #06000345)
Also known as 000-0032
Bounded by McKinley Rd., N. Washington Blvd., N. 16th St., N. Jefferson St., N. 11th St. and N. Fairfax Dr. , Arlington
(1734 acres, 383 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Keene, E. Ray, Mace Properties, et al.
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Moderne
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Landscape, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Park, Religious Structure, School, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Landscape, Religion
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Park, Restaurant, School, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store




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