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Anderson-Doosing Farm
(added 2009 - Roanoke County - #09000666)
Also known as VDHR Flie No. 080-0009
7474 VA 785 , Catawba
(250 acres, 10 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
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: Animal Facility, Horticulture Facility, Manufacturing Facility, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Work In Progress
Current Sub-function: Horticulture Facility, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Gainsboro Historic District
(added 2005 - Roanoke County - #05001276)
Also known as 128-5762
Bounded by Wells, Centre, 1st St. Bridge and Gilmer, Commonwealth, N. Jefferson and 2nd., Patton, Harrison etc. , Roanoke (Independent City)
(738 acres, 202 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Commerce, Entertainment/Recreation, Religion, Health/Medicine, Architecture, Black
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Funerary, Health Care, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Hospital, Hotel, Multiple Dwelling, Professional, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store, Theater
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Funerary, Religion, Vacant/Not In Use, Work In Progress
Current Sub-function: Business, Library, Mortuary, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

Grandin Road Commercial Historic District
(added 2002 - Roanoke County - #02001450)
Also known as 128-5785
Grandin Rd. SW, and Memorial Ave. , Roanoke (Independent City)
(70 acres, 18 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Eubank and Caldwell, Page, John A.
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Entertainment/Recreation, Commerce, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Education, Government, Recreation And Culture, Religion, Social
Historic Sub-function: Business, Department Store, Financial Institution, Fire Station, Meeting Hall, Religious Structure, School
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Education, Government, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Current Sub-function: Business, Department Store, Financial Institution, Fire Station, Religious Structure, School, Theater

Henry Street Historic District
(added 2004 - Roanoke County - #04001276)
Also known as VDHR # 128-5764
100 blk. of Henry St. NW , Roanoke
(12 acres, 4 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Entertainment/Recreation, Health/Medicine, Commerce, Black
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Health Care, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Hotel, Medical Business/Office, Specialty Store, Theater
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use, Work In Progress

Norfolk and Western Railway Company Historic District
(added 1999 - Roanoke County - #99000076)
88 and 108 Jefferson St. NW, and 209 Shenandoah Ave. , Roanoke (Independent City)
(49 acres, 3 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Loewy, Raymond, et.al.
Architectural Style: Tudor Revival, Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Transportation, Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Business
Current Function: Work In Progress

Roanoke City Market Historic District
(added 1983 - Roanoke County - #83003312)
Also known as City Market District
Roughly bounded by Williamson Rd., Norfolk Ave., S. Jefferson St., and Church Ave. , Roanoke (Independent City)
(160 acres, 49 buildings, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Department Store, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Department Store, Restaurant, Specialty Store

Roanoke City Market Historic District (Boundary Increase)
(added 2002 - Roanoke County - #02000622)
302 Campbell Ave., SE; 9 Church Ave, SE , Roanoke (Independent City)
(9 acres, 2 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Early Commercial
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Business, Warehouse
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Business

Roanoke Downtown Historic District
(added 2002 - Roanoke County - #02000978)
Roughly bounded by 3rd St., Norfolk Ave., Jefferson St., and Bullitt Ave. , Roanoke (Independent City)
(466 acres, 101 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: multiple
Architectural Style: Beaux Arts, Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce, Politics/Government
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local , State , Private , Federal
Historic Function: Government, Religion, Social
Historic Sub-function: City Hall, Civic, Clubhouse, Courthouse, Meeting Hall, Post Office, Religious Structure
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Religion, Religion
Current Sub-function: Business, City Hall, Civic, Clubhouse, Financial Institution, Hotel, Meeting Hall

Roanoke Downtown Historic District (Boundary Increase)
(added 2007 - Roanoke County - #07000232)
Also known as 128-5761-144 through 147
310-324 Salem Ave. SW , Roanoke (Independent City)
(5 acres, 2 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Early Commercial
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Business, Specialty Store, Warehouse
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Vacant/Not In Use, Work In Progress
Current Sub-function: Specialty Store

Roanoke Warehouse Historic District
(added 1983 - Roanoke County - #83003313)
109-133 Norfolk Ave., SW , Roanoke (Independent City)
(25 acres, 5 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Storage, Warehouse
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Warehouse

Salem Avenue--Roanoke Automotive Commercial Historic District
(added 2007 - Roanoke County - #07000807)
Also known as VDHR# 128-6065
Generally Salem Ave., Rorer Ave., Campbel Ave., bet. 3rd and 6th Sts. , Roanoke (Independent City)
(200 acres, 48 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Industry, Commerce, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Department Store, Fire Station, Manufacturing Facility, Multiple Dwelling, Restaurant, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Government, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Department Store, Fire Station, Restaurant, Specialty Store

Salem Avenue--Roanoke Automotive Commercial Historic District (Boundary Increase)
(added 2008 - Roanoke County - #08000425)
Also known as 128-6065-0052 through 128-6065-0061
500 & 600 blks. Campbell Ave. & 700 blk. Patterson Ave. , Roanoke (Independent City)
(42 acres, 11 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Commerce, Industry, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Business, Manufacturing Facility, Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Business, Manufacturing Facility, Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

Southwest Historic District
(added 1985 - Roanoke County - #85001349)
Also known as See Also:Mountain View;St. John's Episcopal Church
Roughly bounded by Salem Ave., Jefferson St., Roanoke River and 20th St. , Roanoke (Independent City)
(3750 acres, 1547 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Late 19th And Early 20th Century American Movements, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Transportation, Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling




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