Listings by StateHistoric DistrictsVacant / Not In Use
VIRGINIA - Petersburg County - Historic Districts
Atlantic Coast Line Railroad Commercial and Industrial Historic District (added 2009 - - #09000665)
Also known as VDHR No. 123-5424
200-300 W. Washington, 4-42 S. Market, 100-100 Perry, 200-300 block W. Wythe, 200 block Brown Sts. , Petersburg
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style:
Art Deco, Other
Area of Significance:
Industry, Architecture, Transportation
Period of Significance:
1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Industry/Processing/Extraction,Transportation
Historic Sub-function:
Manufacturing Facility, Rail-Related, Specialty Store
Current Function:
Education, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function:
Research Facility
Centre Hill Historic District (added 1986 - - #86001277)
Also known as See Also:Centre Hill
Henry, N. Adams, N. Jefferson, Franklin, and E. Washington Sts., Centre Hill Ct., and Centre Hill Ave. , Petersburg (Independent City)
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Unknown
Architectural Style:
Other, Greek Revival, Italianate
Area of Significance:
Military, Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic, Education, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Commerce Street Industrial Historic District (added 2008 - - #08000870)
Also known as 123-5420
Commerce, Upper Appomattox, West, Dunlop, and South Sts. , Petersburg
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style:
No Style Listed, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance:
1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner:
Private,Local
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Domestic,Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function:
Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function:
Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Folly Castle Historic District (added 1980 - - #80004313)
Also known as West Washington Street Historic District;See Also:Folly Cast
Perry and W. Washington Sts. , Petersburg (Independent City)
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Unknown
Architectural Style:
Georgian, Federal, Late Victorian
Area of Significance:
Military, Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner:
Local,Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Folly Castle Historic District (Boundary Increase II) (added 2000 - - #99001605)
Also known as 123-096
Roughly along South St. from Commerce St. to Farmer St. , Petersburg (Independent City)
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Waite, Harrison
Architectural Style:
Italianate, Queen Anne
Area of Significance:
Black, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner:
Private,Local
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Domestic,Education,Industry/Processing/Extraction,Religion
Historic Sub-function:
Manufacturing Facility, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Religion
Current Sub-function:
Manufacturing Facility, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Folly Castle Historic District (Boundary Increase) (added 1992 - - #92000343)
Also known as DHR File No. 123-96;See Also:Strawberry Hill;Second Presbyte
235--618 Washington, 235--580 Hinton, 15--37 Guarantee, 18--115 Lafayette and 18--42 Perry Sts. , Petersburg (Independent City)
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Multiple
Architectural Style:
Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Mid 19th Century Revival, Late Victorian
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Politics/Government
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Domestic,Education,Religion
Historic Sub-function:
Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function:
Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function:
Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Lee Memorial Park (added 2000 - - #00000896)
Also known as 123-83
1832 Johnson Rd. , Petersburg (Independent City)
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Petersburg Garden Club
Area of Significance:
Black, Landscape Architecture, Social History, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner:
Local
Historic Function:
Landscape,Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function:
Conservation Area, Outdoor Recreation, Park
Current Function:
Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function:
Auditorium, Outdoor Recreation
North Battersea--Pride's Field Historic District (added 2005 - - #05000475)
Also known as 123-5035
Roughly along the Appomatox River bank, McKenzie, W. High., Upper Appomattox Sts., from 1250 W. High to Fleet Sts. , Petersburg (Independent City)
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style:
Queen Anne, Gothic Revival
Area of Significance:
Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner:
Local,Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Domestic,Recreation And Culture,Religion
Historic Sub-function:
Multiple Dwelling, Outdoor Recreation, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Warehouse
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Current Sub-function:
Multiple Dwelling, Outdoor Recreation, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Warehouse
Petersburg Courthouse Historic District (added 1990 - - #90001572)
Also known as VDHR File No. 123-103;See Also:73002218;78003185;79003288;86
Roughly bounded by W. Bank, N. Adams, W. Washington and N. Market Sts. , Petersburg (Independent City)
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Et al., Walter,Thomas U.
Architectural Style:
Italianate, Greek Revival, Federal
Area of Significance:
Commerce, Military, Transportation, Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner:
Federal,Local,Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Defense,Government,Religion,Social,Transportation
Historic Sub-function:
Business, Courthouse, Financial Institution, Religious Structure
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Government, Religion
Current Sub-function:
Business, Courthouse, Financial Institution, Religious Structure
Petersburg Old Town Historic District (added 1980 - - #80004314)
Also known as See Also:City Market;Exchange Building;Farmers' Bank;Friend,
U.S. 1 and VA 36 , Petersburg (Independent City)
Historic Significance:
Information Potential, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Multiple
Architectural Style:
Mixed (More Than 2 Styles From Different Periods)
Area of Significance:
Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Transportation, Exploration/Settlement, Industry, Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Military, Commerce
Cultural Affiliation:
American
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner:
Local,Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Domestic,Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function:
Business, Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Business, Single Dwelling
Petersburg Old Town Historic District (Boundary Increase) (added 2008 - - #08000873)
Also known as VDHR# 123-0097
241 4th St., 223-225 Henry St., 230 and 316 E. Bank St. , Petersburg
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style:
No Style Listed
Area of Significance:
Commerce, Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Domestic,Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function:
Manufacturing Facility, Multiple Dwelling, Specialty Store, Warehouse
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Commerce/Trade, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function:
Business, Warehouse
Pocahontas Island Historic District (added 2006 - - #06000977)
Also known as 123-0114
Pocahontas, Witten, Rolfe, Logan, and Sapony Sts. , Petersburg (Independent City)
Historic Significance:
Information Potential, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Lee, William Edward, Jr.
Architectural Style:
Bungalow/Craftsman, Federal
Area of Significance:
Historic - Aboriginal, Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Architecture, Black
Cultural Affiliation:
Middle Archaic, Late Archaic, Middle Woodland
Period of Significance:
1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner:
Local,Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic, Religion, Social
Current Sub-function:
Business, Civic, Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Poplar Lawn Historic District (added 1980 - - #80004315)
Also known as Central Park
Roughly bounded by Surrey Lane, St. Jefferson, Mars and Harrison Sts. , Petersburg (Independent City)
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Multiple
Architectural Style:
Colonial Revival, Italianate, Second Empire
Area of Significance:
Military, Education, Architecture, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance:
1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner:
Local,Private
Historic Function:
Domestic,Landscape
Historic Sub-function:
Park, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic, Landscape
Current Sub-function:
Park, Single Dwelling
Poplar Lawn Historic District (Boundary Increase) (added 2006 - - #06000030)
Also known as Central Park
Jct. of E Wythe and S. Jefferson, from SE of orig. HD to Lieutenant Run, Along both sides of Harrison St. at SW corner , Petersburg (Independent City)
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style:
Italianate, Greek Revival
Area of Significance:
Community Planning And Development, Black, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner:
Private,Local
Historic Function:
Domestic,Education,Government,Religion
Historic Sub-function:
Cemetery, Multiple Dwelling, Public Works, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic, Education, Government, Religion, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function:
Multiple Dwelling, Public Works, Religious Structure, School, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
South Market Street Historic District (added 1992 - - #92000345)
Also known as DHR File No. 123-108;See Also: Wallace, Thomas, House
S. Market St. from Washington St. to Halifax St. , Petersburg (Independent City)
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Machen,R.A.
Architectural Style:
Colonial Revival, Mid 19th Century Revival, Late Victorian
Area of Significance:
Military, Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic,Religion
Historic Sub-function:
Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function:
Business, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
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