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ILLINOIS - Piatt County

Allerton, Robert, Estate (added 2007 - - #07000701)
Also known as The Farms
515 Old Timber Rd. , Monticello
Historic Significance: Event, Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Borie, John Joseph, et.al.
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Historic Person: Allerton, Robert
Area of Significance: Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Social History, Communications
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: State
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Horticulture Facility, Outdoor Recreation, Single Dwelling, Work Of Art (Sculpture, Carving, Rock Art)
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Horticulture Facility, Hotel, Outdoor Recreation, Specialty Store, Work Of Art (Sculpture, Carving, Rock Art)

Monticello Courthouse Square Historic District (added 2009 - - #08000400)
Roughly bounded by Market, RR tracks, N. Hamilton, Independence & Marion Sts. , Monticello
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Royer, Joseph W., Brown, Seeley
Architectural Style: Italianate, Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Politics/Government, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private , Local , Federal
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government
Historic Sub-function: Business, Courthouse, Department Store, Government Office, Hotel, Restaurant, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Government
Current Sub-function: Business, Courthouse, Financial Institution, Government Office, Professional, Restaurant, Specialty Store

North State Street Historic District (added 1998 - - #98001045)
Roughly along N. State St., from 300-1100 blk. , Monticello
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Perkins, Frederick, Allen, James Roy
Architectural Style: Queen Anne, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

South Charter Street Historic District (added 2002 - - #01001464)
Roughly bounded by Marion and South Market St.s, Sage Dr., and South State St. , Monticello
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Colonial, Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Voorhies Castle (added 1979 - - #79000861)
Also known as Nels Larson House
S of Bement , Bement
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Schroeder,William H.
Architectural Style: Queen Anne, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling




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