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200 Block West Franklin Street Historic District (Boundary Increase) (added 1994 - - #94001238)
Also known as Queen Anne Row;VDHR No.127-281
Richmond County - 212--220 W. Main St. , Richmond (Independent City)
(9 acres, 5 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Queen Anne
Area of Significance: 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: Vacant/Not In Use

Almshouse, The (added 1981 - - #81000647)
Also known as Richmond Nursing Home;See Also:Almshouse, The (Boundary Incr
Richmond County - 210 Hospital St. , Richmond (Independent City)
(35 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Gill,Washington Jr.
Architectural Style: Italianate
Area of Significance: Military, Health/Medicine, Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Defense, Health Care
Historic Sub-function: Hospital
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Almshouse, The (Boundary Increase) (added 1990 - - #89001913)
Also known as West Building;Richmond Nursing Home;See Also:Almshouse, The
Richmond County - 210 Hospital St. , Richmond (Independent City)
(40 acres, 3 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Health/Medicine, Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Health Care
Historic Sub-function: Hospital
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Bacon, Nathaniel, School (added 1992 - - #92001031)
Also known as DHR File No. 127-833
Richmond County - 815 N. 35th St. , Richmond (Independent City)
(31 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Carneal,William Leigh, Robinson,Charles M.
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Barton Heights Cemeteries (added 2002 - - #02000364)
Also known as DHR file no. 127-5679
Richmond County - 1600 Lamb Ave. , Richmond (Independent City)
(126 acres)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Social History, Black
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery
Current Function: Funerary, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Cemetery

Belle Isle (added 1995 - - #95000246)
Also known as Broad Rock Island;Washington's Island;Harvey's Island;VDHR N
Richmond County - James R. at US 1/301 , Richmond (Independent City)
(540 acres, 1 building, 5 structures)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Military, Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Defense, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Energy Facility, Extractive Facility, Fortification, Manufacturing Facility, Manufacturing Facility, Military Facility, Water Works
Current Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation, Park

Broad Street Commercial Historic District (Boundary Increase) (added 2004 - - #04000851)
Also known as VDHR File # 127-0375
Richmond County - 709-916 W. Broad St., 308-310 N. Laurel St., 301-306 Gilmer St. , Richmond (Independent City)
(25 acres, 32 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: et.al., Noland, William C.
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Defense, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Business, Manufacturing Facility, Naval Facility, Restaurant, Road-Related, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Business, Manufacturing Facility, Restaurant, Specialty Store

Carver Industrial Historic District (added 2000 - - #00000559)
Also known as 127-5812
Richmond County - Marshall, Lombardy, Clay, and Harrison Sts. , Richmond (Independent City)
(233 acres, 13 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce, Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Business, Manufacturing Facility, Road-Related, Warehouse
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Business, Manufacturing Facility, Multiple Dwelling, Warehouse

Carver Residential Historic District (Boundary Increase) (added 2006 - - #06000975)
Also known as VDHR File # 127-0822-0599
Richmond County - 909-1011 W. Marshall St. , Richmond (Independent City)
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Early Commercial
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Business
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Cary, John B., School (added 1992 - - #92001030)
Also known as DHR File No. 127-824;West End School
Richmond County - 2100 Idlewood Ave. , Richmond (Independent City)
(21 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Wise Granite Co., Robinson,Charles M.
Architectural Style: Late Gothic Revival
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Davis, Decatur O., House (added 2000 - - #00000490)
Also known as 127-0177
Richmond County - 1001 E. Clay St. , Richmond (Independent City)
(1 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: West, Albert Lawrence
Architectural Style: Second Empire
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

First Battalion Virginia Volunteers Armory (added 2009 - - #09001158)
Also known as VDHR No. 127-5676
Richmond County - 122 W. Leigh St. , Richmond
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Cutshaw, Wilford Emory
Architectural Style: Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Black, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Defense, Education, Social
Historic Sub-function: Arms Storage, Meeting Hall, School
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Grace Hospital (added 2004 - - #04000856)
Also known as VDHR File # 127-5459
Richmond County - 401 West Grace St. , Richmond (Independent City)
(5 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Baskerville, Henry E., Robinson, Charles Morrison
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Moderne
Area of Significance: Health/Medicine, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Health Care
Historic Sub-function: Hospital
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Jackson Ward Historic District (Boundary Increase) (added 2005 - - #05001108)
Also known as VDHR File # 127-0237
Richmond County - 1/2-17 E. Marshall St.; 0-24 W. Marshall St. , Richmond
(32 acres, 18 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Late 19th And Early 20th Century American Movements, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion, Social, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Business, Meeting Hall, Religious Structure, Road-Related, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store, Warehouse
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion, Social, Transportation, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Business, Meeting Hall, Religious Structure, Road-Related, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store, Warehouse

Jackson Ward Historic District (Boundary Increase) (added 2008 - - #08000424)
Also known as VDHR No. 127-0237
Richmond County - 400 blks. 1st, 2nd, & 3rd Sts., 106-108 E. Marshall, 411-413 N. Adams St. , Richmond (Independent City)
(45 acres, 12 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Asbury and Whitehurst
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Italianate
Area of Significance: Architecture, Black, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Social, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Meeting Hall, Multiple Dwelling, Parking Lot, Road-Related, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Specialty Store

Laburnum Park Historic District (added 2002 - - #01001573)
Also known as VDHR file no. 127-5895
Richmond County - Westwood, Palmyra, Confederate, Wilmington, W. Laburnum Aves., Chatham, Gloucester and Lamont Sts. , Richmond (Independent City)
(1160 acres, 226 buildings, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Hallett, Marcus A. & Pratt, Roy G., et.al.
Architectural Style: Queen Anne, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Health/Medicine, Religion, Education
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Education, Health Care, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Hospital, Monument/Marker, Religious Structure, Sanatorium, School, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Education, Health Care, Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Religion, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Monument/Marker, Parking Lot, Religious Structure, Sanatorium, School, Single Dwelling

Linden Farm (added 1977 - - #77001492)
Also known as Linden;Dew House
Richmond County - N of Farnham on VA 3 , Farnham
(282 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Dew,Andrew
Architectural Style: Other, Colonial
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1700-1749
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Main Street Banking Historic District (added 2005 - - #05000527)
Also known as VDHR#127-6031
Richmond County - E. Main St. between 7th & Governors Sts. , Richmond
(105 acres, 15 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: et.al., Robinson, Charles M.
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Economics, Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private , Federal
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Business, Communications Facility, Customhouse, Financial Institution, Government Office, Hotel, Restaurant
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Business, Customhouse, Financial Institution, Government Office, Hotel, Post Office, Restaurant

Menokin (added 1969 - - #69000276)
Also known as Francis Lightfoot Lee House
Richmond County - NW of jct. of Rtes. 690 and 621 , Warsaw
(1430 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Ariss,John
Architectural Style: Georgian
Historic Person: Lee,Francis Lightfoot
Significant Year: 1769, 1797
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

National Theater (added 2003 - - #03000188)
Also known as Towne Theater
Richmond County - 700-710 E. Broad St. , Richmond (Independent City)
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Howell, Claude K., Legnaioli, Ferruccio
Architectural Style: Renaissance
Area of Significance: Entertainment/Recreation, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Theater
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

New Pump-House (added 2002 - - #02001366)
Also known as Byrd Park Pump House
Richmond County - 1708 Pump House Dr. , Richmond (Independent City)
(20 acres, 3 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Cutshaw, Col. Wilfrd Emory
Architectural Style: Beaux Arts, Gothic Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Entertainment/Recreation, Industry
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Music Facility, Water Works
Current Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Water Works

Pace-King House (added 1976 - - #76002230)
Also known as The Charles Hill House
Richmond County - 205 N. 19th St. , Richmond (Independent City)
(9 acres, 3 buildings)
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Italianate
Historic Person: Hill,Charles B.,et al.
Significant Year: 1860
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Pine Camp Tuberculosis Hospital (added 2003 - - #03000190)
Also known as 127-0829
Richmond County - 4901 Old Brook Rd. , Richmond (Independent City)
(1100 acres, 3 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Health/Medicine
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Health Care
Historic Sub-function: Hospital
Current Function: Government, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Government Office

Planters National Bank (added 1983 - - #83003306)
Also known as Old Planters Bank
Richmond County - 12th and E. Main Sts. , Richmond (Independent City)
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Read,Charles H.,Jr.
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Other
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: State
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Business, Financial Institution, Government Office
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Randolph School (added 1984 - - #84000050)
Also known as VHLC File No. 127-388
Richmond County - 300 S. Randolph St. , Richmond (Independent City)
(7 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Italianate
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Shockoe Slip Historic District (Boundary Increase) (added 1983 - - #83003307)
Also known as See Also:Shockoe Slip Historic District
Richmond County - Roughly bounded by Seaboard RR tracks, Downtown Expressway, Main, Dock, and 12th Sts. , Richmond (Independent City)
(210 acres, 70 buildings, 1 structure, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Italianate
Area of Significance: Transportation, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: State , Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Rail-Related, Water-Related
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Transportation, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Rail-Related

Springfield School (added 1992 - - #92001032)
Also known as DHR File No. 127-832
Richmond County - 608 N. 26th St. , Richmond (Independent City)
(12 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Robinson,Charles M.
Architectural Style: Late Gothic Revival
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Tredegar Iron Works (added 1971 - - #71001048)
Richmond County - 500 Tredegar St. , Richmond (Independent City)
(220 acres, 4 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Military, Industry
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Business

West Broad Street Commercial Historic District (added 2001 - - #00001667)
Also known as VDHR File No. 127-5807
Richmond County - 1300-1600 West Broad St. , Richmond (Independent City)
(55 acres, 20 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Hallett, Marcus A. & Pratt, Roy G., et.al.
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late 19th And Early 20th Century American Movements
Area of Significance: Commerce, Entertainment/Recreation, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local , Federal , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Government, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Auditorium, Fire Station, Manufacturing Facility, Post Office, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Education, Funerary, Government, Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Business, Cemetery, Parking Lot, Post Office, School, Specialty Store, Theater

West Franklin Street Historic District (Boundary Increase) (added 2009 - - #09000731)
Richmond County - 900 blk. West Grace St., 4000 blk. N. Harrison St., 300 blk. Shafer St. , Richmond (Independent City)
(20 acres, 16 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private , State
Historic Function: Domestic, Domestic, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Domestic, Education, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: College, Multiple Dwelling, Restaurant, Single Dwelling

Woodward House (added 1974 - - #74002243)
Richmond County - 3017 Williamsburg Ave. , Richmond (Independent City)
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Transportation, Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Industry, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1825-1849, 1750-1799
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use




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