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NORTH CAROLINA - Burke County

Avery Avenue Historic District (added 1987 - - #87001915)
Roughly along parts of Avery, Lenoir, Morehead, Walker, Evans, & Short Sts. , Morganton
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Bungalow/Craftsman, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Avery Avenue School (added 1987 - - #87001925)
Also known as Catawba Valley Legal Services
200 Avery Ave. , Morganton
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Hook,Charles Christian
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Professional

Avery, Alphonse Calhoun, House (added 1984 - - #84001947)
Also known as Avery-Summersette
408 N. Green St. , Morganton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Person
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Late Victorian
Historic Person: Avery,Alphonse Calhoun
Significant Year: 1876
Area of Significance: Law, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Bellevue (added 1973 - - #73001296)
On SR 1419, N of Morganton off NC 18 , Morganton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Federal
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Broughton Hospital Historic District (added 1987 - - #87001918)
Also known as See Also:Western North Carolina Insane Asylum
Roughly bounded by Broughton Hospital campus, NC 18, Bickett St., & Enola Rd. , Morganton
Historic Significance: Event, Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Sloan,Samuel
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Art Deco
Historic Person: Murphy,Patrick Livingston
Significant Year: 1940, 1878
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: State , Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Health Care
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Hospital, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Health Care
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Hospital, Single Dwelling

Burke County Courthouse (added 1970 - - #70000443)
Courthouse Sq. , Morganton
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Politics/Government
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Courthouse
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: Courthouse

Creekside (added 1972 - - #72000926)
W of Morganton at jct. of U.S. 70 and 70A , Morganton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Federal, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Dale's, USB Market (added 1987 - - #87001924)
Also known as B & S Discount Foods
Jct. of Enola Rd. & Dale St. , Morganton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Department Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Department Store

Dalmas, Jean-Pierre Auguste, House (added 2002 - - #02000444)
4950 Villar Lane, NE , Valdese
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Dalmas, Jean-Pierre Auguste
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Forney, Jacob, Jr., House (added 1976 - - #76001309)
NW of Morganton on SR 1440 , Morganton
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Federal
Historic Person: Forney,Jacob, Jr.
Significant Year: 1826, 1825
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Franklin--Penland House (added 2006 - - #06001106)
8646 NC 183 , Linville Falls
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: MacLamore, William
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Entertainment/Recreation, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Government
Historic Sub-function: Hotel, Post Office, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Gaither House (added 1976 - - #76001310)
102 N. Anderson St. , Morganton
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Historic Person: Gaither,Burgess S.
Significant Year: 1840
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Garrou--Morganton Full-Fashioned Hosiery Mills (added 1999 - - #99000064)
Also known as Morgantown Hosiery Mills
101 and 105 Lenoir St. , Morganton
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Moderne
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Specialty Store
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use, Work In Progress

Gaston Chapel (added 1984 - - #84000077)
100 Bouchelle St. , Morganton
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Late Gothic Revival
Area of Significance: Black, Architecture, Religion
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure

Gilboa Methodist Church (added 1984 - - #84000075)
U.S. 64 , Salem
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Religion
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Hunting Creek Railroad Bridge (added 1987 - - #87001923)
Hunting Creek N of US 64 & 70 between jct. of Stonebridge Rd. & E. Union St. , Morganton
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Engineering, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Rail-Related
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Jonesboro Historic District (added 1987 - - #87001916)
Roughly bounded by W. Concord, Bay, Jones, Lytle, & S. Anderson Sts. , Morganton
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Black
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Federal , Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling, Unoccupied Land
Current Function: Domestic, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling, Unoccupied Land

Lackey, John Alexander, House (added 1987 - - #87001921)
102 Camelot Dr. , Morganton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
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

Magnolia Place (added 1973 - - #73001297)
S of Morganton on U.S. 64 , Morganton
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Federal, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Military
Period of Significance: 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Morganton Downtown Historic District (added 1987 - - #87001930)
Also known as See Also:Burke County Courthouse
E. Union, S. Green, N. & S. Sterling, King & Queen Sts. , Morganton
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Classical Revival, Italianate, Art Deco
Area of Significance: Law, Politics/Government, Commerce, Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Federal , Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Government
Historic Sub-function: Business, Correctional Facility, Courthouse, Post Office, Professional, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Government, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Business, Correctional Facility, Courthouse, Post Office, Professional, Specialty Store

Mountain View (added 1984 - - #84000076)
604 W. Union St. , Morganton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Person
Architectural Style: Federal
Historic Person: Greenlee,Samuel
Significant Year: 1815
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

North Carolina School for the Deaf Historic District (added 1989 - - #89000325)
Jct. US 70 and US 64 , Morganton
Historic Significance: Event, Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Benton,Charles C., Bauer,Agustus
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Colonial Revival, Late Victorian
Historic Person: Goodwin,Dr. John McKee
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Education
Historic Sub-function: School, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Education
Current Sub-function: School, Single Dwelling

North Carolina School for the Deaf: Main Building (added 1976 - - #76001311)
U.S. 64 and Fleming Dr. , Morganton
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Bauer,Adolphus Gustavus
Architectural Style: Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: State
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: School

North Green Street--Bouchelle Street Historic District (added 1987 - - #87001926)
Also known as See Also:Avery, Alphonso Calhoun, House
N. Green, Bouchelle, & Patterson Sts. , Morganton
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Bungalow/Craftsman, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Pleasant Valley (added 1977 - - #72000927)
Jct. of SR 1423, 1439, and 1438 , Morganton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Quaker Meadows (added 1973 - - #73001298)
W of Morganton off NC 181 , Morganton
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Federal
Area of Significance: Architecture, Military
Period of Significance: 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Quaker Meadows Cemetery (added 1987 - - #87001922)
Off NC 126 , Morganton
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Art
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery
Current Function: Funerary
Current Sub-function: Cemetery

Riddle, Dr. Joseph Bennett, House (added 1984 - - #84000524)
411 W. Union St. , Morganton
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Queen Anne
Historic Person: Riddle,Joseph Bennett
Significant Year: 1904, 1947, 1892
Area of Significance: Architecture, Health/Medicine
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Sloan--Throneburg Farm (added 2002 - - #02000110)
NC 1429, 0.3 mi. W of jct. with NC 1450 , Chesterfield
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Sloan, J.H.
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Other
Area of Significance: Architecture, Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Animal Facility, Irrigation Facility, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Storage
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Irrigation Facility, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Storage

South King Street Historic District (added 1987 - - #87001920)
S. King St. , Morganton
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Marsh,M.R.
Architectural Style: Other, Colonial Revival, Late Gothic Revival
Area of Significance: Education, Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Swan Ponds (added 1973 - - #73001299)
About 4 mi. W of Morganton off NC 126 , Morganton
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Tate House (added 1973 - - #73001300)
Also known as The Cedars
100 S. King St. , Morganton
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Second Empire
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Tate, Franklin Pierce, House (added 1986 - - #86001171)
410 W. Union St. , Morganton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Litchfield,Electus D.
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Valdese Elementary School (added 1984 - - #84000115)
Also known as Rock School
400 Main St. , Valdese
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Herman, Quince E.
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Professional, Restaurant

Waldensian Presbyterian Church (added 1984 - - #84000116)
104 E. Main St. , Valdese
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Romanesque
Area of Significance: Architecture, Religion
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure

West Union Street Historic District (added 1987 - - #87001931)
Also known as See Also:Mountain View;Riddle, Dr. Joseph Bennett, House;Tat
Roughly parts of W. Union St., Montrose St., & Riverside Dr. , Morganton
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Bungalow/Craftsman, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Western North Carolina Insane Asylum (added 1977 - - #77000996)
Also known as Broughton Hospital Main Building
Off NC 18 , Morganton
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Sloan,Samuel
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Health/Medicine
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Health Care
Historic Sub-function: Hospital
Current Function: Health Care
Current Sub-function: Hospital

White Street--Valdese Avenue Historic District (added 1987 - - #87001927)
White St. & Valdese Ave. , Morganton
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Bungalow/Craftsman, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling




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