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NORTH CAROLINA - Polk County

Bank of Tryon Building (added 2008 - - #07001408)
Also known as Hester Building
16 N. Trade St. , Tryon
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Romanesque
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Financial Institution
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Business

Blackberry Hill (added 1974 - - #74001372)
Also known as Mills House
E of Tryon on SR 1516 , Tryon
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

Blockhouse Site (added 1970 - - #70000466)
E of U.S. 176 , Tryon
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Commerce, Social History
Period of Significance: 1700-1749
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Defense, Domestic, Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Camp, Fortification, Outdoor Recreation, Road-Related
Current Function: Unknown

Charlton Leland (added 2006 - - #06000225)
Also known as Saluda Inn
229 Greenville St. , Saluda
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Entertainment/Recreation
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Hotel, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Hotel

Church of the Transfiguration (added 1982 - - #82001301)
Henderson and Charles Sts. , Saluda
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: McCullough,Reverend John DeWitt
Architectural Style: Other, Gothic
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure

Friendly Hills (added 1998 - - #98000731)
Also known as Banning, Margaret Culkin, House
140 Country Club Rd. , Tryon
Historic Significance: Event, Person
Historic Person: Banning, Margaret Clukin
Significant Year: 1936, 1924
Area of Significance: Literature, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Green River Plantation (added 1974 - - #74001370)
E of Columbus off SR 1005 , Columbus
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Carson,Joseph McDowell
Architectural Style: Federal, Greek Revival
Historic Person: Carson,Joseph McDowell et. al.
Significant Year: 1807
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Hughes, J. G., House (added 1989 - - #89000347)
Also known as Fieldstone
N. Peak St. , Columbus
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Johnson, John Hiram, House (added 1994 - - #94000005)
Address Restricted , Saluda
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Animal Facility, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Jones, Rev. Joshua D., House (added 1991 - - #91001476)
NC 1526 S side, 0.4 mi. from NC 108 , Mill Spring
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Black
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

Mill Farm Inn (added 2009 - - #08001366)
701 Harmon Field Rd. , Tryon
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Walcott, Russell S.
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Entertainment/Recreation, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Hotel
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Hotel, Secondary Structure

Mills-Screven Plantation (added 1983 - - #83001904)
Also known as Hilltop
NE of Tryon on SR 1509 , Tryon
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Federal, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 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

Pine Crest Inn (added 1982 - - #82003500)
Pine Crest Lane , Tryon
Historic Significance: Person, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Other, Classical Revival
Historic Person: Brown,Carter
Significant Year: 1907, 1917, 1906
Area of Significance: Entertainment/Recreation, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Health Care
Historic Sub-function: Hospital, Hotel, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Hotel

Polk County Courthouse (added 1974 - - #74001371)
Courthouse St. , Columbus
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Shakelford,George W., Clayton,Ephraim
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Courthouse
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: Courthouse

Railway Clerks' Mountain House (added 2000 - - #00000842)
Also known as Clerks' Mountain Home
US 176, 0.6 mi. Se of jct. with Ozone Rd. , Saluda
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Area of Significance: Architecture, Entertainment/Recreation
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Hotel
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Hotel

Ryder Hall (added 2005 - - #05001033)
305 Seminary St. , Saluda
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Thompson, William L.
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: Educational Related Housing
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Saluda Main Street Historic District (added 1996 - - #96000569)
Main St. from Cullipher St. to Carolina St. , Saluda
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: unknown
Architectural Style: Stick/Eastlake, Early Commercial, Late Gothic Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Government, Religion, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: City Hall, Financial Institution, Post Office, Rail-Related, Religious Structure, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Government, Religion, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Business, City Hall, Rail-Related, Religious Structure, Restaurant, Specialty Store

Seven Hearths (added 1976 - - #76001333)
N of Tryon at jct. of U.S. 176 and Harmon Field Rd. , Tryon
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Federal
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling




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