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NORTH CAROLINA - Buncombe County - Historic Districts
Asheville High School (added 1996 - - #96000481)
Also known as Lee Edwards High School
419 McDowell St. , Asheville
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Palmer-Spivey, et al., Ellington, Douglas
Architectural Style:
Other, Art Deco
Area of Significance:
Landscape Architecture, Education, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949
Owner:
Local
Historic Function:
Education
Historic Sub-function:
School
Current Function:
Education
Current Sub-function:
School
Asheville School (added 1996 - - #96000614)
Also known as Asheville School for Boys
Roughly bounded by Patton Ave., Southern RR line, US 40, Sand Hill Rd., and Malvern Hills subdivision , Asheville
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Beadle,Chauncey,et al
Architectural Style:
Tudor Revival
Area of Significance:
Education, Architecture, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Education
Historic Sub-function:
School
Current Function:
Education
Current Sub-function:
School
Bent Creek Campus of the Appalachian Forest Experiment Station (added 1993 - - #93000373)
Brevard Rd. S of jct. with I-26 , Asheville
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Pyke,Charles F., Bearden,Walter C.
Architectural Style:
Other, Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance:
Conservation, Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949
Owner:
Federal
Historic Function:
Domestic,Government
Historic Sub-function:
Government Office, Multiple Dwelling, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic, Government
Current Sub-function:
Government Office, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Bent Creek Campus of the Appalachian Forest Experiment Station (Boundary Decrease) (added 1996 - - #95001187)
Also known as See Also:Bent Creek Campus of the Appalachian Forest Experim
Brevard Rd. S of jct. with I-26 , Asheville
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Pyke, Charles F., Bearden, Walter
Architectural Style:
Bungalow/Craftsman, Other
Area of Significance:
Social History, Architecture, Conservation
Period of Significance:
1925-1949
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic,Government
Historic Sub-function:
Government Office, Multiple Dwelling, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic, Government
Current Sub-function:
Government Office, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Biltmore Estate (added 1966 - - #66000586)
Also known as Biltmore Estate and Biltmore Forestry School Site
One Biltmore Plaza , Asheville
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Hunt,Richard Morris, Olmsted,Frederick Law
Architectural Style:
Other, Renaissance
Area of Significance:
Conservation, Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance:
1875-1899
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic,Education
Historic Sub-function:
School, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function:
Forest, Museum
Biltmore Village Cottage District (added 1979 - - #79001671)
Swan St., All Souls Cresent and Boston Way , Asheville
Historic Significance:
Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Vanderbilt,George W., Smith,Richard Sharp
Architectural Style:
No Style Listed
Historic Person:
Vanderbilt,George W.
Significant Year:
1900
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance:
1900-1924
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Black Mountain College Historic District (added 1982 - - #82001281)
Also known as Camp Rockmont
SR 2468 , Black Mountain
Historic Significance:
Person, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style:
Bungalow/Craftsman, International Style
Historic Person:
Multiple
Significant Year:
1923, 1940
Area of Significance:
Art, Education, Literature, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1900-1924
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Education,Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function:
College, Educational Related Housing, Library, Outdoor Recreation
Current Function:
Education, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function:
College, Educational Related Housing, Library, Outdoor Recreation
Black Mountain Downtown Historic District (added 2004 - - #04000570)
Black Mountain Ave., Sutton Ave., Cherry, Broadway and State Sts. , Black Mountain
Historic Significance:
Event
Area of Significance:
Transportation, Commerce
Period of Significance:
1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner:
Local,Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Domestic,Government,Industry/Processing/Extraction,Transportation
Historic Sub-function:
City Hall, Fire Station, Manufacturing Facility, Professional, Rail-Related, Road-Related, Specialty Store
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Transportation
Current Sub-function:
Professional, Rail-Related, Road-Related, Specialty Store
Blue Ridge Assembly Historic District (added 1979 - - #79003327)
S of Black Mountain on SR 2720 , Black Mountain
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering, Person
Architect, builder, or engineer:
et al., Jallade,Louis
Architectural Style:
Colonial Revival, Classical Revival
Historic Person:
Weatherford,Willis Duke
Significant Year:
1912, 1930
Area of Significance:
Education, Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Social History, Religion
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Education,Religion
Historic Sub-function:
Church Related Residence, Church School, Educational Related Housing
Current Function:
Education, Religion
Chestnut Hill Historic District (added 1983 - - #83001837)
Roughly bounded by Hillside, Washington, Broad, Hollywood, Orchards Sts. and Merrimon Ave. , Asheville
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Tennent,J.A., Smith,R.S.
Architectural Style:
Queen Anne, Other, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Health/Medicine
Period of Significance:
1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic,Religion
Historic Sub-function:
Church Related Residence, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function:
Multiple Dwelling, Professional, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Clingman Avenue Historic District (added 2004 - - #04000583)
Roughly along Clingman Ave., from Hillard Ave. to Haywood Ave. , Asheville
Historic Significance:
Event
Area of Significance:
Black, Social History
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Downtown Asheville Historic District (added 1979 - - #79001676)
Also known as See Also:76001307;76001306;79001933;78001933;78001935;770009
Roughly bounded by 1240 Valley St., Hilliard Ave., and Broad Ave. , Asheville
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Person, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Multiple
Architectural Style:
Late 19th And Early 20th Century American Movements, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Art Deco
Historic Person:
Wolfe,Thomas
Area of Significance:
Commerce, Literature, Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner:
Federal,Local,Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Government,Social
Historic Sub-function:
City Hall, Civic, Courthouse
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Government, Social
Current Sub-function:
City Hall, Civic, Courthouse
Downtown Asheville Historic District (Boundary Increase II) (added 1990 - - #90001342)
Also known as Ravenscroft Amendment;See Also:Downtown Asheville Historic D
Church St. and Ravenscroft Dr. , Asheville
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style:
Bungalow/Craftsman, Queen Anne, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance:
Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Downtown Asheville Historic District (Boundary Increase) (added 1989 - - #89000468)
Also known as Biltmore Avenue Amendment;See Also:Downtown Asheville Histor
60 and 64 Biltmore Ave. , Asheville
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Unknown
Architectural Style:
Other, Chicago
Area of Significance:
Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Hotel, Specialty Store
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Work In Progress
Current Sub-function:
Professional
Eliada Home (added 1993 - - #93000314)
2 Compton Dr. , Asheville
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Person, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Bordner, Floyd W., Davis, Thomas E.
Architectural Style:
Colonial Revival, Bungalow/Craftsman, Tudor Revival
Historic Person:
Compton, Lucius Bunyun
Significant Year:
1915
Area of Significance:
Social History, Religion, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Agriculture/Subsistence,Domestic,Funerary,Religion
Historic Sub-function:
Agricultural Fields, Animal Facility, Cemetery, Institutional Housing, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Funerary, Religion
Current Sub-function:
Agricultural Fields, Cemetery, Church School, Institutional Housing, Single Dwelling, Storage
Grove Park Historic District (added 1989 - - #89000247)
Also known as See Also:Bryan, William Jennings, House;See Also:Grove Park
Roughly bounded by Evelyn Pl., Macon Ave., Howland Rd., Woodland Rd., Canterbury Ln., Charlotte St., and Murdock Ave. , Asheville
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Beadle,Chauncey, Grove,Edwin Wiley
Architectural Style:
Bungalow/Craftsman, Tudor Revival, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance:
Landscape Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner:
Private,Local
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Grove Park Historic District (Boundary Increase) (added 1990 - - #90001918)
Also known as Kimberly Amendment to Grove Park Historic District;See Also:
Roughly, Kimberly Ave. from Maywood St. to N of Evelyn Pl., including Grove Park Inn Country Club , Asheville
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Multiple
Architectural Style:
Bungalow/Craftsman, Tudor Revival, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance:
Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic,Recreation And Culture,Social
Historic Sub-function:
Clubhouse, Single Dwelling, Sport Facility
Current Function:
Domestic, Recreation And Culture, Social
Current Sub-function:
Clubhouse, Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling, Sport Facility
Guastavino, Rafael, Sr., Estate (added 1989 - - #89000849)
Also known as Rhododendron
NC 9, 0.8 mi. S of jct. with SR 2713 , Black Mountain
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering, Person
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Guastavino,Rafael,Sr.
Architectural Style:
No Style Listed
Historic Person:
Guastavino,Rafael,Sr.
Significant Year:
1895
Area of Significance:
Landscape Architecture, Engineering
Period of Significance:
1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic,Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function:
Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Landscape
Current Sub-function:
Park
Gunston Hall (added 1991 - - #91001505)
Also known as Franklin Hall
324 Vanderbilt Rd. , Biltmore Forest
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Et al., Wood,Waddy B.
Architectural Style:
Colonial Revival
Area of Significance:
Landscape Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic,Landscape
Historic Sub-function:
Garden, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic, Landscape
Current Sub-function:
Garden, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Intheoaks (added 1991 - - #91000361)
Also known as In-The-Oaks
510 Vance Ave. , Black Mountain
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Person
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Et al., Wallis,Frank E.
Architectural Style:
Tudor Revival
Historic Person:
Terry,Franklin Silas
Significant Year:
1921, 1923
Area of Significance:
Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Other
Manor and Cottages (added 1978 - - #78001934)
265 Charlotte St. , Asheville
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Unknown
Architectural Style:
Colonial Revival, Tudor Revival, Shingle Style
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:
Hotel, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Hotel, Single Dwelling
Montford Area Historic District (added 1977 - - #77000991)
Irregular pattern along Montford Ave. , Asheville
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
et al., Smith,Roger Sharp
Architectural Style:
Other, Shingle Style, Queen Anne
Area of Significance:
Education, Architecture, Health/Medicine
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic,Health Care
Historic Sub-function:
Hospital, Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic, Health Care
Current Sub-function:
Hospital, Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Municipal Golf Course (added 2005 - - #05000318)
Also known as Buncombe County Golf Course
226 Fairway Dr. , Asheville
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Sayre, Christopher, Ross, Donald
Architectural Style:
Other
Area of Significance:
Landscape Architecture, Entertainment/Recreation, Black
Period of Significance:
1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner:
Local
Historic Function:
Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function:
Sport Facility
Current Function:
Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function:
Sport Facility
Norwood Park Historic District (added 2008 - - #08000815)
District is bounded roughly on the W. and S. by Murdock St.; on the N. by Woodward Ave; on the E. by Norwood Ave. , Asheville
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style:
Colonial Revival, Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance:
1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Multiple Dwelling, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Oteen Veterans Administration Hospital Historic District (added 1985 - - #85003529)
N side of US 70 , Ashville
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Rose,W. P. Co., Veterans Administration
Architectural Style:
Other, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance:
Health/Medicine, Military, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner:
Federal,Private
Historic Function:
Health Care
Historic Sub-function:
Hospital
Current Function:
Health Care
Current Sub-function:
Hospital
Proximity Park Historic District (added 2008 - - #08000974)
Roughly bounded by Macon Ave., Howland Rd., Woodlink Rd., Charlotte St., and Sunset Trail , Asheville
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Smith, Richard Sharp, et al.
Architectural Style:
Colonial Revival, Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic,Domestic,Landscape,Religion,Religion,Social,Transportation
Historic Sub-function:
Church Related Residence, Clubhouse, Garden, Rail-Related, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic, Domestic, Domestic, Landscape, Religion, Religion
Current Sub-function:
Church Related Residence, Garden, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Riverside Industrial Historic District (added 2004 - - #04000825)
Also known as Asheville Wholesale District
Roughly bounded by Clingman Ave., Lyman St., Roberts St., and Riverside Dr. , Asheville
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style:
Italianate, Early Commercial
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Commerce, Industry
Period of Significance:
1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner:
State,Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Industry/Processing/Extraction,Transportation
Historic Sub-function:
Department Store, Energy Facility, Manufacturing Facility, Rail-Related, Specialty Store, Warehouse
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Other, Transportation, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function:
Manufacturing Facility, Rail-Related, Road-Related, Specialty Store, Warehouse
Sunset Terrace Historic District (added 2005 - - #05001411)
9-48 Sunset Terrace , Asheville
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Parker, Harry L., Parker, Charles N.
Architectural Style:
Tudor Revival, Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance:
Architecture
Period of Significance:
1900-1924
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
West Asheville End of Car Line Historic District (added 2006 - - #06000691)
Both sides of Haywood Rd. from 715 to 814 and 7-9 Brevard Rd. , Asheville
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style:
Early Commercial, Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance:
Commerce, Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Domestic,Government,Recreation And Culture,Transportation
Historic Sub-function:
Business, Department Store, Post Office, Restaurant, Road-Related, Single Dwelling, Theater
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Landscape, Work In Progress
Current Sub-function:
Business, Parking Lot, Restaurant, Specialty Store
West Asheville--Aycock School Historic District (added 2006 - - #06000718)
401-441 Haywood Rd. , Asheville
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Six Associates Inc.
Architectural Style:
Early Commercial, Classical Revival
Area of Significance:
Education, Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance:
1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner:
Local,Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Education,Government,Transportation
Historic Sub-function:
Business, Financial Institution, Fire Station, Post Office, Road-Related, School, Specialty Store
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Education, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function:
Business, School, Specialty Store
West End Historic District (added 2002 - - #02001664)
Roughly bounded by Club, Trade, Roberts Sts., and Park Ave. , Asheville
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Demens, Peter
Architectural Style:
Queen Anne, Other
Area of Significance:
Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Domestic,Religion,Social
Historic Sub-function:
Civic, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function:
Domestic, Religion, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function:
Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
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