Dominion Hills Historic District

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Dominion Hills Historic District
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A house in the Dominion Hills Historic District, August 2013
Dominion Hills Historic District is located in District of Columbia
Dominion Hills Historic District
Location Roughly bounded by N. Four Mile Run Dr., N. McKinley Rd., N. Larrimore, N. Madison, N. Montana Sts., & 9th St. N., Arlington, Virginia
Coordinates 38°52′33″N 77°08′29″W / 38.87583°N 77.14139°W / 38.87583; -77.14139Coordinates: 38°52′33″N 77°08′29″W / 38.87583°N 77.14139°W / 38.87583; -77.14139
Area 102 acres (41 ha)
Built 1942 (1942), 1945-1948
Built by Mace Properties, Inc.; Benson & Vest
Architectural style Colonial Revival
Governing body Private
MPS Historic Residential Suburbs in the United States, 1830-1960 MPS
NRHP Reference # 12000239[1]
VLR # 000-4212
Significant dates
Added to NRHP April 24, 2012
Designated VLR December 15, 2011[2]

Dominion Hills Historic District is a national historic district located at Arlington County, Virginia. It contains 446 contributing buildings in a residential neighborhood in western Arlington. It was platted in 1942 and developed between 1945 and 1948. It was designed to attract working and middle-income residents and is composed exclusively of two-story Colonial Revival style dwellings.[3]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2012.[1]

Notable residents[edit]

  • Warren Beatty and Shirley MacLaine, both who both would grow up to become acclaimed actors, lived with their family at 930 North Liberty Street in the 1950s.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "National Register of Historic Places Listings". Weekly List of Actions Taken on Properties: 4/23/12 through 4/27/12. National Park Service. 2012-05-04. 
  2. ^ "Virginia Landmarks Register". Virginia Department of Historic Resources. Retrieved 05-12-2013.  Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  3. ^ a b Laura Trieschmann, Paul Weishar, and Anna Stillner (May 2011). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: Dominion Hills Historic District".  and Accompanying five photos and Accompanying map

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