Honesdale Residential Historic District

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Honesdale Residential Historic District
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Honesdale Residential Historic District is located in Pennsylvania
Honesdale Residential Historic District
Location Roughly bounded by Lackawaxen R., Dyberry Cr. and Dyberry Cemetery, Overlook and 18th Sts., Honesdale, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 41°34′51″N 75°15′35″W / 41.58083°N 75.25972°W / 41.58083; -75.25972Coordinates: 41°34′51″N 75°15′35″W / 41.58083°N 75.25972°W / 41.58083; -75.25972
Area 97 acres (39 ha)
Architect Kreitner, William & Frederick; Beers, Elias T., et al.
Architectural style Queen Anne, Italianate
Governing body Local
NRHP Reference # 97001670[1]
Added to NRHP February 6, 1998

Honesdale Residential Historic District, is a national historic district located at Honesdale, Wayne County, Pennsylvania. The district includes 289 contributing buildings and 5 contributing sites in a predominantly residential neighborhood of Honesdale. The residences were built between 1830 and 1940, in a variety of popular architectural styles including Greek Revival, Italianate, Bungalow / American Craftsman, Colonial Revival, Second Empire, Queen Anne. The larger homes are typically 2 1/2-story, wood frame dwellings with hipped and gable roofs. The district also includes some former factories, such as the Irving Cut Glass Co. and Honesdale Show Company, and a former Armory. The contributing sites consist of four cemeteries and Riverside Park.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1997.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09. 
  2. ^ ""National Historic Landmarks & National Register of Historic Places in Pennsylvania"" (Searchable database). CRGIS: Cultural Resources Geographic Information System.  Note: This includes Donald Jengo, Charles Devereaux, and Fran Devereaux (October 1997). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Honesdale Residential Historic District" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-06-10.