King Estate (Pittsburgh)

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King Estate (Baywood)
City of Pittsburgh Historic Structure
Pittsburgh History and Landmarks Foundation Historic Landmark
King Estate (Pittsburgh) is located in Pittsburgh
King Estate (Pittsburgh)
Location of the King Estate in Pittsburgh
Location: 5501 Elgin Street (Highland Park), Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Coordinates: 40°28′45.43″N 79°55′29.53″W / 40.4792861°N 79.9248694°W / 40.4792861; -79.9248694Coordinates: 40°28′45.43″N 79°55′29.53″W / 40.4792861°N 79.9248694°W / 40.4792861; -79.9248694
Built/Founded: 1880
City designated: November 12, 1992[1]
PHLF designated: 2000[2]

The King Estate (also known as Baywood, or the Alexander King Estate) located at 5501 Elgin Street in the Highland Park neighborhood of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, was built in 1880. Alexander King was the original owner of this Second Empire style house. It was added to the List of City of Pittsburgh historic designations on November 12, 1992,[1] and the List of Pittsburgh History and Landmarks Foundation Historic Landmarks in 2000.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Local Historic Designations". Pittsburgh: Pittsburgh History & Landmarks Foundation. Retrieved 2011-08-15. 
  2. ^ a b Historic Landmark Plaques 1968-2009. Pittsburgh, PA: Pittsburgh History & Landmarks Foundation. 2010. Retrieved 2011-08-05.