National Register of Historic Places listings in Watauga County, North Carolina

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This list includes properties and districts listed on the National Register of Historic Places in Watauga County, North Carolina. Click the "Map of all coordinates" link to the right to view a Google map of all properties and districts with latitude and longitude coordinates in the table below.[1]

This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted December 24, 2014.[2]
[3] Name on the Register[4] Image Date listed[5] Location City or town Description
1 Blair Farm Upload image
August 29, 2008
(#08000812)
N. side of VA 1522 just W. of its jct. with Blairmont Dr.
36°12′09″N 81°38′54″W / 36.202478°N 81.648394°W / 36.202478; -81.648394 (Blair Farm)
Boone
2 Bollinger-Hartley House Upload image
March 9, 1995
(#95000172)
423 N. Main St.
36°08′19″N 81°40′13″W / 36.138611°N 81.670278°W / 36.138611; -81.670278 (Bollinger-Hartley House)
Blowing Rock
3 Cove Creek High School Upload image
June 18, 1998
(#98000707)
207 Dale Adams Rd.
36°15′47″N 81°47′07″W / 36.263056°N 81.785278°W / 36.263056; -81.785278 (Cove Creek High School)
Sugar Grove
4 Daniel Boone Hotel
Daniel Boone Hotel
December 27, 1982
(#82001307)
E. King St.
36°13′06″N 81°40′57″W / 36.218333°N 81.6825°W / 36.218333; -81.6825 (Daniel Boone Hotel)
Boone Demolished[6]
5 East Tennessee & Western North Carolina Railroad Locomotive No. 12 Upload image
March 12, 1992
(#92000147)
Tweetsie RR theme park, jct. of Tweetsie RR Rd. and US 321
36°10′14″N 81°38′51″W / 36.170556°N 81.6475°W / 36.170556; -81.6475 (East Tennessee & Western North Carolina Railroad Locomotive No. 12)
Blowing Rock
6 Ben Farthing Farm Upload image
January 4, 1993
(#92001736)
NC 1121 (Rominger Rd.) W side, just N of Watauga R.
36°14′21″N 81°49′26″W / 36.239167°N 81.823889°W / 36.239167; -81.823889 (Ben Farthing Farm)
Sugar Grove
7 Flat Top Estate
Flat Top Estate
December 24, 2013
(#13000978)
Blue Ridge Parkway, milepost 292.8 to 295.5
Coordinates missing
Blowing Rock vicinity
8 Gragg House Upload image
October 25, 1973
(#73001382)
On U.S. 221
36°07′00″N 81°46′39″W / 36.116667°N 81.7775°W / 36.116667; -81.7775 (Gragg House)
Blowing Rock
9 Green Park Historic District Upload image
August 19, 1994
(#94001020)
Jct. of US 321 and Green Hill and Rock Rds.
36°07′17″N 81°39′38″W / 36.121389°N 81.660556°W / 36.121389; -81.660556 (Green Park Historic District)
Blowing Rock
10 Green Park Inn
Green Park Inn
June 3, 1982
(#82004637)
U.S. 321
36°07′07″N 81°39′39″W / 36.118611°N 81.660833°W / 36.118611; -81.660833 (Green Park Inn)
Blowing Rock
11 Jones House
Jones House
March 25, 1987
(#87000483)
124 E. King St.
36°13′06″N 81°41′00″W / 36.218333°N 81.683333°W / 36.218333; -81.683333 (Jones House)
Boone
12 Mast Farm Upload image
January 20, 1972
(#72001002)
E of Valle Crucis off SR 1112
36°12′23″N 81°46′15″W / 36.206389°N 81.770833°W / 36.206389; -81.770833 (Mast Farm)
Valle Crucis
13 Mast General Store
Mast General Store
April 3, 1973
(#73001383)
S of Valle Crucis on SR 1112
36°12′28″N 81°46′48″W / 36.207778°N 81.78°W / 36.207778; -81.78 (Mast General Store)
Valle Crucis
14 John Smith Miller House Upload image
January 29, 2009
(#08001389)
561 Chestnut Grove Rd.
36°16′06″N 81°39′27″W / 36.268236°N 81.657408°W / 36.268236; -81.657408 (John Smith Miller House)
Boone
15 Randall Memorial Building, Former Upload image
March 14, 1991
(#91000263)
Greenway Ct.
36°07′55″N 81°40′40″W / 36.131944°N 81.677778°W / 36.131944; -81.677778 (Randall Memorial Building, Former)
Blowing Rock
16 US Post Office-Boone
US Post Office-Boone
January 11, 1996
(#95001521)
679 W. King St.
36°13′11″N 81°41′10″W / 36.219722°N 81.686111°W / 36.219722; -81.686111 (US Post Office-Boone)
Boone
17 Valle Crucis Episcopal Mission Upload image
September 9, 1993
(#93000938)
NC 194 N side, 1 miles SW of jct. with NC 1112
36°11′45″N 81°47′46″W / 36.195833°N 81.796111°W / 36.195833; -81.796111 (Valle Crucis Episcopal Mission)
Valle Crucis
18 Valle Crucis Historic District Upload image
February 2, 2005
(#04001600)
Along NC 194 and NC 1112
36°12′33″N 81°46′43″W / 36.209247°N 81.778558°W / 36.209247; -81.778558 (Valle Crucis Historic District)
Valle Crucis
19 Vardell Family Cottages Historic District Upload image
March 12, 2001
(#01000254)
222 Grandfather Ave, 137, 187, 209 Chestnut Circle
36°07′36″N 81°40′42″W / 36.126667°N 81.678333°W / 36.126667; -81.678333 (Vardell Family Cottages Historic District)
Blowing Rock
20 Ward Family House Upload image
May 23, 1997
(#97000473)
8018 Rominger Rd.
36°14′50″N 81°49′21″W / 36.247222°N 81.8225°W / 36.247222; -81.8225 (Ward Family House)
Sugar Grove
21 Westglow Upload image
August 13, 1979
(#79001762)
W of Blowing Rock on U.S. 221
36°08′17″N 81°42′50″W / 36.138056°N 81.713889°W / 36.138056; -81.713889 (Westglow)
Blowing Rock
22 Wilson-Vines House Upload image
December 22, 1997
(#97001562)
4300 Rush Branch Rd.
36°17′30″N 81°50′57″W / 36.291667°N 81.849167°W / 36.291667; -81.849167 (Wilson-Vines House)
Beaver Dam

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  1. ^ The latitude and longitude information provided in this table was derived originally from the National Register Information System, which has been found to be fairly accurate for about 99% of listings. For about 1% of NRIS original coordinates, experience has shown that one or both coordinates are typos or otherwise extremely far off; some corrections may have been made. A more subtle problem causes many locations to be off by up to 150 yards, depending on location in the country: most NRIS coordinates were derived from tracing out latitude and longitudes off of USGS topographical quadrant maps created under the North American Datum of 1927, which differs from the current, highly accurate WGS84 GPS system used by most on-line maps. Chicago is about right, but NRIS longitudes in Washington are higher by about 4.5 seconds, and are lower by about 2.0 seconds in Maine. Latitudes differ by about 1.0 second in Florida. Some locations in this table may have been corrected to current GPS standards.
  2. ^ "National Register of Historic Places: Weekly List Actions". National Park Service, United States Department of the Interior. Retrieved on December 24, 2014.
  3. ^ Numbers represent an ordering by significant words. Various colorings, defined here, differentiate National Historic Landmarks and historic districts from other NRHP buildings, structures, sites or objects.
  4. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2008-04-24. 
  5. ^ The eight-digit number below each date is the number assigned to each location in the National Register Information System database, which can be viewed by clicking the number.
  6. ^ "North Carolina Listings in the National Register of Historic Places by County". North Carolina State Historic Preservation Office. 22 October 2008. Retrieved 14 July 2009.