Park View Historic District

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Park View Historic District
Park View Historic District, Crawford St Entrance 12SEP2014.jpg
Entrance to the district
Park View Historic District is located in Virginia
Park View Historic District
Location Roughly bounded by Elm and Parkview Aves., Fort Lane, Blair, and Harrell Sts., Portsmouth, Virginia
Coordinates 36°50′31″N 76°18′40″W / 36.84194°N 76.31111°W / 36.84194; -76.31111Coordinates: 36°50′31″N 76°18′40″W / 36.84194°N 76.31111°W / 36.84194; -76.31111
Area 53 acres (21 ha)
Architectural style Colonial Revival, Queen Anne, American Foursquare
Governing body Local
NRHP Reference # 84000047[1]
VLR # 124-0055
Significant dates
Added to NRHP October 4, 1984
Designated VLR August 21, 1984[2]

Park View Historic District is a national historic district located at Portsmouth, Virginia. It encompasses 295 contributing buildings in a primarily residential section of northeast Portsmouth. It was developed in the late-19th and early-20th centuries, and includes notable examples of Queen Anne, Colonial Revival, and American Foursquare style single family residences.[3]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1984.[1]


  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09. 
  2. ^ "Virginia Landmarks Register". Virginia Department of Historic Resources. Retrieved 19 March 2013. 
  3. ^ Virginia Historic Landmarks Commission Staff (August 1984). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: Park View Historic District". Virginia Department of Historic Resources.  and Accompanying photo and Accompanying map