Sherman Hill

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Not to be confused with Sherman L. Hill. ‹See Tfd›
Sherman Hill Neighborhood Historic District
Sherman Hill is located in Iowa
Sherman Hill
Location Roughly bounded by Woodland Ave., 19th, School, and 15th Sts., Des Moines, Iowa
Coordinates 41°35′30″N 93°38′27″W / 41.591675°N 93.640865°W / 41.591675; -93.640865Coordinates: 41°35′30″N 93°38′27″W / 41.591675°N 93.640865°W / 41.591675; -93.640865
Area 80 acres (32 ha)
Architectural style Late Victorian[1]
Governing body Local
NRHP Reference # 79000926[1]
Added to NRHP January 25, 1979[1]

The Sherman Hill Neighborhood Historic District is a historic neighborhood located in Des Moines, Iowa. The district encompasses 80 acres (0.32 km2) and 210 buildings and is bounded by 15th Street, Woodland Avenue, Martin Luther King Parkway and School Street.

Sherman Hill took its name from the mansion built in the area by Hoyt Sherman. It is famous locally for its ornate Victorian residences, many of which have been restored by their owners.

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  1. ^ a b c "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09. 

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