St. John the Evangelist Roman Catholic Church and School Building

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St. John the Evangelist Roman Catholic Church and School Building
St John Apts 2 Wilkes-Barre LuzCo PA.JPG
Apartment building in 2013
St. John the Evangelist Roman Catholic Church and School Building is located in Pennsylvania
St. John the Evangelist Roman Catholic Church and School Building
Location 419 N. Main St., Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 41°15′29″N 75°52′3″W / 41.25806°N 75.86750°W / 41.25806; -75.86750Coordinates: 41°15′29″N 75°52′3″W / 41.25806°N 75.86750°W / 41.25806; -75.86750
Area less than one acre
Built 1929
Architect Howley, John J.; Cuppels, Frank J.
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 03000721[1]
Added to NRHP July 30, 2003

St. John the Evangelist Roman Catholic Church and School Building is a historic Roman Catholic church and school building at 419 N. Main Street in Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania. It was built in 1929, and is a three-story, red brick and cut stone building. It has a three bay front and measures 63 feet, 6 inches, wide and 124 feet, 2 inches deep. The school closed in 1971, and parish in 1994. Between 2000 and 2003, the building was renovated into 24 one-bedroom apartments.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2003.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13. 
  2. ^ "National Historic Landmarks & National Register of Historic Places in Pennsylvania" (Searchable database). CRGIS: Cultural Resources Geographic Information System.  Note: This includes Robert Janosov and Lawrence Newman (n.d.). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: St. John the Evangelist Roman Catholic Church and School Building" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-03-05.