College Heights Historic District

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College Heights Historic District
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Corner of Hillcrest Ave. and Woodland Dr. in 2013
College Heights Historic District is located in Pennsylvania
College Heights Historic District
College Heights Historic District is located in the US
College Heights Historic District
Location Roughly bounded by Holmes St., Park Ave., Ridge Ave., Sunset Rd., Hillcrest Ave., Woodland Dr. and Mitchell Ave., State College, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°47′57″N 77°52′28″W / 40.79917°N 77.87444°W / 40.79917; -77.87444Coordinates: 40°47′57″N 77°52′28″W / 40.79917°N 77.87444°W / 40.79917; -77.87444
Area 109 acres (44 ha)
Built 1904
Architectural style Colonial Revival, Tudor Revival, Bungalow/craftsman
NRHP Reference # 95000514[1]
Added to NRHP April 27, 1995

College Heights Historic District is a national historic district located at State College, Centre County, Pennsylvania. The district includes 278 contributing buildings in an almost exclusively middle-class residential area of State College. The district reflects the growth and architecture of State College as an emerging college town. The houses are largely wood frame and reflect a number of popular early-20th-century architectural styles including Colonial Revival, Tudor Revival, and Bungalow.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1995.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ "National Historic Landmarks & National Register of Historic Places in Pennsylvania" (Searchable database). CRGIS: Cultural Resources Geographic Information System.  Note: This includes Jacqueline Melander and Deryck Holdsworth (February 1995). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: College Heights Historic District" (PDF). Retrieved 2011-11-05.