Edgewood Historic District (Charleston, West Virginia)

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Edgewood Historic District
EDGEWOOD HISTORIC DISTRICT, CHARLESTON, KANAWHA COUNTY, WV.jpg
Edgewood Historic District (Charleston, West Virginia) is located in West Virginia
Edgewood Historic District (Charleston, West Virginia)
Edgewood Historic District (Charleston, West Virginia) is located in the US
Edgewood Historic District (Charleston, West Virginia)
LocationRoughly bounded by Edgewood Dr., Highland, Beech, Chester, and Lower Chester, Charleston, West Virginia
Coordinates38°22′3″N 81°38′42″W / 38.36750°N 81.64500°W / 38.36750; -81.64500Coordinates: 38°22′3″N 81°38′42″W / 38.36750°N 81.64500°W / 38.36750; -81.64500
ArchitectMultiple
Architectural styleColonial Revival, Bungalow/Craftsman, Late Victorian
NRHP reference #89001800 [1]
Added to NRHPNovember 09, 1989

Edgewood Historic District is a national historic district located at Charleston, West Virginia. The district is set on the West Side of the city and was the first planned suburb in Charleston. The area developed in the early 20th century. The architectural styles of Edgewood are eclectic, ranging from Neo-Classicism to Neo-Colonial, from Craftsman to Bungaloid.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1989.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
  2. ^ "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form" (PDF). Edgewood Historic District. State of West Virginia, West Virginia Division of Culture and History, Historic Preservation. 2009-04-04.