Franklinville Historic District

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Franklinville Historic District
Franklinville Historic District is located in North Carolina
Franklinville Historic District
Franklinville Historic District is located in the United States
Franklinville Historic District
LocationRoughly bounded by Deep River, Sunrise Ave., Clark St., and Greensboro Rd., Franklinville, North Carolina
Coordinates35°44′47″N 79°58′15″W / 35.74639°N 79.97083°W / 35.74639; -79.97083Coordinates: 35°44′47″N 79°58′15″W / 35.74639°N 79.97083°W / 35.74639; -79.97083
Area208 acres (84 ha)
Builtc. 1819 (1819)
Architectural styleLate 19th And Early 20th Century American Movements, Greek Revival, Triple-A;hall & parlor
NRHP reference #84000587[1]
Added to NRHPDecember 20, 1984

Franklinville Historic District is a national historic district located at Franklinville, Randolph County, North Carolina. The district encompasses 137 contributing buildings, 1 contributing site, and 5 contributing structures in the central business district and surrounding residential sections of Franklinville. It includes buildings built between about 1819 and the late 1920s and notable examples of Victorian and Greek Revival architecture. Notable buildings include the Franklinville Manufacturing Company complex, Johnson-Julian House (c. 1819), Horney-Curtis-Buie House (c. 1830), a group of antebellum mill houses (c. 1838), Madison Brower House (c. 1840), Hanks Lodge (1850), Frazier-Fentress House (c. 1890), Franklinville Methodist Church (1912-1913), Grove Hotel (1915-1919), and Franklinville Store Company (1920).[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1984.[1]


  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
  2. ^ Virginia Oswald and L.M. Whatley (August 1984). "Franklinville Historic District" (pdf). National Register of Historic Places - Nomination and Inventory. North Carolina State Historic Preservation Office. Retrieved 2015-02-01.