Hampton Hall (Franklin, Kentucky)

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Hampton Hall
Hampton Hall (Franklin, Kentucky) is located in Kentucky
Hampton Hall (Franklin, Kentucky)
Hampton Hall (Franklin, Kentucky) is located in the US
Hampton Hall (Franklin, Kentucky)
Location 6240 Bowling Green Rd., Franklin, Kentucky
Coordinates 36°48′46″N 86°33′5″W / 36.81278°N 86.55139°W / 36.81278; -86.55139Coordinates: 36°48′46″N 86°33′5″W / 36.81278°N 86.55139°W / 36.81278; -86.55139
Area 196 acres (79 ha)
Built 1838
Built by Hampton, Benjamin
Architectural style Classical Revival
NRHP Reference # 95001519[1]
Added to NRHP January 11, 1996

Hampton Hall in Franklin, Kentucky is a farm with an Early Classical Revival mansion built in 1838. It has a two-story portico with four fluted Doric columns at its front entry. An earlier log cabin is attached to the two-story house.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1996. The listing includes six contributing buildings, one additional contributing structure, and one contributing site, over a 196-acre (79 ha) area.[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. ^ Donna G. Logsdon (July 20, 1995). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: Hampton Hall" (PDF). National Park Service. Retrieved March 6, 2017.  with 13 photos (see photo captions page 13 of text document)