Historic Meridian Park

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Meridian Park Historic District
Historic Meridian Park is located in Indianapolis
Historic Meridian Park
Historic Meridian Park is located in Indiana
Historic Meridian Park
Historic Meridian Park is located in the United States
Historic Meridian Park
LocationBounded by 34th St., Washington Boulevard, 30th St., and Pennsylvania St., Indianapolis, Indiana
Coordinates39°48′49″N 86°9′12″W / 39.81361°N 86.15333°W / 39.81361; -86.15333Coordinates: 39°48′49″N 86°9′12″W / 39.81361°N 86.15333°W / 39.81361; -86.15333
Area42 acres (17 ha)
ArchitectMultiple
Architectural styleColonial Revival, Bungalow/Craftsman, Tudor Revival
NRHP reference #90000326[1]
Added to NRHPFebruary 23, 1990

Historic Meridian Park Neighborhood [2] is situated north of downtown Indianapolis, and located within the larger Mapleton Fall Creek Neighborhood.[3] While the neighborhood is fairly small, it was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2009.[1]

The neighborhood began to be developed around the turn of the 20th century. It not only has a significant collection of American Craftsman or Arts & Crafts Style homes, but is also notable as one of Indianapolis's first suburbs.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. March 13, 2009.
  2. ^ http://www.historicmeridianpark.org/
  3. ^ http://www.neighborhoodlink.com/public/main.html?nneighid=545104979&nsupercity=246181171
  4. ^ "Indiana State Historic Architectural and Archaeological Research Database (SHAARD)" (Searchable database). Department of Natural Resources, Division of Historic Preservation and Archaeology. Retrieved 2016-08-01. Note: This includes Suzanne T. Rollins (September 1989). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Meridian Park Historic District" (PDF). Retrieved 2016-08-01., Site map, and Accompanying photographs