King Estate (Pittsburgh)

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King Estate (Baywood)
King Estate (Pittsburgh) is located in Pittsburgh
King Estate (Pittsburgh)
Location of the King Estate in Pittsburgh
Location5501 Elgin Street (Highland Park), Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Coordinates40°28′45.43″N 79°55′29.53″W / 40.4792861°N 79.9248694°W / 40.4792861; -79.9248694Coordinates: 40°28′45.43″N 79°55′29.53″W / 40.4792861°N 79.9248694°W / 40.4792861; -79.9248694
CPHD designatedNovember 12, 1992[1]
PHLF designated2000[2]

The King Estate (also known as Baywood, or the Alexander King Estate) located at 5501 Elgin Street in the Highland Park neighborhood of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, was built in 1880. Alexander King was the original owner of this Second Empire style house. It was added to the List of City of Pittsburgh historic designations on November 12, 1992,[1] and the List of Pittsburgh History and Landmarks Foundation Historic Landmarks in 2000.[2]


  1. ^ a b "Local Historic Designations". Pittsburgh: Pittsburgh History & Landmarks Foundation. Retrieved 2011-08-15.
  2. ^ a b Historic Landmark Plaques 1968-2009 (PDF). Pittsburgh, PA: Pittsburgh History & Landmarks Foundation. 2010. Retrieved 2011-08-05.