Two Hundred Block West Franklin Street Historic District

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Two Hundred Block West Franklin Street Historic District
Price House 208-212 West Franklin Street Richmond VA.JPG
Price House, 208-212 West Franklin Street, July 2011
Two Hundred Block West Franklin Street Historic District is located in Virginia
Two Hundred Block West Franklin Street Historic District
Two Hundred Block West Franklin Street Historic District is located in the US
Two Hundred Block West Franklin Street Historic District
Location200 block of W. Franklin St., Richmond, Virginia
Coordinates37°32′42″N 77°26′47″W / 37.54500°N 77.44639°W / 37.54500; -77.44639Coordinates: 37°32′42″N 77°26′47″W / 37.54500°N 77.44639°W / 37.54500; -77.44639
Area3 acres (1.2 ha)
ArchitectCarriere & Hastings
Architectural styleGreek Revival, Beaux Arts, Federal, Queen Anne
NRHP reference #77001536, 94001238 (Boundary Increase)[1]
VLR #127-0281
Significant dates
Added to NRHPNovember 17, 1977, October 21, 1994 (Boundary Increase)
Designated VLRMay 17, 1977, August 17, 1994[2]

The Two Hundred Block West Franklin Street Historic District is a national historic district located at Richmond, Virginia. It is located between downtown and the Fan district. The district encompasses 13 contributing buildings built during the 19th century and in a variety of popular architectural styles including Greek Revival, Federal, Beaux-Arts, and Queen Anne. Many of the dwellings have been converted to commercial use. Notable buildings include Queen Anne Row (1891), the Carter-Mayo House designed by Carrère and Hastings, the Cole Diggs House, the Smith-Palmer House, the Ida Schoolcraft House, the Price House, the A. S. Smith House, and the T. Seddon Bruce House.[3][4]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1977, with a boundary increase in 1994.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
  2. ^ "Virginia Landmarks Register". Virginia Department of Historic Resources. Archived from the original on 21 September 2013. Retrieved 19 March 2013.
  3. ^ Virginia Historic Landmarks Commission Staff (May 1977). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: Two Hundred Block West Franklin Street Historic District" (PDF). Virginia Department of Historic Resources. and Accompanying photo and Accompanying map
  4. ^ Randolph W. Smith (October 1993). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: Two Hundred Block West Franklin Street Historic District (Boundary Increase)" (PDF). Virginia Department of Historic Resources.

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