43 W Main St Carmel, Indiana United States

Basics
Resource Category:
Building
Resource Type:
Commercial Building
Location
Address:
43 W Main St
City:
Carmel
County:
Hamilton
State/Province/Region:
Indiana
Zip/Postal Code:
46032
Country:
United States
Other Address or Location Information:
Parcel/Tax number or land unit:
1609251602004000
Local place name:
Old Town
Setting/Landscape/Site Features:
Suburban Development
Acreage, parcel, land unit size:
Quad/Map name and date:
Date
Township/Range/Section:
/ /
Visible from Public Road?
Yes
Historical Information
Historic name:
Current name:
Main Street Barber Shop and South Bend Chocolate Company Carmel Cafe
Construction Date (range/estimated):
1960-1969
Construction Date Certainty:
documented
Known Construction Date:
1968
Source for Known Construction Date:
Hamilton County GIS
Architect/Designer:
Developer:
Builder:
Significant Owner(s):
Historical Summary:
The Old Town section of Carmel, then known as Bethlehem, was platted in 1837. When the Monon Railroad was built through the area in the 1880s, Carmel became the economic center of the township.
Extant Status:
Not Demolished
Architectural Style and Form
Plan/Footprint Shape:
Building Form or Plan Type (core plan):
two-part commercial block
Style, Primary:
20th Century Commercial
Style, Secondary:
Notes on architectural style, form, distinguishing features:
Architectural Elements and Features
Number of Stories:
1
Bays:
Structural System:
Foundation:
Basement:
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Roof Configuration:
Flat
Roof Material
Roof remarks/description:
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Exterior Wall Material (primary):
original brick
Exterior Wall Material (secondary):
Notes on exterior materials:
Principal Windows::
original wood
Window Panes/Lights:
1
Window Type:
fixed
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Function and Use
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade: Business
Present Function:
Commerce/Trade: Business
Function remarks:
Listed, Designated, or Protected Status
Status Code:
Listed at the national level?
Individually Listed: No
Contributes to a District: No
Landmark: No
Date, name, remarks:
Designated at State/Province level?
Individually Listed: No
Contributes to a District: No
Landmark: No
Date, name, remarks:
Designated Locally?
Individually Listed: No
Contributes to a District: No
Landmark: No
Date, name, remarks:
Protected by ordinance or regulation?:
Protection status, remarks:
Evaluation of Potential Eligibility
Potentially eligible for historic/heritage designation?
Contributes to potential district
Level of potential eligibility
Rating or Rank
Contributing
Recommended as a potential landmark?
Criteria:
Significance and Context
Theme(s)
Suburban Development
Period of significance
Significance/Context Remarks
Contributing resource in a potential district with significance in suburban development of Carmel.
Area(s) of Significance
Social History


Ancillary Structures / Outbuildings
Number of ancillary structures / outbuildings:
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Contributing to primary property?
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Condition and Alterations
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Moved or Relocated?:
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Endangered / Threatened
Endangered by:
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Recommendations:
Contact:
Tourism / Featured Destination
Open to the public:
No
Contact information, Hours, and Amenities:
For Sale, Rent, or Lease
Property Classification:
Sale status:
Sale remarks:
Owner
Ownership type:
Name of Owner:
Owner Mailing Address:
Legal Description of Property/Comments:
Survey and Recorder
Authorized Resource Number or ID :
Optional Tracking or Sequence Number:
Alternate Resource ID or Key:
Survey Date:
2020
Surveyed By:
RQAW
Report Name, or Reason for Survey:
City of Carmel/Clay Township Historic Architecture Survey Update
Level of Survey:
reconnaissance
Sources, References, Bibliography
Previously Surveyed?
No
Name of Previous Survey:
Additional Research Recommended?
No
Other Sources of Information:
Visual ID, owner interviews, county interim report, county atlases and histories, historical topo maps, cornerstone dates
General Remarks:
This building consists of both 41 and 43 W Main Street.
Latitude: 39.9782276000000000
Longitude: -86.1282198000000000
UTM: Zone 16S   574439.0322 mE, 4425704.5682 mN
Datum WGS84
41 and 43 W Main St., facing southeast (2020)

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