726 Main St Shelbyville, Kentucky USA

726 Main St

Construction date: ca. 1870-1879

Current name:

Olde Towne House Antiques, David G. Mason Law

Style:

Center gable, Greek Revival

 

Status of Historic Designation:

Designated at National level : 1985 Shelbyville West National Register District
Designated at Local level : Shelbyville Historic District

Area(s) of Significance:

Architecture

Evaluation of Potential Eligibility:

Potentially eligible as a contributing resource

Architectural Description:

This is a 2-story, 3-bay domestic building in the Greek Revival style built in the period 1870-1879. The structural system is masonry. The foundation is undetermined. Exterior walls are original brick. The building has a cross gable roof clad in replacement standing seam metal with box cornice and dentil moulding. There is one side left, exterior, brick chimney and one side right, gable wall, brick chimney. Windows are replacement wood, 1/1 double-hung sashes. There is a single-story, full-span open porch characterized by a hip roof clad in standing seam metal with round wood posts. The doorway is a modern replacement.

Description generated by RuskinARC.