604 Main St Shelbyville, Kentucky USA

Ratcliffe Building

Construction date: ca. 1900-1909

Current name:

Tracy's and Maggie Bland's Gifts


Two-part commercial block, Early 20th century commercial


Status of Historic Designation:

Designated at Local level : Shelbyville Historic District

Evaluation of Potential Eligibility:

Not eligible / non-contributing

Architectural Description:

This is a 2-story, 2-bay commercial building in the Early 20th century commercial style built in the period 1900-1909. The building is rectangular in plan. The structural system is masonry. The foundation is continuous brick. Exterior walls are modern brick and original brick. The building has a flat roof clad in modern rubberized/asphalt composite with flush cornice. Windows are replacement wood, 6/6 double-hung sashes. The storefront has been dramatically reconfigured as revealed by the historic photos. The doorway, bulkhead, and display windows have all been altered and re-positioned.

Description generated by RuskinARC.