412-414 6th St Shelbyville, Kentucky USA

412-414 6th St

Construction date: ca. 1900-1909

Current name:

Dottie's Beauty Shop, Back Home Kentucky


Two-part commercial block, Italianate, Romanesque Revival


Status of Historic Designation:

Designated at National level : Shelbyville Commercial District
Designated at Local level : Shelbyville Historic District

Area(s) of Significance:

Community Planning and Development

Evaluation of Potential Eligibility:

Potentially eligible as a contributing resource

Architectural Description:

This is a 2-story, multiple-bay commercial building in the Italianate style with Romanesque Revival influences built in the period 1900-1909. The building is rectangular in plan. The structural system is masonry. The foundation is stone. Exterior walls are original rusticated stone. The ground floor stone are part rusticated, part smooth in a checkerboard pattern. The building has a flat roof clad in replacement modern composite with elaborated cornice and modillions. Windows are vinyl, 1/1 double-hung sashes. There is a single multi-pane fixed light over the arched bays. There is a classic storefront with display windows, recessed entry, and enclosed transoms. There is an open corner entryway under an elaborated stone arch.

Description generated by RuskinARC.