719 Main St Shelbyville, Kentucky USA

719 Main St

Construction date: ca. 1890-1899

Style:

Pyramidal-roof, Folk/Traditional

 

Status of Historic Designation:

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

Theme:

Architectire

Period of Significance:

1890-1950

Area(s) of Significance:

Architecture

Evaluation of Potential Eligibility:

Potentially eligible as a contributing resource

Architectural Description:

This is a 2-story, 3-bay apartment building in the Folk/Traditional style built in the period 1890-1899. The structural system is frame. The foundation is stone. Exterior walls are historic weatherboard. The building has a pyramidal roof clad in replacement asphalt shingles with box cornice and dentil moulding. There is one offset left, side slope, brick chimney and one side right, brick chimney. Windows are historic wood, 1/1 double-hung sashes. There is a single-story, full-span open porch characterized by a hip roof clad in asphalt shingles with round wood posts.

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