822 Main St Shelbyville, Kentucky USA

Joe Hall House/Old Elks Club Building

Construction date: ca. 1850-1859


Central passage, Italianate


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:


Evaluation of Potential Eligibility:

Potentially eligible as a contributing resource

Architectural Description:

This is a 2-story, 5-bay single dwelling in the Italianate style built in the period 1850-1859. The building is rectangular in plan. The structural system is masonry. The foundation is stone. Exterior walls are original brick. The building has a medium hip roof clad in replacement asphalt shingles with box cornice. There is one offset right, side slope, brick chimney and one offset left, side slope, brick chimney. Windows are historic wood, 6/6 double-hung sashes. There is a single-story, three-bay open porch characterized by a hip roof clad in an undetermined material with elaborated ironwork posts.

Description generated by RuskinARC.