906 Main St Shelbyville, Kentucky USA

906 Main St

Construction date: ca. 1890-1899

Current name:

L Ballard & Company

Style:

Side 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:

Architecture

Evaluation of Potential Eligibility:

Potentially eligible as a contributing resource

Architectural Description:

This is a 2-story, 3-bay commercial building in the Italianate style built in the period 1890-1899. The structural system is masonry. The foundation is stone. Exterior walls are original brick. The building has a low hip roof clad in replacement asphalt shingles with box cornice and dentil moulding. Windows are replacement, 1/1 double-hung sashes. Windows are characterized by brick segmented jack arches. There is a single-story, wrap-around open porch characterized by a hip roof clad in asphalt shingles with rectangular brick posts.

Description generated by RuskinARC.