901 Main St Shelbyville, Kentucky USA

901 Main St

Construction date: ca. 1920-1929


Foursquare, Craftsman


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 2.5-story, 3-bay domestic building in the Craftsman style built in the period 1920-1929. The building is square in plan. The structural system is frame. The foundation is concrete block. Exterior walls are original brick. The building has a multi-plane hip roof clad in replacement asphalt shingles with box cornice and three hip-roofed dormers. There is one offset right, side slope, brick chimney. Windows are original wood, 10/10 double-hung sashes. There is a single-story, full-span open porch characterized by a hip roof clad in asphalt shingles with rectangular brick posts on brick piers. The doorways appear to be original, wood divided with 15-lights. There is a single-story, side, brick veneer addition.

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