L'Enfant Plan of the City of Washington, District of Columbia

Roughly bounded by Florida Ave. from Rock Cr., NW. to 15th St., NE., S to C St., and E to the Anacostia River, Washington, District of Columbia


National Register information 

Note: The following information comes from the NRHP database and has not been verified.
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on April 24, 1997
Reference number
Architectural styles
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival: Beaux Arts; Other architectural type; Monumental Classicism
Areas of significance
Community Planning and Development; Landscape Architecture; Politics/Government; Transportation
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; B - Person; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Park; Plaza; Natural feature; Street furniture/object; Road-related; Rail-related; Pedestrian related; Water-related
Current functions
Park; Plaza; Natural feature; Street furniture/object; Road-related; Pedestrian related; Sport facility
Periods of significance
1750-1799; 1800-1824; 1825-1849; 1850-1874; 1875-1899; 1900-1924; 1925-1949
Significant years
1791; 1792; 1901
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 33
Contributing structures: 8
Contributing sites: 27
Contributing objects: 69
Non-contributing buildings: 21
Non-contributing structures: 15
Non-contributing sites: 13
Non-contributing objects: 36