Robert Allerton Estate

Also known as: The Farms, Robert Allerton Park and Conference Center
515 Old Timber Rd., Monticello, Illinois

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 July 18, 2007
Reference number
NR name
Allerton, Robert, Estate
Architectural style
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival: Colonial Revival
Areas of significance
Communications; Social History; Architecture; Landscape Architecture
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; B - Person; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Single dwelling; Work of art (sculpture, carving, rock art); Outdoor recreation; Horticulture facility
Current functions
Hotel; Work of art (sculpture, carving, rock art); Outdoor recreation; Specialty store; Horticulture facility
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1925-1949; 1950-1974
Significant years
1900; 1950
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 7
Contributing structures: 3
Contributing sites: 12
Contributing objects: 70
Non-contributing buildings: 3
Non-contributing structures: 2
Non-contributing objects: 19