Gov. William Owsley House

Also known as: Pleasant Retreat
0.5 mi. S of Lancaster on U.S. 27, Lancaster, Kentucky

Photo 

By FloNight (Sydney Poore) and Russell Poore - self-made, Russell and Sydney Poore, GFDL, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=3993462

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on May 6, 1975
Reference number
75000763
NR name
Owsley, Gov. William, House
Area of significance
Politics/Government
Level of significance
State
Evaluation criteria
B - Person
Property type
Building
Historic function
Single dwelling
Current function
Single dwelling
Periods of significance
1800-1824; 1825-1849
Significant years
1819; 1837

Tags 

19th Century (36,292)
Brick (42,457)
Built 1819 (88)
Built during 1810s (1,379)
Garrard County, Kentucky (74)
House (26,771)
Kentucky (4,257)
Lancaster, Kentucky (55)
Private owner (54,397)
Stone (26,162)
William Owsley (1)

Update Log 

  • July 16, 2017: New photo from Bill Eichelberger

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