West Darien Historic District

Bounded by 8th St., US 17, Darien River, and Cathead Creek, Darien, Georgia


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 September 17, 2001
Reference number
Architectural styles
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival: Colonial Revival; American Movement: Bungalow/Craftsman
Areas of significance
Archeology - Prehistoric; Archeology - Non-Aboriginal; Architecture; Community Planning and Development; Commerce; Ethnic Heritage - Black
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction; D - Information Potential
Property type
Historic functions
Single dwelling; Multiple dwelling; Hotel; Business; Financial institution; Department store; Specialty store
Current functions
Single dwelling; Business; Professional; Specialty store; Religious structure
Periods of significance
1000-500 AD; 1800-1824; 1825-1849; 1850-1874; 1875-1899; 1900-1924; 1925-1949; 1950-1974
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 143
Contributing sites: 8
Non-contributing buildings: 85