Downtown Greensburg Historic District

Public Square and bounded by N. and S. Main St., and E. and W. Court Sts., Greensburg, Kentucky


Greensburg Water Plant

Built in 1936 by the Works Progress Administration, the former Greensburg Water Plant first functioned as a water plant and then was converted to use as the city hall

Photo taken by C Hanchey



Street View 

National Register information 

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on February 28, 2003
Reference number
Architectural styles
Early Republic; Late 19th and 20th Century Revival; et al.
Areas of significance
Community Planning and Development; Commerce; Politics/Government
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event
Property type
Historic functions
Single dwelling; Hotel; Secondary structure; Courthouse; Government office; Business; Professional
Current functions
Single dwelling; Secondary structure; Courthouse; Government office; Meeting hall; Religious structure; Museum
Periods of significance
1750-1799; 1800-1824; 1825-1849; 1850-1874; 1875-1899; 1900-1924; 1925-1949; 1950-1974
Significant years
1792; 1832; 1848
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 41
Contributing sites: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 9

Update Log 

  • April 19, 2012: New photos from C Hanchey
  • August 8, 2010: New Street View added by Bill Eichelberger

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