Grand Avenue Historic Commercial District

301-605 Grand Ave., 12-18, 21 W. 5th St., 10,13,15-19 W. 4th St., Spencer, Iowa


Street View 

National Register information 

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on December 6, 2004
Reference number
Architectural styles
Victorian: Romanesque; Late 19th and 20th Century Revival: Classical Revival
Areas of significance
Commerce; Community Planning and Development; Architecture
Levels of significance
State; Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Specialty store; Multiple dwelling; Post office; Department store; Restaurant; Hotel; Financial institution
Current functions
Specialty store; Multiple dwelling; Department store; Hotel; Restaurant; Financial institution
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1925-1949
Significant year
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 39
Non-contributing buildings: 18

Update Log 

  • February 13, 2018: New Street View added by Bill Eichelberger