Mount Vernon Triangle Historic District

Roughly bounded by: 400 blks. Massachusettes Ave. NW and K St. NW, Prather's Alley and 5th St. NW, Washington, District of Columbia


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 19, 2006
Reference number
Architectural styles
Victorian: Italianate; Victorian: Second Empire; et al.
Areas of significance
Architecture; Commerce; Transportation; Archeology - Non-Aboriginal
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction; D - Information Potential
Property type
Historic functions
Single dwelling; Specialty store; Restaurant; Warehouse; Road-related
Current functions
Single dwelling; Specialty store; Restaurant; Road-related
Periods of significance
1875-1899; 1900-1924; 1925-1949
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 24


Brick (42,462)
Ceramic tile (3,229)
District (10,528)
District of Columbia (555)
Italianate (5,114)
Mount Vernon Triangle MPS (2)
Private owner (54,398)
Second Empire (1,067)
Slate (5,715)
Stone (26,160)
Victorian (19,698)
Washington, District of Columbia (555)