Proximity Park Historic District

Roughly bounded by Macon Ave., Howland Rd., Woodlink Rd., Charlotte St., and Sunset Trail, Asheville, North Carolina


40 Edgemont Road - 1910s

Photo taken by Michael Miller in July 2021



Street Views 

National Register information 

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 8, 2008
Reference number
Architectural styles
American Movement: Bungalow/Craftsman; Late 19th and 20th Century Revival: Colonial Revival; Spanish Colonial Revival
Areas of significance
Architecture; Community Planning and Development
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Single dwelling; Secondary structure; Religious structure; Church related residence; Clubhouse; Garden; Rail-related
Current functions
Single dwelling; Multiple dwelling; Secondary structure; Religious structure; Church related residence; Garden
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1925-1949
Significant years
1907; 1919
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 62
Contributing structures: 10
Contributing sites: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 4
Non-contributing structures: 15

Update Log 

  • July 31, 2021: New photos from Michael Miller
  • January 23, 2015: Updated by Michael Miller: Added "GPS Coordinates" & "Streetview" and Imported Photo

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