Butchertown Historic District

Also known as: Butchertown
Roughly bounded by Main, Hancock, Geiger, Quincy Sts., US 42, S. Fort Beargrass Creek, and Baxter Ave., Louisville, Kentucky

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part of the historic district

Photo taken by J.P.

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on August 11, 1976
Reference number
76000900
Architectural styles
Mid 19th Century Revival: Exotic Revival; Victorian: Shingle Style; Other architectural type; shot-gun
Areas of significance
Industry; Commerce; Ethnic Heritage - European; Architecture; Social History
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
District
Historic functions
Single dwelling; Manufacturing facility; Specialty store; Fire station
Current functions
Single dwelling; Civic; Specialty store; Restaurant
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874
Significant years
1873; 1885; 1914
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 51
Contributing structures: 1

Update Log 

  • July 5, 2010: New photos from J.P.

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