Rocky Mount Central City Historic District

Roughly bounded by Robinson and Atlantic Aves., Holly and Franklin Sts., Rocky Mount, North Carolina


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 June 19, 1980
Reference number
Architectural styles
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival; Late 19th and 20th Century Revival: Classical Revival
Areas of significance
Commerce; Transportation; Architecture
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Department store; Clubhouse; Theater; Specialty store; Warehouse; Financial institution; Business
Current functions
Department store; Theater; Business; Specialty store; Financial institution; Clubhouse; Warehouse
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 171
Non-contributing buildings: 34