Athens State Hospital

Also known as: Athens Mental Health and Mental Retardation Center
OH 682 and Richland Ave., Athens, Ohio

Photo 

By Leslie K. Dellovade - http://www.fhwa.dot.gov/byways/photos/60222, Copyrighted free use, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=717643

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on March 11, 1980
Reference number
80002936
Architectural styles
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival; Victorian
Areas of significance
Architecture; Social History
Level of significance
State
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
District
Historic functions
Institutional housing; Hospital
Current functions
Institutional housing; Hospital
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874
Significant years
1868; 1920
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 8
Contributing sites: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 1

Tags 

19th Century (37,678)
Athens County, Ohio (39)
Athens, Ohio (16)
Brick (42,462)
Built 1868 (359)
Built during 1860s (3,742)
District (10,427)
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival (16,279)
Ohio (5,121)
Owned by state government (3,450)
Stone (26,160)
Victorian (19,697)

Update Log 

  • August 19, 2017: New photo from Bill Eichelberger

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