West End Historic District

Roughly bounded by Main, Webster, Jefferson, Broadway, Jones, and St. Mary's River, Fort Wayne, Indiana


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 November 15, 1984
Reference number
Architectural styles
American Movement: Bungalow/Craftsman; Mid 19th Century Revival: Exotic Revival; Victorian
Areas of significance
Industry; Commerce; Architecture
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic function
Single dwelling
Current functions
Single dwelling; Multiple dwelling
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874; 1825-1849; 1925-1949
Significant years
1840; 1934
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 596
Non-contributing buildings: 28


19th Century (38,119)
Allen County, Indiana (66)
American Movement (6,254)
Brick (42,466)
Built 1840 (338)
Built during 1840s (3,022)
Bungalow/Craftsman (3,365)
District (10,644)
Exotic Revival (7,381)
Fort Wayne, Indiana (51)
Indiana (2,180)
Mid 19th Century Revival (7,958)
Mulitple (3)
Stucco (7,816)
Victorian (19,703)