Benson Street-Forest Avenue Residential Historic District

Roughly along Benson St. from Forest Ave. to Adams St. and along Forest Ave. from Railroad St. to Garrison Rd., Hartwell, Georgia

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McCurry-Hodges House (1892)

Photo taken by Michael Miller in May 2018

License: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike (CC BY-NC-SA)

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on September 11, 1986
Reference number
86002004
NR name
Benson Street--Forest Avenue Residential Historic District
Architectural styles
American Movement: Bungalow/Craftsman; Victorian; Other architectural type; Victorian Eclectic
Areas of significance
Community Planning and Development; Architecture; Social History
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction; B - Person
Property type
District
Historic function
Single dwelling
Current function
Single dwelling
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1925-1949
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 46
Non-contributing buildings: 14

Tags 

American Movement (6,254)
Brick (42,462)
Bungalow/Craftsman (3,359)
District (10,488)
Georgia (3,072)
Hart County, Georgia (43)
Hartwell MRA (32)
Hartwell, Georgia (34)
Have Street View (45,719)
J.B. Benson (1)
Private owner (54,398)
Victorian (19,698)

Update Log 

  • May 9, 2018: New photos from Michael Miller
  • November 7, 2014: New Street View added by Michael Miller

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