Carlisle Historic District

Roughly Second, Broadway, North, Archdeacon, Trueman, Chestnut, Walnut, Market, Elm, W. Main, and School Dr., Carlisle, Kentucky


County Courthouse

The fourth courthouse.

Photo taken by Jim Allen in October 2016



Street View 


The Louisville and Nashville depot in this district was previously listed in the NRHP.

National Register information 

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 26, 1989
Reference number
Architectural styles
Mid 19th Century Revival; Victorian; Federal
Areas of significance
Community Planning and Development; Commerce; Transportation; Politics/Government
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event
Property type
Historic functions
Single dwelling; Financial institution
Current functions
Single dwelling; Financial institution
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874; 1800-1824; 1825-1849; 1925-1949
Significant years
1816; 1856; 1860
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 312
Contributing sites: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 41
Non-contributing sites: 7


19th Century (36,720)
Brick (42,459)
Built 1816 (96)
Built during 1810s (1,391)
Carlisle, Kentucky (18)
District (10,306)
Federal (4,577)
Have Street View (40,711)
Kentucky (4,279)
Log (2,299)
Mid 19th Century Revival (7,958)
Nicholas County, Kentucky (28)
Stone (26,162)
Victorian (19,696)

Update Log 

  • July 16, 2017: New photo from Bill Eichelberger
  • October 10, 2016: New photos from Jim Allen
  • January 1, 2011: New Street View added by Bill Eichelberger

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