West Fayette County Rural Historic District

Roughly bounded by Rice, Van Meter, Elk Chester, Yarnallton, Leestown and Viley Rds. and US 60, Lexington, Kentucky


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 February 28, 1991
Reference number
Architectural styles
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival: Colonial Revival; Late 19th and 20th Century Revival: Classical Revival; Other architectural type; Vernacular domestic
Areas of significance
Exploration/Settlement; Architecture; Agriculture
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Single dwelling; Agricultural outbuildings; Agricultural fields; Animal facility; Secondary structure; Sport facility; Storage
Current functions
Storage; Single dwelling; Secondary structure; Agricultural fields; Sport facility; Animal facility; Agricultural outbuildings
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874; 1800-1824; 1750-1799; 1825-1849; 1925-1949
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 133
Contributing structures: 23
Contributing sites: 17
Contributing objects: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 34
Non-contributing structures: 1