East Home Avenue Historic District

Roughly, E. Home Ave. from N. Fifth St. to just E of First Ave., Hartsville, South Carolina

Photos 

First Baptist Church, 104 E. Home Ave.

Constructed: ca. 1908

South Carolina Department of Archives and History

View this photo at nationalregister.sc.gov

Map 

Description 

The East Home Avenue Historic District is significant for its association with the residential development of Hartsville from ca. 1850 to ca. 1938; as a reflection of the diverse architectural styles and influences of that period; and for its association with the leading figures of the town’s history. Home Avenue has historically been the major residential street in Hartsville since it was laid out and landscaped in 1890. This district specifically illustrates the residential and commercial/industrial growth of Hartsville for the period ca. 1890 to ca. 1938. The district is a collection of 60 primarily residential properties, 54 of which contribute to the historic character of the district and 6 which are non-contributing. Architectural styles and influences include Colonial Revival, Classical Revival, Craftsman, and Bungalow. Listed in the National Register May 3, 1991. - SCDAH

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on May 3, 1991
Reference number
91000475
Architectural styles
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival: Colonial Revival; Late 19th and 20th Century Revival: Classical Revival; Victorian: Renaissance
Areas of significance
Industry; Architecture; Social History
Level of significance
State
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction; B - Person
Property type
District
Historic functions
Religious structure; Cemetery; Single dwelling; School
Current functions
Religious structure; Cemetery; Single dwelling; College; School
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874; 1825-1849; 1925-1949
Significant year
1890
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 52
Contributing sites: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 6

Update Log 

  • August 22, 2014: Photo imported by Michael Miller
  • August 11, 2014: Updated by Michael Miller: Added "Description" & "Street View"
  • August 11, 2014: New Street View added by Michael Miller

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