South Union Street Courthouse and Commercial Historic District

Along Union St., bounded by Corban and Cabarrus Aves., Concord, North Carolina

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Cabarrus Arts Council - Historic Cabarrus County Courthouse - Concord, NC - ca. 1875

Photo taken by Michael Miller

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on September 30, 1997
Reference number
97001196
Architectural styles
Victorian: Italianate; Victorian: Second Empire; Victorian: Romanesque
Areas of significance
Architecture; Commerce; Politics/Government
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
District
Historic functions
Department store; Specialty store; Financial institution; Business; Courthouse; City hall; Meeting hall
Current functions
Specialty store; Financial institution; Government office; Auditorium; Monument/marker
Periods of significance
1875-1899; 1900-1924; 1925-1949
Significant years
1875; 1876
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 11
Non-contributing buildings: 2

Tags 

19th Century (37,636)
Brick (42,462)
Built 1875 (472)
Built during 1870s (4,996)
Cabarrus County, North Carolina (47)
Concord, North Carolina (14)
District (10,391)
F.W. Ahrens (1)
George S.H. Applegat (1)
Have Street View (44,260)
Italianate (5,098)
North Carolina (3,579)
Romanesque (2,720)
Second Empire (1,062)
Slate (5,715)
Stone (26,161)
Stucco (7,816)
Victorian (19,697)

Update Log 

  • January 30, 2015: New photo from Michael Miller

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