Opera House and Yates Bookshop Building

141 and 145 N. Broadway, Lexington, Kentucky

Photo 

By Nyttend - Own work, Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=34055501

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on June 11, 1975
Reference number
75000752
Architectural style
Victorian: Gothic
Areas of significance
Commerce; Architecture; Performing Arts
Level of significance
State
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic functions
Professional; Theater; Specialty store
Periods of significance
1875-1899; 1850-1874
Significant years
1870; 1880; 1886
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 2

Tags 

19th Century (38,026)
Brick (42,466)
Built 1870 (569)
Built during 1870s (5,057)
Commercial building (6,232)
Fayette County, Kentucky (176)
Gothic (1,440)
Kentucky (4,351)
Lexington, Kentucky (159)
Oscar Cobb (5)
Victorian (19,703)

Update Log 

  • November 4, 2021: New photo from Bill Eichelberger

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