Downtown Elkin Historic District

Roughly bounded by Market St., Hugh Chatham Bridge, Standard St., and Front St., Elkin, North Carolina


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National Register information 

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on November 1, 2000
Reference number
Architectural styles
American Movement: Early Commercial; American Movement: Bungalow/Craftsman;
Areas of significance
Architecture; Commerce
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Single dwelling; Professional; Specialty store; Department store; City hall; Post office; School
Current functions
Single dwelling; Professional; Post office; Specialty store; Department store; Warehouse; Restaurant
Periods of significance
1850-1874; 1875-1899; 1900-1924; 1925-1949; 1950-1974
Significant years
1855; 1889; 1890
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 51
Contributing structures: 2
Non-contributing buildings: 21

Update Log 

  • August 11, 2015: New Street View added by Michael Miller

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