Old Webster Historic District

Roughly bounded by Allen Ave., Elm Ave., W. Lockwood Ave. and the Missouri Pacific RR Tracks, Webster Groves, Missouri


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 August 4, 2004
Reference number
Architectural styles
Victorian; American Movement: Early Commercial
Areas of significance
Commerce; Politics/Government; Community Planning and Development; Architecture
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Specialty store; Single dwelling; Post office; Professional
Current functions
Specialty store; Professional; Business; Financial institution
Periods of significance
1850-1874; 1875-1899; 1900-1924; 1925-1949
Significant year
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 26
Non-contributing buildings: 6


19th Century (37,874)
American Movement (6,254)
Brick (42,462)
Built 1860 (428)
Built during 1860s (3,773)
District (10,528)
Early Commercial (952)
H.C. Ames (1)
Missouri (4,899)
Private owner (54,398)
St. Louis County, Missouri (288)
Stone (26,160)
Victorian (19,698)
Webster Groves, Missouri (12)