Dearing Street Historic District

Roughly bounded by Broad and Baxter Sts., Milledge Ave., and includes both sides of Finley St. and Henderson Ave., Athens, Georgia


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National Register information 

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on September 5, 1975
Reference number
Architectural styles
Mid 19th Century Revival: Exotic Revival; Victorian: Italianate
Areas of significance
Architecture; Social History
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic function
Single dwelling
Current functions
Single dwelling; Multiple dwelling
Periods of significance
1875-1899; 1850-1874; 1825-1849
Significant years
ca. 1830; 1855
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 63
Contributing structures: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 13


19th Century (37,874)
Athens, Georgia (54)
Brick (42,462)
Built during 1830s (2,714)
Clarke County, Georgia (66)
District (10,528)
Exotic Revival (7,381)
Georgia (3,075)
Have Street View (46,870)
Italianate (5,114)
Mid 19th Century Revival (7,958)
Private owner (54,398)
Victorian (19,698)

Update Log 

  • October 29, 2015: New Street View added by Michael Miller