Downtown Asheville Historic District

Roughly bounded by 1240 Valley St., Hilliard Ave., and Broad Ave., Asheville, North Carolina

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Jackson Building

First Skyscraper in Western North Carolina & part of the Downtown Asheville Historic District

Photo taken by Michael Miller

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on April 26, 1979
Reference number
79001676
Architectural styles
American Movement; Late 19th and 20th Century Revival; Modern Movement: Art Deco
Areas of significance
Commerce; Literature; Architecture; Social History
Level of significance
State
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction; B - Person
Property type
District
Historic functions
Courthouse; Civic; City hall
Current functions
Civic; City hall; Courthouse
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 191
Contributing objects: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 56

Update Log 

  • June 11, 2018: New photo from Michael Miller
  • February 13, 2017: New photos from Michael Miller
  • January 23, 2015: Photo imported by Michael Miller
  • January 22, 2015: Photo imported by Michael Miller
  • January 27, 2014: New photo from Michael Miller

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