Rittenhouse Historic District

Roughly bounded by Waverly, 15th, Sanson, Ludlow, 23rd and 25th Sts., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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National Register information 

Note: The following information comes from the NRHP database and has not been verified.
Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on August 25, 1983
Reference number
83002277
Architectural styles
Victorian; Mixed architectural types
Areas of significance
Community Planning and Development; Architecture
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
District
Historic functions
Religious structure; Single dwelling; Park; Business
Current functions
Religious structure; Single dwelling; Park; Business
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874; 1800-1824; 1825-1849
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 1140
Contributing sites: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 190

Tags 

Brick (42,464)
District (10,543)
Mixed architectural types (311)
Pennsylvania (4,380)
Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania (587)
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (515)
Slate (5,715)
Stone (26,166)
Stucco (7,816)
Terra cotta (3,922)
Victorian (19,703)

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