Washington Commercial Historic District

Roughly bounded by Fourth, Hefron and Meridian Sts. and the Chessie System RR, Washington, Indiana


Daviess County Courthouse - Washington, IN

Photo taken by Michael Miller in August 2016

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National Register information 

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on November 28, 1990
Reference number
Architectural styles
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival: Classical Revival; Victorian: Italianate; Federal
Areas of significance
Commerce; Transportation; Politics/Government; Architecture
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Courthouse; Post office; City hall; Rail-related
Current functions
Professional; Business; City hall; Specialty store; Courthouse; Financial institution
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874; 1800-1824; 1825-1849; 1925-1949
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 88
Contributing objects: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 29


Brick (42,464)
Cast iron (375)
Classical Revival (4,577)
Daviess County, Indiana (12)
District (10,553)
Federal (4,600)
Have Street View (47,419)
Indiana (2,142)
Italianate (5,116)
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival (16,279)
Stone (26,167)
Victorian (19,703)
Washington, Indiana (8)

Update Log 

  • August 16, 2016: Photo imported by Michael Miller