Warthen Historic District

Jct. of GA 15, GA 102, Warthen St., Old Sadersville-Sparta and Walker Dairy Rds., Warthen, Georgia


Bethlehem Baptist Church

Photo taken by Michael Miller

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Street View 

National Register information 

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on July 25, 1997
Reference number
Architectural styles
Mid 19th Century Revival: Exotic Revival; Victorian: Queen Anne; Late 19th and 20th Century Revival: Colonial Revival
Areas of significance
Architecture; Commerce; Ethnic Heritage - Black; Landscape Architecture
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Single dwelling; Financial institution; Warehouse; Department store; Post office; School
Current functions
Single dwelling; Department store; Civic; Religious structure
Periods of significance
1750-1799; 1800-1824; 1825-1849; 1850-1874; 1875-1899; 1900-1924; 1925-1949
Significant years
1783; 1884; 1933
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 39
Contributing sites: 2
Non-contributing buildings: 10
Non-contributing sites: 1

Update Log 

  • June 16, 2020: New photo from Michael Miller
  • June 10, 2013: New Street View added by Bill Eichelberger

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Warthen Historic District
Posted March 20, 2013, by Andrew Wood (andrewpwood [at] aol [dot] com)

Abandoned commercial buildings in the Warthen Historic District.

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