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Alleghany County Historical Places

Source: http://www.nationalregisterofhistoricplaces.com/NC/Alleghany/state.htm

Alleghany County Courthouse

(added 1979 - Building - #79001657) 

Main and Whitehead Sts., Sparta 

Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event 
Architect, builder, or engineer: Barton,Harry 
Architectural Style: Classical Revival 
Area of Significance: Social History, Architecture, Politics/Government 
Period of Significance: 1925-1949 
Owner: Local Gov't 
Historic Function: Government 
Historic Sub-function: Courthouse 
Current Function: Government 
Current Sub-function: Courthouse 

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Brinegar Cabin

(added 1972 - Building - #72000922) 

At mi. 238.5, Blue Ridge Pkwy., Whitehead 

Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering 
Architect, builder, or engineer: Brinegar,Martin 
Architectural Style: Other 
Area of Significance: Architecture 
Period of Significance: 1875-1899 
Owner: Federal 
Historic Function: Domestic 
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling 
Current Function: Recreation And Culture 
Current Sub-function: Museum 

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Elbert Crouse Farmstead 

(added 1982 - Building - #82003423) 

S of Whitehead on Blue Ridge Parkway, Whitehead 

Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event 
Architectural Style: No Style Listed 
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Architecture 
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1875-1899, 1900-1924 
Owner: Private 
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Funerary 
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Cemetery, Single Dwelling 
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Funerary, Vacant/Not In Use 
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Cemetery, Single Dwelling 

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Robert L. Doughton House

(added 1979 - Building - #79001656) 

NC 18, Laurel Springs 

Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering 
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown 
Architectural Style: Queen Anne, Other 
Historic Person: Doughton,Robert L. 
Significant Year: 1911, 1899 
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Architecture, Politics/Government 
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1925-1949, 1950-1974 
Owner: Private 
Historic Function: Domestic 
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling 
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use 

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J. C. Gambill Site

(added 1978 - Site - #78001927) 

Also known as All-111;Alv57 
Address Restricted, New Haven 

Historic Significance: Information Potential 
Area of Significance: Prehistoric 
Cultural Affiliation: Native American 
Period of Significance: 1000 AD-999 BC, 1499-1000 AD, 1500-1599, 1600-1649, 1650-1699 
Owner: Private 
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence 
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields 
Current Function: Unknown 

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Bays Hash Site

(added 1978 - Site - #78003078) 

Also known as All-308 
Address Restricted, Amelia 

Historic Significance: Information Potential 
Area of Significance: Prehistoric 
Cultural Affiliation: Native American 
Period of Significance: 7000-8999 BC, 5000-6999 BC, 3000-4999 BC, 1000-2999 BC, 1000 AD-999 BC, 499-0 BC, 499-0 AD, 1000-500 AD 
Owner: Private 
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction 
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility 
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence 
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields 

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Jarvis House 

(added 1991 - Building - #91001506) 

Also known as Ira Jarvis House 

N end NC 1439, N of jct. with NC 18, Sparta 

Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering 
Architect, builder, or engineer: Jarvis,Ira 
Architectural Style: Other 
Area of Significance: Architecture 
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1875-1899, 1900-1924 
Owner: Private 
Historic Function: Domestic 
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling 
Current Function: Domestic 
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling 

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Rock House 

(added 2004 - Building - #04000827) 

Also known as Bowman Gray House 

7 Chestnut Ln., Roaring Gap 

Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering 
Architect, builder, or engineer: Northrup and O'Brien 
Architectural Style: Other 
Area of Significance: Architecture 
Period of Significance: 1925-1949 
Owner: Private 
Historic Function: Domestic 
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling 
Current Function: Domestic 
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling 

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William T. Vogler Cottage 

(added 1991 - Building - #91001492)

Also known as Locust Grove Cottage 

NC 1478 E side, approx. 1.3 mi. NE of US 21, Roaring Gap 

Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Person, Event 
Architect, builder, or engineer: Fogle Bros. Lumber Co. 
Architectural Style: Queen Anne 
Historic Person: Vogler,William Theodore 
Significant Year: 1909, 1926, 1908 
Area of Significance: Architecture, Entertainment/Recreation 
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1925-1949 
Owner: Private 
Historic Function: Domestic 
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling 
Current Function: Domestic 
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling 

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William Weaver House 

(added 1976 - Building - #76001297) 

SW of Piney Creek on SR 1302, Piney Creek 

Historic Significance: Event 
Area of Significance: Agriculture 
Period of Significance: 1825-1849, 1850-1874, 1875-1899 
Owner: Private 
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic 
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling 
Current Function: Domestic 
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

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