Town of Crows Nest Historic District (NRIS 00000305)

Address: Roughly bounded by Kessler Blvd., White R., and Questover Circle, Indianapolis, IN. County/parish: Marion.

29 contributing buildings. 5 contributing sites. 3 contributing objects.

Added to the National Register of Historic Places April 13, 2000.

From Wikipedia:

Crows Nest, Indiana
The Town of Crows Nest is located in Washington Township, Marion County, Indiana, approximately 7 miles (11 km) northwest of downtown Indianapolis. The town is adjacent to the neighboring community of North Crows Nest. It includes two streets: Sunset Lane south of Kessler Boulevard and Questover Circle. The population was 73 at the 2010 census. It has existed as an "included town" since 1970, when it was incorporated into Indianapolis as part of Unigov. It is part of Indianapolis, but retains a functioning town government under IC 36-3-1-11. (read more...)


  • Burns and James
  • Daggett, Robert Frost, et al.

Architectural styles:

  • Colonial Revival
  • Tudor Revival

Significant persons associated with this site:

  • Lilly, Eli
  • Schonle, Horace