Downtown Commercial District

Roughly bounded by Adams and State Sts., 8th and 10th Aves., Bowling Green, Kentucky. County/parish: Warren.

NRIS 79003510

74 contributing buildings.

Added to the National Register of Historic Places December 18, 1979.

Part of Warren County MRA (NRIS 64000258).

From Wikipedia:

Downtown Commercial District (Bowling Green, Kentucky)

The Downtown Commercial District in Bowling Green, Kentucky is a historic district that was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1979. In 1979, it included 113 buildings deemed to contribute to the historic character of the area.

A few of the district's buildings are:

  • Combs Building (from last 25 years of 1800s), 908 State Street, a ​2 12-story brick commercial building
  • Greer Building (from last 25 years of 1800s), 910 and 912 State Street, two-story six-bay building with metal cornice
  • Garvin Building (from last 25 years of 1800s), 918 State Street, a three-story Italianate building with original metal cornice
  • T. C. Mitchell Building (1903), 926-928 State Street, ​2 12-story seven-bay brick building with molded brick cornice

The district was listed as part of a review of historic resources in Warren County.

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Architects:

  • Unknown

Architectural styles:

  • Mixed (More Than 2 Styles From Different Periods)

National Park Service documentation: https://npgallery.nps.gov/AssetDetail/NRIS/79003510

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