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Allen Jay School Rock Gymnasium is a historic gymnasium building located at High Point, Guilford County, North Carolina. It was built in 1938-1939 as part of a Works Progress Administration (WPA) project at a rural consolidated school. It is a two-story, Rustic Revival-style fieldstone building. It has two small, one-story additions.[2]

Allen Jay School Rock Gymnasium
Rock Gym.JPG
Rock Gym, September 2014
Allen Jay School Rock Gymnasium is located in North Carolina
Allen Jay School Rock Gymnasium
Allen Jay School Rock Gymnasium is located in the United States
Allen Jay School Rock Gymnasium
Location1201 E. Fairfield Rd., High Point, North Carolina
Coordinates35°55′33″N 79°57′38″W / 35.92583°N 79.96056°W / 35.92583; -79.96056Coordinates: 35°55′33″N 79°57′38″W / 35.92583°N 79.96056°W / 35.92583; -79.96056
Area1 acre (0.40 ha)
Built1938 (1938)-1939
Architectural styleRustic Revival
NRHP reference #12000574[1]
Added to NRHPAugust 28, 2012

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2012.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "National Register of Historic Places Listings". Weekly List of Actions Taken on Properties: 8/27/12 through 8/31/12. National Park Service. 2012-09-07.
  2. ^ Laura A. W. Phillips (September 2011). "Allen Jay School Rock Gymnasium" (pdf). National Register of Historic Places - Nomination and Inventory. North Carolina State Historic Preservation Office. Retrieved 2014-11-01.