National Register of Historic Places listings in Burke County, North Carolina

This list includes properties and districts listed on the National Register of Historic Places in Burke County, North Carolina. Click the "Map of all coordinates" link to the right to view an online map of all properties and districts with latitude and longitude coordinates in the table below.[1]

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Current listingsEdit

This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted January 17, 2020.[2]
[3] Name on the Register[4] Image Date listed[5] Location City or town Description
1 Avery Avenue Historic District November 9, 1987
(#87001915)
Roughly along parts of Avery, Lenoir, Morehead, Walker, Evans, & Short Sts.
35°45′11″N 81°41′18″W / 35.753056°N 81.688333°W / 35.753056; -81.688333 (Avery Avenue Historic District)
Morganton
2 Avery Avenue School November 9, 1987
(#87001925)
200 Avery Ave.
35°44′52″N 81°41′14″W / 35.747778°N 81.687222°W / 35.747778; -81.687222 (Avery Avenue School)
Morganton
3 Alphonse Calhoun Avery House July 12, 1984
(#84001947)
408 N. Green St.
35°44′53″N 81°41′36″W / 35.748056°N 81.693333°W / 35.748056; -81.693333 (Alphonse Calhoun Avery House)
Morganton
4 Bellevue December 4, 1973
(#73001296)
On SR 1419, N of Morganton off NC 18
35°46′55″N 81°42′33″W / 35.781944°N 81.709167°W / 35.781944; -81.709167 (Bellevue)
Morganton
5 Broughton Hospital Historic District November 9, 1987
(#87001918)
Roughly bounded by Broughton Hospital campus, NC 18, Bickett St., & Enola Rd.
35°43′39″N 81°40′40″W / 35.7275°N 81.677778°W / 35.7275; -81.677778 (Broughton Hospital Historic District)
Morganton
6 Burke County Courthouse April 17, 1970
(#70000443)
Courthouse Sq.
35°44′44″N 81°41′07″W / 35.745556°N 81.685278°W / 35.745556; -81.685278 (Burke County Courthouse)
Morganton
7 Creekside February 1, 1972
(#72000926)
W of Morganton at jct. of U.S. 70 and 70A
35°44′07″N 81°42′31″W / 35.735278°N 81.708611°W / 35.735278; -81.708611 (Creekside)
Morganton
8 Dale's, USB Market November 9, 1987
(#87001924)
Jct. of Enola Rd. & Dale St.
35°43′33″N 81°40′20″W / 35.725833°N 81.672222°W / 35.725833; -81.672222 (Dale's, USB Market)
Morganton
9 Jean-Pierre Auguste Dalmas House May 2, 2002
(#02000444)
4950 Villar Lane, NE
35°45′28″N 81°33′50″W / 35.757778°N 81.563889°W / 35.757778; -81.563889 (Jean-Pierre Auguste Dalmas House)
Valdese
10 Dunavant Cotton Manufacturing Company May 1, 2013
(#13000227)
109 E. Fleming Dr.
35°44′29″N 81°40′50″W / 35.741392°N 81.680605°W / 35.741392; -81.680605 (Dunavant Cotton Manufacturing Company)
Morganton
11 Jacob Forney Jr. House October 14, 1976
(#76001309)
NW of Morganton on SR 1440
35°48′01″N 81°43′10″W / 35.800278°N 81.719444°W / 35.800278; -81.719444 (Jacob Forney Jr. House)
Morganton
12 Franklin-Penland House November 28, 2006
(#06001106)
8646 NC 183
35°57′11″N 81°56′12″W / 35.953056°N 81.936667°W / 35.953056; -81.936667 (Franklin-Penland House)
Linville Falls
13 Gaither House April 23, 1976
(#76001310)
102 N. Anderson St.
35°44′29″N 81°41′33″W / 35.741389°N 81.6925°W / 35.741389; -81.6925 (Gaither House)
Morganton
14 Garrou-Morganton Full-Fashioned Hosiery Mills January 27, 1999
(#99000064)
101 and 105 Lenoir St.
35°44′51″N 81°41′13″W / 35.7475°N 81.686944°W / 35.7475; -81.686944 (Garrou-Morganton Full-Fashioned Hosiery Mills)
Morganton
15 Gaston Chapel October 11, 1984
(#84000077)
100 Bouchelle St.
35°44′51″N 81°41′14″W / 35.7475°N 81.687222°W / 35.7475; -81.687222 (Gaston Chapel)
Morganton
16 Gilboa Methodist Church October 11, 1984
(#84000075)
U.S. 64
35°41′17″N 81°43′45″W / 35.688056°N 81.729167°W / 35.688056; -81.729167 (Gilboa Methodist Church)
Salem
17 Henry River Mill Village Historic District May 9, 2019
(#100003929)
4216-4283 Henry River Rd.
35°41′48″N 81°25′45″W / 35.6966°N 81.4293°W / 35.6966; -81.4293 (Henry River Mill Village Historic District)
Hildebran
18 Hunting Creek Railroad Bridge November 9, 1987
(#87001923)
Hunting Creek N of US 64 & 70 between jct. of Stonebridge Rd. & E. Union St.
35°45′05″N 81°39′31″W / 35.751389°N 81.658611°W / 35.751389; -81.658611 (Hunting Creek Railroad Bridge)
Morganton
19 Jonesboro Historic District November 9, 1987
(#87001916)
Roughly bounded by W. Concord, Bay, Jones, Lytle, & S. Anderson Sts.
35°44′20″N 81°41′22″W / 35.738889°N 81.689444°W / 35.738889; -81.689444 (Jonesboro Historic District)
Morganton
20 John Alexander Lackey House November 9, 1987
(#87001921)
102 Camelot Dr.
35°46′05″N 81°43′07″W / 35.768056°N 81.718611°W / 35.768056; -81.718611 (John Alexander Lackey House)
Morganton
21 Magnolia Place June 4, 1973
(#73001297)
S of Morganton on U.S. 64
35°43′04″N 81°41′38″W / 35.717778°N 81.693889°W / 35.717778; -81.693889 (Magnolia Place)
Morganton Boundary decrease approved January 25, 2018
22 Morganton Downtown Historic District November 9, 1987
(#87001930)
E. Union, S. Green, N. & S. Sterling, King & Queen Sts.
35°44′45″N 81°41′16″W / 35.745833°N 81.687778°W / 35.745833; -81.687778 (Morganton Downtown Historic District)
Morganton
23 Mountain View October 11, 1984
(#84000076)
604 W. Union St.
35°44′23″N 81°41′50″W / 35.739722°N 81.697222°W / 35.739722; -81.697222 (Mountain View)
Morganton
24 North Carolina School for the Deaf Historic District April 20, 1989
(#89000325)
Jct. US 70 and US 64
35°43′47″N 81°41′17″W / 35.729722°N 81.688056°W / 35.729722; -81.688056 (North Carolina School for the Deaf Historic District)
Morganton
25 North Carolina School for the Deaf: Main Building December 12, 1976
(#76001311)
U.S. 64 and Fleming Dr.
35°43′47″N 81°41′25″W / 35.729722°N 81.690278°W / 35.729722; -81.690278 (North Carolina School for the Deaf: Main Building)
Morganton
26 North Green Street-Bouchelle Street Historic District November 9, 1987
(#87001926)
N. Green, Bouchelle, & Patterson Sts.
35°44′55″N 81°41′31″W / 35.748611°N 81.691944°W / 35.748611; -81.691944 (North Green Street-Bouchelle Street Historic District)
Morganton
27 Quaker Meadows October 3, 1973
(#73001298)
W of Morganton off NC 181
35°45′26″N 81°43′15″W / 35.757222°N 81.720833°W / 35.757222; -81.720833 (Quaker Meadows)
Morganton
28 Quaker Meadows Cemetery November 9, 1987
(#87001922)
Off NC 126
35°45′06″N 81°43′18″W / 35.751667°N 81.721667°W / 35.751667; -81.721667 (Quaker Meadows Cemetery)
Morganton
29 Dr. Joseph Bennett Riddle House December 20, 1984
(#84000524)
411 W. Union St.
35°44′24″N 81°41′37″W / 35.74°N 81.693611°W / 35.74; -81.693611 (Dr. Joseph Bennett Riddle House)
Morganton
30 Sloan-Throneburg Farm March 1, 2002
(#02000110)
NC 1429, 0.3 miles W of jct. with NC 1450
35°50′36″N 81°39′27″W / 35.843333°N 81.6575°W / 35.843333; -81.6575 (Sloan-Throneburg Farm)
Chesterfield
31 South King Street Historic District November 9, 1987
(#87001920)
S. King St.
35°44′34″N 81°41′12″W / 35.742778°N 81.686667°W / 35.742778; -81.686667 (South King Street Historic District)
Morganton
32 Swan Ponds April 24, 1973
(#73001299)
About 4 miles W of Morganton off NC 126
35°44′36″N 81°45′23″W / 35.743333°N 81.756389°W / 35.743333; -81.756389 (Swan Ponds)
Morganton
33 Tate House May 25, 1973
(#73001300)
100 S. King St.
35°44′39″N 81°41′21″W / 35.744167°N 81.689167°W / 35.744167; -81.689167 (Tate House)
Morganton
34 Franklin Pierce Tate House May 21, 1986
(#86001171)
410 W. Union St.
35°44′26″N 81°41′41″W / 35.740556°N 81.694722°W / 35.740556; -81.694722 (Franklin Pierce Tate House)
Morganton
35 Valdese Elementary School October 25, 1984
(#84000115)
400 Main St.
35°44′41″N 81°34′01″W / 35.744722°N 81.566944°W / 35.744722; -81.566944 (Valdese Elementary School)
Valdese
36 Waldensian Presbyterian Church October 25, 1984
(#84000116)
104 E. Main St.
35°44′34″N 81°33′45″W / 35.742778°N 81.5625°W / 35.742778; -81.5625 (Waldensian Presbyterian Church)
Valdese
37 West Union Street Historic District November 9, 1987
(#87001931)
Roughly parts of W. Union St., Montrose St., & Riverside Dr.
35°44′26″N 81°41′42″W / 35.740556°N 81.695°W / 35.740556; -81.695 (West Union Street Historic District)
Morganton
38 Western North Carolina Insane Asylum October 5, 1977
(#77000996)
Off NC 18
35°43′50″N 81°40′30″W / 35.730556°N 81.675°W / 35.730556; -81.675 (Western North Carolina Insane Asylum)
Morganton
39 White Street-Valdese Avenue Historic District November 9, 1987
(#87001927)
White St. & Valdese Ave.
35°44′50″N 81°40′51″W / 35.747222°N 81.680833°W / 35.747222; -81.680833 (White Street-Valdese Avenue Historic District)
Morganton

Former listingsEdit

[3] Name on the Register Image Date listedDate removed Location City or town Summary
1 Pleasant Valley January 20, 1972
(#72000927)
1977 Jct. of SR 1423, 1439, and 1438
Morganton vicinity

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ The latitude and longitude information provided in this table was derived originally from the National Register Information System, which has been found to be fairly accurate for about 99% of listings. Some locations in this table may have been corrected to current GPS standards.
  2. ^ "National Register of Historic Places: Weekly List Actions". National Park Service, United States Department of the Interior. Retrieved on January 17, 2020.
  3. ^ a b Numbers represent an ordering by significant words. Various colorings, defined here, differentiate National Historic Landmarks and historic districts from other NRHP buildings, structures, sites or objects.
  4. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. April 24, 2008.
  5. ^ The eight-digit number below each date is the number assigned to each location in the National Register Information System database, which can be viewed by clicking the number.