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Property Name: Jamestown Opera House

Other Name:
Town Hall
Township House
Multiple Property Name:

National Register Reference Number: 07001093
National Register Listing Date: 10/17/2007

Address: 19 N Limestone St
City: Jamestown
County: Greene

Category of Property: BUILDING

Applicable Criteria:
Event
Architecture/Engineering



Criterion Consideration:




Significant Person:


Significant Date(s):
1889



Period(s) of Significance:
1925-1949
1900-1924
1875-1899



Area(s) of Significance:
Performing Arts
Entertainment/Recreation
Architecture



Level(s) of Significance:
LOCAL


Other Designation:



Cultural Affilation(s):





Contributing Building(s): 1 
Contributing Site(s):  
Contributing Structure(s):  
Contributing Object(s):  
Non-Contributing Building(s): 0 
Non-Contributing Site(s): 0 
Non-Contributing Structure(s): 0 
Non-Contributing Object(s):
0 


Historic Use(s):

GOVERNMENT: City Hall
GOVERNMENT: Fire Station
GOVERNMENT: Post Office
RECREATION AND CULTURE: Theater
RECREATION AND CULTURE: Auditorium
INDUSTRY/PROCESSING/EXTRACTION: Manufacturing Facility
EDUCATION: Library

Current Use(s):
WORK IN PROGRESS







Architectural Style(s):
Late Victorian
Romanesque


Other Architectural Style:


Architect(s):
John W McLean
Matthew Moorman & Sons

Exterior Materials:
  • Foundation(s):
    STONE
    LIMESTONE
  • Wall(s):
    BRICK

  • Roof:
    FIBER GLASS
    SHINGLE
  • Other:
    SYNTHETICS
    VINYL

Demolished: False


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