L'Enfant Plan of the City of Washington, District of Columbia

Roughly bounded by Florida Ave. from Rock Cr., NW. to 15th St., NE., S to C St., and E to the Anacostia River
Washington, District Of Columbia

Historic Document

L'Enfant Plan of the City of Washington, District of Columbia is located in District of Columbia County, District Of Columbia certified as a historic location on Thursday April 24, 1997. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Landscape, Transportation, more specifically a Park, Plaza, Natural Feature, Street Furniture/Object, Road-Related, Rail-Related, Pedestrian Related, Water-Related. L'Enfant Plan of the City of Washington, District of Columbia was nominated by as a historic location by Federal Agency based on Event, Person, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Community Planning And Development, Landscape Architecture, Politics/Government, Transportation.

L'Enfant Plan of the City of Washington, District of Columbia Information

Ownership Type: State, Federal
Type of Resource: Structure
Historically Significant Names Associated With This Location: multiple
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1791, 1792, 1901
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Architect, builder, or engineer: multiple
Architectural Style: Monumental Classicism
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site
Federal Agency Responsible for This Location: National Park Service

L'Enfant Plan of the City of Washington, District of Columbia Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 35000
Number of historically contributing buildings: 33
Number of historically contributing sites: 27
Number of historically contributing structures: 8
Number of historically contributing objects: 69
Number of noncontributing buildings: 21
Number of noncontributing sites: 13
Number of noncontributing structures: 15
Number of noncontributing objects: 36
Related Sections:
Washington Historic Locations District of Columbia County Historic Locations District Of Columbia Historic Locations