Washington Historic District

Centered on West Robert Toombs Ave. and N. Alexander St.
Washington, Georgia

Historic Document

Washington Historic District is located in Wilkes County, Georgia certified as a historic location on Monday December 06, 2004. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Domestic, Commerce/Trade, Social, Government, Education, Religion, Funerary, more specifically a Single Dwelling, Business, Clubhouse, Correctional Facility, School, Religious Structure, Cemetery. Washington Historic District was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Person, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Architecture, Commerce, Community Planning And Development, Black, Industry, Politics/Government.

Washington Historic District Information

Ownership Type: Private, Local, State, Federal
Type of Resource: District
Historically Significant Names Associated With This Location: Hillhouse, Sarah Porter; Toombs, Robert
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1783, 1795, 1800
Level of Governmental Significance: Local
Architect, builder, or engineer: Chafin, James B.; et.al.
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Washington Historic District Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 8620
Number of historically contributing buildings: 492
Number of historically contributing sites: 3
Number of historically contributing structures: 3
Number of historically contributing objects: 1
Number of noncontributing buildings: 217
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 2
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Washington Historic Locations Wilkes County Historic Locations Georgia Historic Locations