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This list includes properties and districts listed on the National Register of Historic Places in Avery County, North Carolina. Click the "Map of all coordinates" link to the right to view a Google map of all properties and districts with latitude and longitude coordinates in the table below.

This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted March 31, 2017.

Current listings

Name on the Register Image Date listed Location City or town Description
1 Avery County Courthouse
Avery County Courthouse
May 10, 1979
(#79001660)
Montezuma St., Courthouse Dr. and Glenn Hicks Lane
36°05′12″N 81°55′37″W / 36.086667°N 81.926944°W / 36.086667; -81.926944 (Avery County Courthouse)
Newland
2 Avery County Jail
Avery County Jail
December 9, 1999
(#99001494)
1829 Schultz Cir. and Glenn Hicks Lane
36°05′12″N 81°55′34″W / 36.086631°N 81.926003°W / 36.086631; -81.926003 (Avery County Jail)
Newland former jail that now houses the Avery Historical Museum
3 Banner Elk Hotel
October 6, 2000
(#00001182)
309 Banner St.
36°09′38″N 81°52′19″W / 36.160556°N 81.871944°W / 36.160556; -81.871944 (Banner Elk Hotel)
Banner Elk
4 Crossnore Presbyterian Church
March 1, 1996
(#96000206)
US 221/NC 194 E side, opposite jct. with Dellinger Rd.
36°01′06″N 81°55′47″W / 36.018364°N 81.929747°W / 36.018364; -81.929747 (Crossnore Presbyterian Church)
Crossnore
5 Crossnore School Historic District
February 18, 2009
(#09000059)
Within the campus of Crossnore School, N. side of NC 1143, opposite junction with NC 1148
36°01′25″N 81°55′47″W / 36.023494°N 81.929811°W / 36.023494; -81.929811 (Crossnore School Historic District)
Crossnore
6 Elk Park School
Elk Park School
December 16, 2005
(#05001410)
253 Elk Park School Rd.
36°09′41″N 81°58′49″W / 36.161389°N 81.980278°W / 36.161389; -81.980278 (Elk Park School)
Elk Park former school built by the Works Progress Administration; now a senior citizen living center
7 Linville Falls Tavern (former)
December 28, 2000
(#00001554)
25 Rock House Ln.
35°57′32″N 81°56′35″W / 35.958889°N 81.943056°W / 35.958889; -81.943056 (Linville Falls Tavern (former))
Linville Falls now Famous Louise's Rock House Restaurant
8 Linville Historic District
March 7, 1979
(#79001659)
U.S. 221
36°03′58″N 81°52′10″W / 36.066111°N 81.869444°W / 36.066111; -81.869444 (Linville Historic District)
Linville
9 Robert Chester and Elsie H. Lowe House
May 1, 2013
(#13000226)
1010 Shawneehaw Ave.
36°09′39″N 81°52′14″W / 36.160711°N 81.870524°W / 36.160711; -81.870524 (Robert Chester and Elsie H. Lowe House)
Banner Elk
10 Weaving Room of Crossnore School
April 25, 2001
(#01000417)
205 Johnson Ln.
36°01′25″N 81°55′50″W / 36.023611°N 81.930556°W / 36.023611; -81.930556 (Weaving Room of Crossnore School)
Crossnore
11 Milligan Shuford Wise and Theron Colbert Dellinger Houses
August 27, 2008
(#08000811)
152 and 158 Hemlock Ln., 142 Dellinger Rd., 110 Pine St.
36°01′14″N 81°55′48″W / 36.0205°N 81.9301°W / 36.0205; -81.9301 (Milligan Shuford Wise and Theron Colbert Dellinger Houses)
Crossnore
12 Ray Wiseman House
November 29, 1996
(#96001397)
7540 Linville Falls Hwy.
35°59′34″N 81°56′34″W / 35.992778°N 81.942778°W / 35.992778; -81.942778 (Ray Wiseman House)
Altamont
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