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This is a list of the National Register of Historic Places listings in Carter County, Kentucky.

This is intended to be a complete list of the properties on the National Register of Historic Places in Carter County, Kentucky, United States. The locations of National Register properties for which the latitude and longitude coordinates are included below, may be seen in a map.

There are 4 properties listed on the National Register in the county.

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 Carter Caves Pictograph (15CR60)
September 8, 1989
(#89001178)
Address Restricted
Olive Hill
2 Van Kitchen House
May 2, 1974
(#74000857)
South of Grayson off Kentucky Route 7
38°14′15″N 82°59′32″W / 38.2375°N 82.992222°W / 38.2375; -82.992222 (Van Kitchen House)
Grayson
3 Olive Hill C & O Depot
Olive Hill C & O Depot
October 29, 1992
(#92001487)
Southern side of Railroad St., west of the junction with Plum St.
38°17′59″N 83°10′31″W / 38.299722°N 83.175278°W / 38.299722; -83.175278 (Olive Hill C & O Depot)
Olive Hill
4 Saltpeter Cave
July 24, 2001
(#01000743)
Carter Caves State Resort Park
38°22′35″N 83°07′26″W / 38.376389°N 83.123889°W / 38.376389; -83.123889 (Saltpeter Cave)
Olive Hill

Former listing

Name on the Register Image Date listed Date removed Location City or town Summary
1 Sellers House and Laboratory Building
1974
(#74002274)
1974
S of Grahn
Grahn House was destroyed by fire a month after listing on the Register in 1974. The laboratory was dismanted in 1976 and relocated to the New England Air Museum storage. In 1979, the museum was heavily damaged by a tornado, including most of the laboratory remnants.

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