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This is a list of the National Register of Historic Places listings in Manatee County, Florida.

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

There are 31 properties and districts listed on the National Register in the county.

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

KEY

W covered in the "Whitfield Estates Subdivision MPS"
NRHP-listed
NRHP-listed Historic district
Name on the Register Image Date listed Location City or town Description
1 Austin HouseW
Austin House
01998-02-05February 5, 1998
(#98000062)
227 Delmar Avenue
27°24′16″N 82°34′14″W / 27.404444°N 82.570556°W / 27.404444; -82.570556 (Austin House)
Sarasota Part of the Whitfield Estates Subdivision MPS
2 John M. Beasley HouseW
John M. Beasley House
01996-03-05March 5, 1996
(#96000358)
7706 Westmoreland Drive
27°24′12″N 82°34′16″W / 27.403333°N 82.571111°W / 27.403333; -82.571111 (John M. Beasley House)
Sarasota Part of the Whitfield Estates Subdivision MPS
3 Braden Castle Park Historic District
Braden Castle Park Historic District
01983-05-09May 9, 1983
(#83001428)
Roughly bounded by the Manatee and Braden Rivers, Ponce DeLeon Street, and Pelot Avenue
27°29′56″N 82°31′49″W / 27.498889°N 82.530278°W / 27.498889; -82.530278 (Braden Castle Park Historic District)
Bradenton
4 Bradenton Carnegie Library
Bradenton Carnegie Library
01987-04-09April 9, 1987
(#87000616)
1405 Fourth Avenue, W.
27°29′46″N 82°34′33″W / 27.496111°N 82.575833°W / 27.496111; -82.575833 (Bradenton Carnegie Library)
Bradenton
5 Cortez Historic District
Cortez Historic District
01995-03-16March 16, 1995
(#95000250)
Bounded by Cortez Road, 119th Street, W., Sarasota Bay, and 124th Street Court, W.
27°28′03″N 82°41′02″W / 27.4675°N 82.683889°W / 27.4675; -82.683889 (Cortez Historic District)
Cortez
6 Curry Houses Historic District Upload image
02015-09-08September 8, 2015
(#15000571)
4th Ave. E. between 12th & 14th Sts. E.
27°29′47″N 82°33′00″W / 27.4963°N 82.55°W / 27.4963; -82.55 (Curry Houses Historic District)
Bradenton
7 De Soto National Memorial
De Soto National Memorial
01966-10-15October 15, 1966
(#66000078)
5 miles (8.0 km) west of Bradenton
27°31′25″N 82°38′35″W / 27.523611°N 82.643056°W / 27.523611; -82.643056 (De Soto National Memorial)
Bradenton Operated by the National Park Service, the site commemorates the landing in 1539 of Spaniard Hernando de Soto's expeditionary force in the Tampa Bay vicinity, at the start of the first major European exploratory venture in what is now the Southeastern United States.
8 Robert Gamble House
Robert Gamble House
01970-08-12August 12, 1970
(#70000189)
On U.S. Route 301
27°31′21″N 82°31′36″W / 27.5225°N 82.526667°W / 27.5225; -82.526667 (Robert Gamble House)
Ellenton Greek Revival vernacular style, known as the Gamble Mansion, built of tabby concrete circa 1850, on a sugar cane plantation close to the Manatee River. Preserved since the 1920s, it is open to the public as an Historic State Park. Unusual feature is an in-ground, covered cistern; there are ruins of a large brick sugarmill a half-mile to the north. The home is of historic interest as a place of refuge for Confederate cabinet official Judah P. Benjamin, who escaped the U.S. from here after the C.S.A. was defeated in 1865. Also on the property is the c1872 Patten House.
9 Johnson Helm House
Johnson Helm House
02009-09-02September 2, 2009
(#09000671)
2104 53rd Avenue, East, SR 70
27°26′51″N 82°32′17″W / 27.4475°N 82.538056°W / 27.4475; -82.538056 (Johnson Helm House)
Oneco
10 Rufus P. Jordan House
Rufus P. Jordan House
02005-08-12August 12, 2005
(#05000844)
760 Broadway Street
27°26′16″N 82°40′55″W / 27.437778°N 82.681944°W / 27.437778; -82.681944 (Rufus P. Jordan House)
Longboat Key
11 Kreissle Forge
Kreissle Forge
01996-12-02December 2, 1996
(#96001370)
7947 Tamiami Trail
27°24′02″N 82°33′54″W / 27.400556°N 82.565°W / 27.400556; -82.565 (Kreissle Forge)
Sarasota
12 Madira Bickel Mounds
Madira Bickel Mounds
01970-08-12August 12, 1970
(#70000190)
Address Restricted
27°33′55″N 82°35′34″W / 27.565176°N 82.592825°W / 27.565176; -82.592825 (Madira Bickel Mounds)
Terra Ceia Native American ceremonial mound revealing three periods of occupation beginning 2,000 years ago. Now a state archaeological site.
13 Manatee County Courthouse
Manatee County Courthouse
01998-06-11June 11, 1998
(#98000676)
1115 Manatee Avenue West
27°29′39″N 82°34′23″W / 27.494167°N 82.573056°W / 27.494167; -82.573056 (Manatee County Courthouse)
Bradenton
14 Old Manatee County Courthouse
Old Manatee County Courthouse
01976-06-29June 29, 1976
(#76000601)
Manatee Avenue and 15th Street, East
27°29′39″N 82°32′52″W / 27.494167°N 82.547778°W / 27.494167; -82.547778 (Old Manatee County Courthouse)
Bradenton
15 Midway Subdivision Historic District
Midway Subdivision Historic District
01998-05-29May 29, 1998
(#98000587)
7201 15th Street, E.
27°24′39″N 82°32′45″W / 27.410833°N 82.545833°W / 27.410833; -82.545833 (Midway Subdivision Historic District)
Sarasota
16 Palmetto Armory
Palmetto Armory
02012-10-17October 17, 2012
(#12000865)
810 6th St., W.
27°31′00″N 82°34′27″W / 27.51666°N 82.5741°W / 27.51666; -82.5741 (Palmetto Armory)
Palmetto
17 Palmetto Historic District
Palmetto Historic District
01986-11-06November 6, 1986
(#86003166)
Roughly bounded by Twenty-first Avenue, Seventh Street, Fifth Avenue, and the Manatee River
27°30′53″N 82°34′41″W / 27.514722°N 82.578056°W / 27.514722; -82.578056 (Palmetto Historic District)
Palmetto
18 Portavant Mound Site
Portavant Mound Site
01994-12-23December 23, 1994
(#94001475)
Address Restricted
27°31′52″N 82°37′36″W / 27.531131°N 82.626548°W / 27.531131; -82.626548 (Portavant Mound Site)
Palmetto 1200-year-old Native American temple mound—the largest in southwest Florida—and midden complex. Now part of a county park.
19 Egbert Reasoner House
Egbert Reasoner House
01995-05-04May 4, 1995
(#95000555)
3004 53rd Avenue East
27°26′48″N 82°31′34″W / 27.446667°N 82.526111°W / 27.446667; -82.526111 (Egbert Reasoner House)
Oneco
20 Regina Shipwreck Site
Regina Shipwreck Site
02005-12-06December 6, 2005
(#05001355)
Offshore of Bradenton Beach
27°28′15″N 82°42′10″W / 27.470833°N 82.702778°W / 27.470833; -82.702778 (Regina Shipwreck Site)
Bradenton Beach
21 Reid-Woods HouseW
Reid-Woods House
02000-08-31August 31, 2000
(#00001033)
373 Whitfield Avenue, Whitfield Estates
27°24′45″N 82°34′06″W / 27.4125°N 82.568333°W / 27.4125; -82.568333 (Reid-Woods House)
Sarasota Part of the Whitfield Estates Subdivision MPS
22 Richardson House
Richardson House
02003-01-08January 8, 2003
(#02001676)
1603 1st Avenue, W.
27°29′54″N 82°34′42″W / 27.498333°N 82.578333°W / 27.498333; -82.578333 (Richardson House)
Bradenton
23 Seagate
Seagate
01983-01-21January 21, 1983
(#83001429)
6565 North Tamiami Trail
27°23′29″N 82°33′52″W / 27.391389°N 82.564444°W / 27.391389; -82.564444 (Seagate)
Sarasota
24 Shaw's Point Archeological District
Shaw's Point Archeological District
02001-04-06April 6, 2001
(#01000342)
Address Restricted

Bradenton
25 Paul M. Souder HouseW
Paul M. Souder House
02000-11-02November 2, 2000
(#00001282)
242 Greenwood Avenue
27°24′18″N 82°34′11″W / 27.405°N 82.569722°W / 27.405; -82.569722 (Paul M. Souder House)
Sarasota Part of the Whitfield Estates Subdivision MPS
26 Stevens-Gilchrist HouseW
Stevens-Gilchrist House
02001-08-17August 17, 2001
(#01000887)
235 Delmar Avenue
27°24′13″N 82°34′13″W / 27.403611°N 82.570278°W / 27.403611; -82.570278 (Stevens-Gilchrist House)
Sarasota Part of the Whitfield Estates Subdivision MPS
27 Terra Ceia Village Improvement Association Hall
Terra Ceia Village Improvement Association Hall
02003-09-16September 16, 2003
(#03000942)
1505 Center Road
27°34′22″N 82°34′54″W / 27.572778°N 82.581667°W / 27.572778; -82.581667 (Terra Ceia Village Improvement Association Hall)
Terra Ceia Part of the Clubhouses of Florida's Woman's Clubs MPS
28 Villa Serena ApartmentsW
Villa Serena Apartments
02000-09-29September 29, 2000
(#00001172)
7014 Willow Street
27°24′55″N 82°34′07″W / 27.415278°N 82.568611°W / 27.415278; -82.568611 (Villa Serena Apartments)
Sarasota Part of the Whitfield Estates Subdivision MPS
29 Whitfield Estates-Lantana Avenue Historic DistrictW
Whitfield Estates-Lantana Avenue Historic District
01997-03-08March 8, 1997
(#97000209)
332-336 Lantana Avenue
27°24′47″N 82°34′10″W / 27.413056°N 82.569444°W / 27.413056; -82.569444 (Whitfield Estates-Lantana Avenue Historic District)
Sarasota Part of the Whitfield Estates Subdivision MPS
30 Whitfield Estates-Broughton Street Historic DistrictW
Whitfield Estates-Broughton Street Historic District
01993-10-29October 29, 1993
(#93001159)
7207, 7211, 7215, 7219, and 7316 Broughton Street
27°24′18″N 82°34′12″W / 27.405°N 82.57°W / 27.405; -82.57 (Whitfield Estates-Broughton Street Historic District)
Sarasota
31 Woman's Club of Palmetto
Woman's Club of Palmetto
01986-03-06March 6, 1986
(#86000380)
910 Sixth Street, W.
27°30′59″N 82°34′29″W / 27.516389°N 82.574722°W / 27.516389; -82.574722 (Woman's Club of Palmetto)
Palmetto

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