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Penrose Historic District
U.S. Historic district
|Location||Roughly bounded by Arlington Blvd., S. Courthouse Rd., S. Fillmore St., S. Barton St. S, and Columbia Pike, Arlington, Virginia|
|Area||125 acres (51 ha)|
|Architectural style||Late Victorian, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals|
|NRHP reference No.||04000112|
|Added to NRHP||November 15, 2004|
The Penrose Historic District is a national historic district located at Arlington County, Virginia. It contains 486 contributing buildings, 2 contributing sites, and 2 contributing object in a residential neighborhood in South Arlington. The area was created with the integration of 12 distinct subdivisions platted between 1882 and 1943. The dwelling styles include the late-19th and early-20th-century vernacular, Queen Anne, Italianate, and Colonial Revival farm dwellings. A notable number of these dwellings are prefabricated kit or mail-order houses.
It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2004.
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