National Register of Historic Places listings in Fentress County, Tennessee

Location of Fentress County in Tennessee

This is a list of the National Register of Historic Places listings in Fentress County, Tennessee.

This is intended to be a complete list of the properties and districts on the National Register of Historic Places in Fentress County, Tennessee, United States. Latitude and longitude coordinates are provided for many National Register properties and districts; these locations may be seen together in a map.[1]

There are 12 properties and districts listed on the National Register in the county, including 1 National Historic Landmark.

          This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted May 20, 2022.[2]

Current listings[edit]

[3] Name on the Register[4] Image Date listed[5] Location City or town Description
1 Allardt Historic District
Allardt Historic District
October 29, 1991
Junction of State Route 52 and Base Line Rd.
36°22′46″N 84°52′31″W / 36.379444°N 84.875278°W / 36.379444; -84.875278 (Allardt Historic District)
2 Allardt Presbyterian Church
Allardt Presbyterian Church
July 3, 1991
State Route 52
36°22′55″N 84°53′03″W / 36.381944°N 84.884167°W / 36.381944; -84.884167 (Allardt Presbyterian Church)
Allardt Carpenter Gothic-style church
3 James Beaty General Merchandise Store
James Beaty General Merchandise Store
December 18, 2013
5004 Alvin York Hwy.
36°16′01″N 84°59′05″W / 36.26691°N 84.98478°W / 36.26691; -84.98478 (James Beaty General Merchandise Store)
Grimsley General store built in 1924
4 Davidson School
Davidson School
January 7, 1993
State Route 85
36°16′42″N 85°06′16″W / 36.278333°N 85.104444°W / 36.278333; -85.104444 (Davidson School)
Davidson Built in 1909 to serve the remote Davidson mining community
5 Forbus Historic District
Forbus Historic District
July 3, 1991
State Route 28 (U.S. Route 127) west of Pall Mall
36°33′54″N 85°00′42″W / 36.565°N 85.011667°W / 36.565; -85.011667 (Forbus Historic District)
6 Gernt Office
Gernt Office
July 3, 1991
State Route 52
36°22′51″N 84°53′02″W / 36.380833°N 84.883889°W / 36.380833; -84.883889 (Gernt Office)
Allardt Offices of the Allardt Land Company, which colonized the area in the late 19th-century
7 Bruno Gernt House
Bruno Gernt House
March 6, 1987
Base Line Rd.
36°22′44″N 84°52′20″W / 36.378889°N 84.872222°W / 36.378889; -84.872222 (Bruno Gernt House)
Allardt Homestead of Bruno Gernt (1851-1932), founder of Allardt
8 Old Fentress County Jail
Old Fentress County Jail
May 24, 1984
N. Smith St. and State Route 52
36°25′40″N 84°55′57″W / 36.427778°N 84.9325°W / 36.427778; -84.9325 (Old Fentress County Jail)
Jamestown Now the Ye Olde Jail Museum
9 Sergeant York Historic Area
Sergeant York Historic Area
April 11, 1973
Off the Alvin York Highway
36°32′52″N 84°57′44″W / 36.547778°N 84.962222°W / 36.547778; -84.962222 (Sergeant York Historic Area)
Pall Mall
10 Alvin C. York Agricultural Institute Historic District
Alvin C. York Agricultural Institute Historic District
September 20, 1991
U.S. Route 127 south of its junction with State Route 154
36°26′40″N 84°56′13″W / 36.444444°N 84.936944°W / 36.444444; -84.936944 (Alvin C. York Agricultural Institute Historic District)
11 Alvin Cullom York Farm
Alvin Cullom York Farm
May 11, 1976
U.S. Route 127
36°32′36″N 84°57′35″W / 36.543333°N 84.959722°W / 36.543333; -84.959722 (Alvin Cullom York Farm)
Pall Mall
12 Youngs Historic District
Youngs Historic District
October 16, 1991
Junction of Indiana and Portland Aves.
36°22′44″N 84°53′02″W / 36.378889°N 84.883889°W / 36.378889; -84.883889 (Youngs Historic District)
Allardt This section south of Indiana Avenue (south of TN-52) has been renamed “Joe Youngs Street”

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  1. ^ The latitude and longitude information provided in this table was derived originally from the National Register Information System, which has been found to be fairly accurate for about 99% of listings. Some locations in this table may have been corrected to current GPS standards.
  2. ^ National Park Service, United States Department of the Interior, “National Register of Historic Places: Weekly List Actions”, retrieved May 20, 2022.
  3. ^ Numbers represent an alphabetical ordering by significant words. Various colorings, defined here, differentiate National Historic Landmarks and historic districts from other NRHP buildings, structures, sites or objects.
  4. ^ “National Register Information System”. National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. April 24, 2008.
  5. ^ The eight-digit number below each date is the number assigned to each location in the National Register Information System database, which can be viewed by clicking the number.