Peachtree Park

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Peachtree Highlands–Peachtree Park Historic District
A house on Highland Drive, Peachtree Park, Buckhead GA.jpg
A house on Highland Drive
Peachtree Park is located in Atlanta
Peachtree Park
Peachtree Park is located in Georgia (U.S. state)
Peachtree Park
Peachtree Park is located in the US
Peachtree Park
Location Roughly bounded by Piedmont & Peachtree Rds., GA 400 & MARTA N-S line., Atlanta, Georgia
Coordinates 33°50′30″N 84°21′59″W / 33.84167°N 84.36639°W / 33.84167; -84.36639Coordinates: 33°50′30″N 84°21′59″W / 33.84167°N 84.36639°W / 33.84167; -84.36639
Area 200 acres (81 ha)
Architect O.B. Jacobs, et al.
Architectural style Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Bungalow/Craftsman
NRHP reference # 08000325[1]
Added to NRHP April 25, 2008

Peachtree Park is a neighborhood in the Buckhead Community of Atlanta, Georgia.

It is bounded by:[2]

Historic district

The neighborhood is roughly contiguous with the Peachtree Highlands-Peachtree Park Historic District, listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

The district is significant for a collection of architectural styles from 1921–1957 and for community planning and development. Styles include Colonial Revival, Craftsman, and English Vernacular revival.[3]

The district was listed on April 25, 2008 (listing number 08000325)[4] and is larger than its predecessor, the Peachtree Highlands Historic District (listed 1986), which it superseded.

Government

Peachtree Park is part of Neighborhood planning unit (NPU) B.

External links

  • Peachtree Park Civic Association
  • Peachtree Park Civic Association on Facebook

References

  1. ^ National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
  2. ^ NPU B map, City of Atlanta Archived 2011-08-13 at the Wayback Machine.
  3. ^ "Summary of Proposed National Register/Georgia Register Nomination", Georgia Historic Preservation Division
  4. ^ National Park Service, National Register of Historic Places
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