Transylvania Pavilion

Transylvania Pavilion (HM1450)

Location: Lexington, KY 40507 Fayette County
Country: United States of America

N 38° 3.031', W 84° 29.675'

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This building was one of two dependencies for Transylvania University's elaborate, three-storied 1816 structure designed by Lexington architect Matthew Kennedy. Main building burned in 1829. Nine-bayed, it had center pavilion of 5 bays surmounted by a broad pediment. The hip roof had octagonal, baroque-manner cupola.

Presented by Lexington-Fayette Co. Historic Commission
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HM NumberHM1450
Series This marker is part of the Kentucky: Kentucky Historical Society series
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Marker Number1549
Year Placed1976
Placed ByKentucky Historical Department, Kentucky Department of Highways
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, September 6th, 2014 at 2:46pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 719834 N 4214383
Decimal Degrees38.05051667, -84.49458333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 3.031', W 84° 29.675'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 3' 1.86" N, 84° 29' 40.50" W
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Area Code(s)859
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 237-299 Market St, Lexington KY 40507, US
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