Original Source Information
NPS Form 10-900-a OMB Approval No. 1024-0018
United States Department of the Interior
National Park Service
National Register of Historic Places
West Philadelphia Streetcar Suburb Historic District, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania
4000 block Ludlow Street
4041-4045 Ludlow Street
Three three-story, two-bay brick Victorian rowhouses. Distinguishing features include bracketed cornice, and projecting first story wooden bays. Original 4/4 sash remain on 4045. Original bay with 4/4 sash and flanking 2/2 sash on 4043 and 4045. Carriage entrance between 4043 and 4045. Yards surrounded by iron fencing. 3 Contributing.
4047-4055 Ludlow Street
Five three-story, two-bay brick Victorian rowhouses. Distinguishing features include stone lintels and sills, bracketed pressed metal cornice, original door at 4053. 5 Contributing.
4059-4061 Ludlow Street
Two three-story, two-bay brick Victorian rowhouses with stone lintels and sills, bracketed pressed metal cornices, 1/1 sash and flat roofs. Window centered on Ludlow elevation of 4061 with entrance on 41st Street; probable fenestration change. 2 Contributing.
4000-4002 Ludlow Street
Four three-story, two-bay brick Victorian rowhouses with stone sills, brick arched lintels, some original 2/2 sash, and flat roofs. 4000 has a commercial usage. Originally stood as four residences. Currently the eastern three are numbered 4000 and were converted to one commercial building. The Ludlow elevation windows are bricked in and boarded up, with the only access gained through the 40th Street elevation entrance. 4002 still appears to be a residence. 4 Contributing.
4006-4012 Ludlow Street
Four three-story, two-bay brick Victorian twins with wooden lintels and sills, front porches, bracketed cornices, and flat roofs. An original iron fence remains at 4006. Porch removed – 4006. Porch altered with modern posts and balustrade – 4008, 4012. Original 4/6 sash – 4010, 4-12. 4 Contributing.
4024-4026, 4030, and 4034 Ludlow Street
Four three-story, two-bay brick Victorian rowhouses with stone lintels and sills, pressed metal bracketed cornices, front porches and flat roofs. Numbers 4028 and 4032 have been demolished. Modern porch posts and balustrades on all. Original 4/4 sash on 4024. 4 Contributing.
4040-4060 Ludlow Street
One one-story concrete block flat roofed building. 1 Non-contributing.
4100 block Ludlow Street
4101 Ludlow Street
Nathan Holme, architect
St. James Pentecostal Church. Red brick Victorian Gothic church complex with elaborate carved wooden truss/bargeboard, original stained glass windows, gable roof with double gable frontice, crenelated corner tower, rosette window, original iron fence. 1 Contributing.
4107-4111 Ludlow Street
Three two-story, two-bay brick Victorian rowhouses with arched window openings, corbelled cornice and 1/1 sash. One original entrance door. 3 Contributing.
4100 Ludlow Street
One three-story, two-bay Victorian stuccoed brick former rowhouse, now detached. Flat roof, stone steps and stoop, 1/1 sash. 1 Contributing.
4102-4108 Ludlow Street
One one-story brick warehouse/garage building with steel windows, garage door opening. 1 Contributing.
4112-4116 Ludlow Street
Three two-story, two-bay brick Queen Anne rowhouses with stone sills, full-width front porches, gabled roofs, 1/1 sash, brick corbelling, and gabled dormer with louvered opening. 3 Contributing.
4124 Ludlow Street
One one-story brick building with garage entrance and door. Stucco covering all original fabric and any original window or door openings. Date indeterminable. No historic integrity. 1 Non-contributing.
4126-4134 Ludlow Street
Five two-story, two-bay brick Victorian rowhouses with stone lintels and sills, 1/1 sash, denticulated pressed metal cornice and flat roof. Several original wooden doors. 5 Contributing.