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This list includes properties and districts listed on the National Register of Historic Places in Yancey County, North Carolina. Click the "Map of all coordinates" link to the right to view a Google map of all properties and districts with latitude and longitude coordinates in the table below.[1]

Current listings

          This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted June 3, 2022.[2]

[3] Name on the Register Image Date listed[4] Location City or town Description
1 Bald Creek Historic District
Bald Creek Historic District
January 29, 2009
Both sides of Bald Creek School Rd., 76-239 Pleasant Valley Rd., and 6193-6195 US 19E
35°54′45″N 82°25′22″W / 35.912428°N 82.422869°W / 35.912428; -82.422869 (Bald Creek Historic District)
2 David M. Buck House April 25, 2001
NC 1395, 1.1 miles SW of jct with NC 1401
35°57′52″N 82°28′24″W / 35.964583°N 82.473367°W / 35.964583; -82.473367 (David M. Buck House)
Bald Mountain
3 Chase-Coletta House June 16, 2004
108 Town Sq.
35°55′00″N 82°17′56″W / 35.916667°N 82.298889°W / 35.916667; -82.298889 (Chase-Coletta House)
4 Citizens Bank Building
Citizens Bank Building
March 29, 1990
Town Sq.
35°55′00″N 82°18′00″W / 35.9168°N 82.299914°W / 35.9168; -82.299914 (Citizens Bank Building)
5 John Wesley McElroy House
John Wesley McElroy House
November 29, 1990
11 Academy St.
35°55′04″N 82°18′05″W / 35.917778°N 82.301389°W / 35.917778; -82.301389 (John Wesley McElroy House)
Burnsville Houses the Rush Wray Museum of Yancey County History
6 Nu Wray Inn
Nu Wray Inn
April 15, 1982
Off US 19E
35°55′00″N 82°17′58″W / 35.916731°N 82.2994°W / 35.916731; -82.2994 (Nu Wray Inn)
7 Yancey Collegiate Institute Historic District
Yancey Collegiate Institute Historic District
August 21, 2003
School Dr. and Green Mountain Dr.
35°55′18″N 82°17′39″W / 35.921667°N 82.294167°W / 35.921667; -82.294167 (Yancey Collegiate Institute Historic District)
8 Yancey County Courthouse
Yancey County Courthouse
May 10, 1979
W. Main at Town Square
35°55′01″N 82°18′02″W / 35.917042°N 82.300486°W / 35.917042; -82.300486 (Yancey County Courthouse)

See also


  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 June 3, 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. ^ 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.