Location: Strathmore Circle East, North, and South, and East Parkway North, in Memphis
Built: ca. 1920-ca. 1945
Architectural Style: Various: Colonial Revival, Dutch Colonial Revival, Craftsman, Mission Revival, Tudor Revival, Mediterranean Revival, Spanish Revival
Original Function/Purpose: Residential
History: Strathmore Place Historic District homes were built along a U-shaped drive off East Parkway North as an isolated residential area that would be protected against the effects of unregulated development and traffic. An earlier example was the Fountain Court Subdivision. Strathmore Place’s plat was first established in March 1917 by real estate agent Ernest C. Cook, who constructed his own home in the district.
City Council District: 5
Super District: 9
County Commission District: 7