Craik House

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Craik House

Built: 1850s
Renovated: 1958
Named for Henry Nelson Craik, Class of 1890.
Address: 763 West Main Street, Danville, Ky. 40422

Residence of the College president. Originally a private residence, Centre bought the house in 1937. Robert L. McLeod, Centre’s 14th president, was the first president to occupy the home. The two-story Italianate mansion with a Greek Revival facade and portico provides a beautiful, spacious place for the president and his wife to entertain. It is listed in the National Register of Historic Places.

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