Listings by StateHistoric DistrictsVacant / Not In Use
MASSACHUSETTS - Norfolk County - Historic Districts
1767 Milestones (added 1971 - - #71000084)
Between Boston and Springfield along Old Post Rd. , Brookline
Historic Significance:
Event
Area of Significance:
Transportation
Period of Significance:
1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner:
Private,State
Historic Function:
Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function:
Monument/Marker
Current Function:
Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function:
Monument/Marker
Adams National Historic Site (added 1966 - - #66000051)
Also known as Old House
135 Adams St. , Quincy
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Person, Event
Architectural Style:
Georgian, Federal
Historic Person:
Adams,John et. al
Significant Year:
1788, 1927
Area of Significance:
Literature, Politics/Government, Landscape Architecture, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner:
Federal
Historic Function:
Agriculture/Subsistence,Domestic,Landscape
Historic Sub-function:
Agricultural Fields, Forest, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function:
Museum, Park
Anderson, Larz, Park Historic District (added 1985 - - #85003245)
Bounded by Goddard and Avon Sts. , Brookline
Historic Significance:
Event, Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Unknown
Architectural Style:
No Style Listed
Historic Person:
Anderson,Larz,et al.
Area of Significance:
Exploration/Settlement, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance:
1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1750-1799
Owner:
Local
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Landscape
Current Sub-function:
Park
Baxter Street Historic District (added 1989 - - #89001309)
Roughly 19--34 Baxter St. , Quincy
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Unknown
Architectural Style:
Other
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance:
1875-1899
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Beacon Street Historic District (added 1985 - - #85003322)
Roughly on Beacon St. from Saint Mary's to Ayr Rd. , Brookline
Historic Significance:
Person, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Olmstead,Charles et al.
Architectural Style:
Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Historic Person:
Whitney,Henry
Area of Significance:
Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Multiple Dwelling
Beaconsfield Terraces Historic District (added 1985 - - #85003248)
11--25, 33--43, and 44--55 Garrison Rd. and 316--326, 332--344, and 350--366 Tappan St. , Brookline
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Fehmer & Page
Architectural Style:
Other, Colonial Revival, Renaissance
Area of Significance:
Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1875-1899
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Blue Hills Parkway (added 2003 - - #03000574)
Blue Hills Parkway , Boston Milton
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
et.al., Eliot, Charles
Architectural Style:
No Style Listed
Area of Significance:
Transportation, Landscape Architecture, Engineering, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner:
State
Historic Function:
Landscape,Recreation And Culture,Transportation
Historic Sub-function:
Natural Feature, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Road-Related
Current Function:
Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Current Sub-function:
Natural Feature, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Road-Related
Blue Hills Reservation Parkways-Metropolitan Park System of Greater Boston (added 2003 - - #03000746)
Parts of Blue Hill Rd., Chickatawbut Rd., Hillside St., Uniquity Rd., Wampatuck Rd., and Green St. , Braintree
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer:
et.al., Eliot, Charles
Architectural Style:
No Style Listed
Area of Significance:
Engineering, Entertainment/Recreation, Conservation, Community Planning And Development, Transportation, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance:
1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner:
State
Historic Function:
Landscape,Recreation And Culture,Transportation
Historic Sub-function:
Conservation Area, Natural Feature, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Road-Related
Current Function:
Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Current Sub-function:
Conservation Area, Natural Feature, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Road-Related
Borderland Historic District (added 1997 - - #97000497)
Also known as Borderland State Park
Address Restricted , North Easton
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Person, Event, Information Potential
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Ames, Oakes, Ames, Blanche Ames
Architectural Style:
Georgian, Colonial Revival, Late Gothic Revival
Historic Person:
Ames, Blanche Ames, et al.
Significant Year:
1786, 1810, 1910
Area of Significance:
Agriculture, Historic - Aboriginal, Architecture, Art, Commerce, Engineering, Industry, Invention, Landscape Architecture, Science
Cultural Affiliation:
Euro-American
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner:
Local,State
Historic Function:
Domestic,Education,Funerary,Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function:
Camp, Cemetery, Outdoor Recreation, Research Facility, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Funerary, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function:
Agricultural Fields, Cemetery, Outdoor Recreation, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Boston Harbor Islands Archeological District (added 1985 - - #85003323)
Address Restricted , Quincy
Historic Significance:
Information Potential
Area of Significance:
Prehistoric
Cultural Affiliation:
Archaic, Woodland
Period of Significance:
7000-7499 BC, 5000-6999 BC, 3000-4999 BC, 1500-1599, 1499-1000 AD, 1000-2999 BC, 1000 AD-999 BC
Owner:
State,Private,Local
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Village Site
Current Function:
Domestic, Education, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function:
Museum, Park
Brookline Town Green Historic District (added 1980 - - #80000650)
Chestnut Pl., Fairmont, Dudley, Boyston, Walnut and Warren Sts., Hedge, Codman, and Kennard Rds. , Brookline
Historic Significance:
Person, Information Potential, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Bryant,Gridley J.F.,et al
Architectural Style:
Colonial Revival, Greek Revival, Italianate
Historic Person:
Poor,Henry,et al
Significant Year:
1775
Area of Significance:
Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Exploration/Settlement, Architecture, Landscape Architecture
Cultural Affiliation:
Revolutionary War Era, War
Period of Significance:
1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner:
Private,Local
Historic Function:
Domestic,Funerary,Government,Landscape,Religion
Historic Sub-function:
Cemetery, City Hall, Plaza, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic, Funerary, Government, Landscape, Religion
Current Sub-function:
Cemetery, City Hall, Plaza, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Brookline Village Commercial District (added 1979 - - #79000364)
Irregular Pattern along Washington St. , Brookline
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Multiple
Architectural Style:
No Style Listed
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance:
1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner:
Private,Local
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function:
Financial Institution, Specialty Store
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function:
Financial Institution, Specialty Store
Brush Hill Historic District (added 1998 - - #98001081)
Roughly Brush Hill Rd., from Robbins St. to Bradlee Rd., and Dana Ave., Brush Hill Ln. and Fairmount Ave. , Milton
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer:
multiple
Architectural Style:
Greek Revival, Colonial, Federal
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Agriculture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749, 1650-1699
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Agriculture/Subsistence,Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Agricultural Outbuildings, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Canton Corner Historic District (added 2009 - - #09000697)
Roughly Washington St. from Pecunit St. to SW. of Dedham St., and Pleasant St. from Washington St. to Reservoir Rd. , Canton
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Capen, George Walter, Dearborn, Henry A.S.
Architectural Style:
Federal, Colonial
Area of Significance:
Community Planning And Development, Landscape Architecture, Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner:
Local,Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Domestic,Education,Funerary,Government,Religion
Historic Sub-function:
Cemetery, Fire Station, Religious Structure, Restaurant, School, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic, Funerary, Government, Landscape, Religion
Current Sub-function:
Cemetery, Correctional Facility, Government Office, Park, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Central Square Historic District (added 1992 - - #92000040)
Also known as See Also:Jefferson School
Roughly, Broad St. from Middle to Putnam Sts. and Middle from Charles to Center Sts. , Weymouth
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Woodcock,S.S., Wilson,Edward I.
Architectural Style:
Italianate, Classical Revival, Greek Revival
Area of Significance:
Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner:
Private,Local
Historic Function:
Domestic,Education,Government,Industry/Processing/Extraction,Social
Historic Sub-function:
Fire Station, Manufacturing Facility, Meeting Hall, School, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic, Education, Government, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Social
Current Sub-function:
Fire Station, Manufacturing Facility, Meeting Hall, School, Single Dwelling
Chestnut Hill Historic Distric (added 1985 - - #85003253)
Roughly bounded by Middlesex Rd., Reservoir Ln., Denny Rd., Boylston St. and Dunster Rd. , Brookline
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
et al., Chapman and Frazer
Architectural Style:
Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance:
Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Cohasset Common Historic District (added 1996 - - #96000058)
Bounded by Highland Ave., N. Main St., William B. Long, Jr., Rd. and Robert E. Jason Rd. , Cohasset
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Stutson, James, Cram, Goodhue & Ferguson
Architectural Style:
Early Republic, Greek Revival, Late Victorian
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Religion, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner:
Private,Local
Historic Function:
Domestic,Government,Landscape,Recreation And Culture,Religion
Historic Sub-function:
Church Related Residence, City Hall, Monument/Marker, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic, Government, Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Current Sub-function:
Church Related Residence, City Hall, Monument/Marker, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Colburn School--High Street Historic District (added 2000 - - #00000641)
369-649, 390-680 High St. , Westwood
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Stebbins & Watkins
Architectural Style:
Greek Revival, Federal
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner:
Local,Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Domestic,Education,Government
Historic Sub-function:
City Hall, School, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Government
Current Sub-function:
City Hall, Correctional Facility, Fire Station, Library, School, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Cottage Farm Historic District (added 1978 - - #78000455)
Roughly bounded by Amory, Dummer, Lenox, Brookline and Beacon Sts. , Brookline
Historic Significance:
Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Multiple
Architectural Style:
Gothic Revival, International Style, Queen Anne
Historic Person:
Lawrence,Amos,et al.
Significant Year:
1850
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Social History
Period of Significance:
1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic, Education
Current Sub-function:
School, Single Dwelling
Cypress--Emerson Historic District (added 1985 - - #85003257)
Roughly bounded by Waverly, Emerson, and Cypress Sts. , Brookline
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Unknown
Architectural Style:
Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance:
1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner:
Private,Local
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic, Landscape
Current Sub-function:
Park, Single Dwelling
Dean Junior College Historic District (added 1975 - - #75000285)
Dean Junior College campus , Franklin
Historic Significance:
Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style:
Classical Revival, Queen Anne, Stick/Eastlake
Historic Person:
Ray,Joseph G.,et al.
Significant Year:
1870
Area of Significance:
Education, Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance:
1850-1874
Owner:
Private,Local
Historic Function:
Domestic,Education
Historic Sub-function:
College, Library, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Education
Current Sub-function:
Business, College
Dedham Village Historic District (added 2006 - - #06000785)
Also known as Connecticut Corner
Roughly bounded by High, Court, Washington, School Sts., Village AVe., and Chestnut St. , Dedham
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Baker, Eliphalet, et.al.
Architectural Style:
Federal, Italianate
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Commerce, Social History, Religion, Community Planning And Development, Transportation, Politics/Government
Period of Significance:
1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749, 1650-1699, 1600-1649
Owner:
Private,Local
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Domestic,Education,Funerary,Government,Recreation And Culture,Religion
Historic Sub-function:
Cemetery, Courthouse, Museum, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Funerary, Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Current Sub-function:
Cemetery, Library, Museum, Plaza, Professional, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Elm Bank (added 1987 - - #86003565)
Bounded by the Charles River to the W, N, and E, and the carriage path to the S, off 900 Washington St. , Dover
Historic Significance:
Person, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Et al., Carrere & Hastings
Architectural Style:
Other, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Historic Person:
Cheney,Benjamin P.,et al.
Significant Year:
1876, 1920, 1930
Area of Significance:
Landscape Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner:
Local
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Education, Recreation And Culture
Fisher Hill Historic District (added 1985 - - #85003266)
Roughly bounded by Clinton and Sumner Rds., Boylston St. and Chestnut Hill Ave. , Brookline
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Olmsted,Frederick Law et al.
Architectural Style:
Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance:
1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner:
Private,Local
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic, Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Fisher School--High Street Historic District (added 2000 - - #00000687)
748-850; 751-823 High St. , Westwood
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style:
Federal, Greek Revival
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner:
Private,Local
Historic Function:
Domestic,Education,Funerary,Religion
Historic Sub-function:
Cemetery, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic, Education, Funerary, Religion
Current Sub-function:
Cemetery, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling
Foxborough Pumping Station (added 2005 - - #05001362)
Also known as Foxborough Pumping Station #1 Waterworks District
25 Pumping Station Rd. , Foxborough
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Boyden, Ernest N., O'Connell, William
Architectural Style:
Queen Anne
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Engineering
Period of Significance:
1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner:
Local
Historic Function:
Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function:
Water Works
Current Function:
Industry/Processing/Extraction
Current Sub-function:
Water Works
Foxborough State Hospital (added 1994 - - #94000695)
Also known as Massachusetts Hospital for Dipsomaniacs & Inebriates (1889-1
Jct. of Chestnut and Main Sts. , Foxborough
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer:
McLaughlin & Burr, Brigham & Soffard
Architectural Style:
Colonial Revival, Classical Revival, Queen Anne
Area of Significance:
Social History, Architecture, Health/Medicine
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner:
State,Private,Local
Historic Function:
Health Care,Industry/Processing/Extraction,Landscape,Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function:
Auditorium, Energy Facility, Forest, Hospital, Plaza, Sport Facility
Current Function:
Health Care, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function:
Hospital
Franklin Common Historic District (added 2005 - - #05000218)
Main, High, Union, Pleasant St. and Church Sq. , Franklin
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Paine, Walter J.,, Sullivan, Matthew
Architectural Style:
Greek Revival, Federal
Area of Significance:
Community Planning And Development, Education, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner:
Local,Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Domestic,Education,Landscape,Recreation And Culture,Religion
Historic Sub-function:
Church School, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, School, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function:
Domestic, Education, Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Current Sub-function:
Church Related Residence, Church School, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, School, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Furnace Brook Parkway (added 2004 - - #04000248)
Furnace Brook Parkway , Quincy
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Eliot, Charles, Olmstead Brothers
Architectural Style:
No Style Listed
Area of Significance:
Transportation, Community Planning And Development, Conservation, Engineering, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance:
1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner:
State
Historic Function:
Landscape,Recreation And Culture,Transportation
Historic Sub-function:
Natural Feature, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Road-Related
Current Function:
Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Current Sub-function:
Natural Feature, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Road-Related
Gills Farm Archeological District (added 1983 - - #83004093)
Address Restricted , Randolph
Historic Significance:
Information Potential
Area of Significance:
Prehistoric
Cultural Affiliation:
Middle Archaic, Early-Middle Woodland, Late Archaic
Period of Significance:
7000-8999 BC, 5000-6999 BC, 3000-4999 BC, 1000-2999 BC, 1000 AD-999 BC
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Camp
Current Function:
Agriculture/Subsistence, Landscape
Current Sub-function:
Unoccupied Land
Government Island Historic District (added 1994 - - #94000424)
Also known as Minot's Ledge Lighthouse Shore Station, Gulf Island;US Light
Border St. , Cohasset
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Alexander, Barton S., Totten, Joseph G.
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Maritime History, Engineering
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner:
Local
Historic Function:
Domestic,Government,Transportation
Historic Sub-function:
Multiple Dwelling, Public Works, Water-Related
Current Function:
Domestic, Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Current Sub-function:
Multiple Dwelling, Museum, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Water-Related
Graffam Development Historic District (added 1985 - - #85003271)
Roughly bounded by Abbottsford Rd., Babcock St., Manchester, and Naples Rds. , Brookline
Historic Significance:
Person, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Greenleaf and Cobb,et al.
Architectural Style:
Colonial Revival, Queen Anne
Historic Person:
Graffam,Peter
Significant Year:
1895, 1906
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance:
1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Green Hill Historic District (added 1985 - - #85003272)
Roughly Warren St., Sargent Rd., and Cottage St. , Brookline
Historic Significance:
Person, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Unknown
Architectural Style:
Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Historic Person:
Cabot,George,et al.
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance:
1900-1924, 1800-1824
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Camp, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Hammond Pond Parkway (added 2004 - - #04000250)
Hammond Pond Parkway , Brookline
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Olmstead Brothers, Eliot, Charles
Architectural Style:
No Style Listed
Area of Significance:
Conservation, Community Planning And Development, Engineering, Landscape Architecture, Transportation
Period of Significance:
1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner:
State
Historic Function:
Landscape,Recreation And Culture,Transportation
Historic Sub-function:
Conservation Area, Natural Feature, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Road-Related
Current Function:
Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Current Sub-function:
Conservation Area, Natural Feature, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Road-Related
Holbrook Square Historic District (added 2006 - - #06000359)
Roughly N. Franklin St. from Union St. to Linfield St. , Holbrook
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Faxon, John Lyman, Hartwell, Henry Walker
Architectural Style:
Gothic, Stick/Eastlake
Area of Significance:
Politics/Government, Community Planning And Development, Architecture, Social History, Religion
Period of Significance:
1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner:
Local,Private
Historic Function:
Government,Landscape,Religion
Historic Sub-function:
City Hall, Fire Station, Park, Religious Structure
Current Function:
Government, Landscape, Religion
Current Sub-function:
City Hall, Fire Station, Park, Religious Structure
Hunnewell Estates Historic District (added 1988 - - #88000438)
Washington St. and Pond Rd. , Wellesley
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Et al., Gilman,Arthur
Architectural Style:
Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian, Colonial
Area of Significance:
Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic,Landscape
Historic Sub-function:
Garden, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Longwood Historic District (added 1978 - - #78000460)
Roughly bounded by Chapel, St. Marys, Monmouth, and Kent Sts. , Brookline
Historic Significance:
Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style:
Gothic Revival, Romanesque, Queen Anne
Historic Person:
Sears,David,et al.
Significant Year:
1870
Area of Significance:
Community Planning And Development, Social History, Religion, Architecture, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance:
1850-1874
Owner:
Private,Local
Historic Function:
Domestic,Recreation And Culture,Religion
Historic Sub-function:
Multiple Dwelling, Museum, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Current Sub-function:
Multiple Dwelling, Museum, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
McIntosh Corner Historic District (added 1989 - - #88003127)
Roughly Great Plain and Central Aves. , Needham
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Unknown
Architectural Style:
Early Republic, Mid 19th Century Revival, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Area of Significance:
Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner:
Private,Local
Historic Function:
Domestic,Landscape
Historic Sub-function:
Park, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic, Landscape
Current Sub-function:
Park, Single Dwelling
Medfield State Hospital (added 1994 - - #93001481)
Also known as Medfield Insane Asylum
45 Hospital Rd. , Medfield
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Shepley, Rutan & Coolidge, Wentworth, William Pitt
Architectural Style:
Queen Anne, Greek Revival, Beaux Arts
Area of Significance:
Social History, Health/Medicine, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner:
State
Historic Function:
Agriculture/Subsistence,Domestic,Funerary,Health Care,Religion
Historic Sub-function:
Cemetery, Hospital, Institutional Housing, Religious Structure
Current Function:
Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Funerary, Health Care, Religion
Current Sub-function:
Cemetery, Hospital, Institutional Housing, Religious Structure
Medway Village Historic District (added 2008 - - #08001191)
Also known as Factory Village
Bounded by former New York and Boston railroad right of way, Oakland St., and Charles River , Medway
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer:
et al., Earle, Stephen C.
Architectural Style:
Federal, Georgian
Area of Significance:
Social History, Architecture, Commerce, Community Planning And Development, Industry
Period of Significance:
1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner:
Local,Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Domestic,Education,Government,Industry/Processing/Extraction,Religion
Historic Sub-function:
City Hall, Manufacturing Facility, Multiple Dwelling, Professional, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Religion
Current Sub-function:
City Hall, Financial Institution, Multiple Dwelling, Post Office, Professional, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Millis Center Historic District (added 2007 - - #07000944)
Curve, Daniels, Exchange, Irving, Lavender, Main, Union Sts. , Millis
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Weston, Frank; McDonough, T.M., Smith, George L.
Architectural Style:
Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Social History, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance:
1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner:
State,Private,Local
Historic Function:
Domestic,Government,Industry/Processing/Extraction,Landscape,Religion,Social,Transportation
Historic Sub-function:
City Hall, Manufacturing Facility, Meeting Hall, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic, Government, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Landscape, Religion, Social, Transportation
Current Sub-function:
Government Office, Manufacturing Facility, Meeting Hall, Multiple Dwelling, Park, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Milton Centre Historic District (added 1988 - - #88000428)
Canton Ave. between Readsdale Rd. and Thacher and Highland Sts. , Milton
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Et al., Shepley,Rutan & Coolidge
Architectural Style:
Federal, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance:
Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner:
Private,Local
Historic Function:
Domestic,Education,Government,Religion
Historic Sub-function:
City Hall, Fire Station, Library, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic, Education, Government, Religion
Current Sub-function:
City Hall, Fire Station, Library, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Milton Hill Historic District (added 1995 - - #95000698)
Also known as See Also:Forbes, Capt. Robert B., House;Holbrook, Dr. Amos,
Roughly bounded by Adams and School Sts., Randolph and Canton Aves. and Brook Rd. , Milton
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
et al., Cram and Ferguson
Architectural Style:
Colonial, Mid 19th Century Revival, Early Republic
Area of Significance:
Community Planning And Development, Conservation, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner:
Private,Local
Historic Function:
Domestic,Education,Recreation And Culture,Religion
Historic Sub-function:
Church Related Residence, Religious Structure, School, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Sport Facility
Current Function:
Domestic, Education, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Current Sub-function:
Church Related Residence, College, Religious Structure, School, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Mount Wollaston Cemetery (added 1994 - - #94000035)
20 Sea St. , Quincy
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Briggs, Daniel, Briggs, Luther
Architectural Style:
No Style Listed
Area of Significance:
Social History, Landscape Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Architecture, Art
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner:
Local
Historic Function:
Funerary
Historic Sub-function:
Cemetery
Current Function:
Funerary
Current Sub-function:
Cemetery
Needham Town Hall Historic District (added 1990 - - #90001756)
Great Plain Ave. between Highland Ave. and Chapel St. , Needham
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Bigelow,Henry F., Winslow & Bigelow
Architectural Style:
Other, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance:
Politics/Government, Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner:
Local
Historic Function:
Government,Landscape,Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function:
Auditorium, City Hall, Monument/Marker, Plaza, Street Furniture/Object
Current Function:
Government, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function:
City Hall, Monument/Marker, Plaza, Street Furniture/Object
Neponset Valley Parkway, Metorpolitan Park System of Greater Boston (added 2005 - - #04001573)
Neponset Valley Parkway , Milton
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Eliot, Charles, Olmstead Bros.
Architectural Style:
No Style Listed
Area of Significance:
Landscape Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Transportation, Conservation, Engineering
Period of Significance:
1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner:
State
Historic Function:
Landscape,Recreation And Culture,Transportation
Historic Sub-function:
Natural Feature, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Road-Related
Current Function:
Domestic, Landscape, Transportation
Current Sub-function:
Natural Feature, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Road-Related
Olmsted Park System (added 1971 - - #71000086)
Encompassing the Back Bay Fens, Muddy River, Olmsted (Leverett Park), Jamaica Park, Arborway, and Franklin Park , Brookline
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Olmsted,Frederick Law,Sr.
Area of Significance:
Landscape Architecture, Entertainment/Recreation, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance:
1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner:
Local
Historic Function:
Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function:
Monument/Marker, Outdoor Recreation, Work Of Art (Sculpture, Carving, Rock Art)
Current Function:
Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function:
Monument/Marker, Outdoor Recreation, Sport Facility, Work Of Art (Sculpture, Carving, Rock Art)
Pill Hill Historic District (added 1977 - - #77000187)
Also known as High Street Hill
Roughly bounded by Boylston St., Pond Ave., Acron, Oakland and Highland Rds. , Brookline
Historic Significance:
Person, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Multiple
Architectural Style:
Greek Revival, Queen Anne, Stick/Eastlake
Historic Person:
Philbrook,Samuel,et al.
Significant Year:
1840
Area of Significance:
Science, Education, Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Social History
Period of Significance:
1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic,Religion
Historic Sub-function:
Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function:
Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Quincy Shore Drive (added 2003 - - #03000575)
Quincy Shore Drive , Quincy
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Eliot, Charles, Olmstead Brothers
Architectural Style:
No Style Listed
Area of Significance:
Community Planning And Development, Entertainment/Recreation, Transportation, Landscape Architecture, Engineering, Conservation
Period of Significance:
1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner:
State
Historic Function:
Landscape,Recreation And Culture,Transportation
Historic Sub-function:
Natural Feature, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Road-Related
Current Function:
Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Current Sub-function:
Natural Feature, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Road-Related
Rabbit Hill Historic District (added 1988 - - #88000224)
Roughly bounded by Highland, Main, Franklin, and Milford Sts. , Medway
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Bullard,Malachi, Carter,Elias
Architectural Style:
Federal, Greek Revival, Late Victorian
Area of Significance:
Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner:
Private,Local
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Domestic,Government,Industry/Processing/Extraction,Religion
Historic Sub-function:
Manufacturing Facility, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic, Education, Religion
Current Sub-function:
Library, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Railway Village Historic District (added 2000 - - #00000111)
Also known as East Milton Historic District
Roughly along Adams St., from Mechanic and Church Sts., and Washington St. , Milton
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
et al., Dirlam, Arland
Architectural Style:
Colonial, Greek Revival
Area of Significance:
Health/Medicine, Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner:
Private,Local
Historic Function:
Agriculture/Subsistence,Domestic,Health Care,Landscape,Recreation And Culture,Religion
Historic Sub-function:
Church Related Residence, Multiple Dwelling, Outdoor Recreation, Outdoor Recreation, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic, Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Current Sub-function:
Church Related Residence, Multiple Dwelling, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Richmond Court (added 1985 - - #85001575)
1209-1217 Beacon St. , Brookline
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Cram,Ralph Adams
Architectural Style:
Other, Colonial
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance:
1875-1899
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Multiple Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Multiple Dwelling
Scott's Woods Historic District (added 1992 - - #92001528)
Also known as Hillside Street
Hillside St. between Randolph Ave. and MDC Blue Hills Reservation , Milton
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Et al., Hogg,Frank Trevor
Architectural Style:
Mid 19th Century Revival, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance:
Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Agriculture/Subsistence,Domestic,Industry/Processing/Extraction,Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function:
Agricultural Outbuildings, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Sport Facility
Current Function:
Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Agricultural Outbuildings, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Sea Street Historic District (added 2009 - - #09000646)
Roughly bounded by Bridge, North, Neck Sts., Crescent Rd., Pearl St. and rear of Standish St. , Weymouth
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style:
Colonial, Greek Revival
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Commerce, Industry, Entertainment/Recreation, Social History
Period of Significance:
1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749, 1650-1699
Owner:
Federal,Local,Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Domestic,Government,Industry/Processing/Extraction,Landscape,Religion
Historic Sub-function:
Fire Station, Multiple Dwelling, Post Office, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Landscape, Religion
Current Sub-function:
Business, Fire Station, Multiple Dwelling, Post Office, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Sharon Historic District (added 1975 - - #75000296)
Both sides of N. Main St. from Post Office Sq. to School St. , Sharon
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style:
Other, Colonial Revival, Greek Revival
Area of Significance:
Exploration/Settlement, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1750-1799
Owner:
Private,Local
Historic Function:
Domestic,Education,Religion
Historic Sub-function:
Library, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic, Education, Religion
Current Sub-function:
Library, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Strathmore Road Historic District (added 1985 - - #85003318)
Strathmore Rd. and Clinton Path , Brookline
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Hutchinson,James, Boyle,Murdock
Architectural Style:
Romanesque, Classical Revival
Area of Significance:
Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1900-1924
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Multiple Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Multiple Dwelling
Sudbury Aqueduct Linear District (added 1990 - - #89002293)
Along Sudbury Aqueduct from Farm Pond at Waverly St. to Chestnut Hill Reservoir , Wellesley
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Et al., Clough,George A.
Architectural Style:
No Style Listed
Area of Significance:
Politics/Government, Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Engineering
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner:
Local
Historic Function:
Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function:
Water Works
Current Function:
Vacant/Not In Use
West Roxbury Parkway, Metropolitan Park System of Greater Boston (added 2006 - - #05001528)
West Roxbury Parkway, Bellevue Hill, E. Border, W. Border Rds. , Brookline
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Eliot, Charles
Area of Significance:
Engineering, Community Planning And Development, Landscape Architecture, Transportation
Period of Significance:
1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner:
Local
Historic Function:
Landscape,Recreation And Culture,Transportation
Historic Sub-function:
Conservation Area, Natural Feature, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Road-Related
Current Function:
Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Current Sub-function:
Conservation Area, Natural Feature, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Road-Related
Weymouth Civic District (added 1992 - - #92000146)
75 Middle St. , Weymouth
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Prescott,Howard B., McLaughlin & Burr
Architectural Style:
Colonial Revival, Tudor Revival
Area of Significance:
Education, Politics/Government, Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949
Owner:
Local
Historic Function:
Education,Government,Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function:
City Hall, Monument/Marker, School, Theater
Current Function:
Government, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function:
City Hall, Monument/Marker, Theater
White Place Historic District (added 1985 - - #85003243)
White Pl. between Washington St. and Davis Path , Brookline
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Unknown
Architectural Style:
Mixed (More Than 2 Styles From Different Periods)
Area of Significance:
Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Business, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Business, Single Dwelling
Wilson, Capt. John, House and Bates Ship Chandlery (added 2002 - - #02001614)
Also known as Cohasset Historic Society Museum
4 Elm St. , Cohasset
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Nicholas, David
Architectural Style:
Greek Revival, Federal
Area of Significance:
Maritime History, Commerce, Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Single Dwelling, Specialty Store, Warehouse
Current Function:
Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function:
Museum
Wrentham State School (added 1994 - - #93001490)
Jct. of Emerald and North Sts. , Wrentham
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Kendall & Taylor
Architectural Style:
Bungalow/Craftsman, Federal, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance:
Health/Medicine, Education, Agriculture, Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner:
State
Historic Function:
Agriculture/Subsistence,Education,Funerary,Health Care,Industry/Processing/Extraction,Landscape,Recreation And Culture
Current Function:
Agriculture/Subsistence, Education, Funerary, Health Care, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
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