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NEW JERSEY - Essex County - Historic Districts
Bloomfield Green Historic District (added 1978 - - #78001757)
Bounded by Belleville Ave., Montgomery, Spruce, State, Liberty, and Franklin Sts. , Bloomfield
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Capen,John F.
Architectural Style:
Gothic Revival, Greek Revival, Late Victorian
Area of Significance:
Education, Community Planning And Development, Military, Religion, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Branch Brook Park (added 1981 - - #81000392)
Also known as See Also:Sydenham House;Cathedral of the Sacred Heart;Essex
Roughly bounded by Belleville Park, Washington and Clifton Aves., 6th and Orange Sts. , Newark and Belleville
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Olmsted Bros, Bogart & Barrett
Architectural Style:
Other, Late Victorian
Area of Significance:
Conservation, Landscape Architecture, Entertainment/Recreation
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner:
Local
Historic Function:
Landscape,Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function:
Outdoor Recreation, Park, Sport Facility
Current Function:
Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function:
Outdoor Recreation, Park, Sport Facility
Central Avenue Commercial Historic District (added 1983 - - #83001600)
Also known as Central Avenue Shopping Area
560-654 Central Ave. , East Orange
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Multiple, Warren-Warren
Architectural Style:
Other, Tudor Revival, Art Deco
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance:
1925-1949
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function:
Department Store, Professional, Specialty Store
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function:
Department Store, Specialty Store, Warehouse
Edison National Historic Site (added 1966 - - #66000052)
Also known as The Laboratory;Glenmont
Main St. between Alden and Lakeside Sts. , West Orange
Historic Significance:
Event, Person
Historic Person:
Edison,Thomas Alva
Significant Year:
1887, 1931
Area of Significance:
Science, Industry
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner:
Federal
Historic Function:
Domestic,Education,Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function:
Manufacturing Facility, Research Facility, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function:
Museum, Park
Enclosure Historic District (added 1974 - - #74001160)
Enclosure and Calico Lane , Nutley
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Von Strom,Barron
Architectural Style:
Italianate, Greek Revival, Queen Anne
Area of Significance:
Art, Education, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Erwin Park Historic District (added 1986 - - #86002969)
Roughly bounded by Central Ave., Valley Rd., Holland Ter., Midland Ave., and Brunswick Rd. , Montclair
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Nelson,Francis,et al., Van Antwerp,Dudley
Architectural Style:
Bungalow/Craftsman, Colonial Revival, Late Victorian
Area of Significance:
Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
First Residential District (added 1986 - - #86002963)
Also known as See Also:Crane, Israel, House
Bounded by Mountain and Hillside Aves., Plymouth and Union Sts., Prospect Ter., Hawthorne Pl., Harrison and Gates Aves. , Montclair
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
De Cunha,George,et al., Norris,A.F.
Architectural Style:
Bungalow/Craftsman, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance:
Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Forest Hill Historic District (added 1990 - - #90001193)
Roughly bounded by Verona Ave., Mt. Prospect Ave., 2nd Ave., and Branch Brook Park , Newark
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Person
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Multiple
Architectural Style:
Bungalow/Craftsman, Queen Anne, Colonial Revival
Historic Person:
Multiple
Area of Significance:
Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner:
Private,Local
Historic Function:
Domestic,Religion
Historic Sub-function:
Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function:
Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Four Corners Historic District (added 2000 - - #00001061)
Roughly bounded by Raymond Blvd., Mulberry St., Hill St. and Washington St. , Newark
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Gilbert, Cass, et.al
Architectural Style:
Italianate, Renaissance
Area of Significance:
Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Domestic,Industry/Processing/Extraction,Recreation And Culture,Religion
Historic Sub-function:
Business, Financial Institution, Manufacturing Facility, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Specialty Store, Theater
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Recreation And Culture, Religion, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function:
Business, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Theater
Glen Ridge Historic District (added 1982 - - #82004784)
Also known as See Also:Glen Ridge Historic District (Boundary Increase)
Roughly bounded by Bay St., Essex and Midland Aves., Adams Pl., Spencer Rd., and Franklin Pl. , Glen Ridge
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Multiple
Architectural Style:
Other, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner:
Private,Local
Historic Function:
Domestic,Landscape,Transportation
Historic Sub-function:
Forest, Multiple Dwelling, Park, Road-Related, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic, Landscape, Transportation
Current Sub-function:
Forest, Multiple Dwelling, Park, Road-Related, Single Dwelling
Glen Ridge Historic District (Boundary Increase) (added 1988 - - #88002155)
Also known as See Also:Glen Ridge Historic District
N side roughly along Ridgewood and Forest Ave. from Bay to Gray St., S side along Hawthorne, Carteret, and Midland Ave. , Glen Ridge
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Multiple
Architectural Style:
Tudor Revival, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner:
Private,Local
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
James Street Commons Historic District (added 1978 - - #78001758)
Also known as See Also:Ballantine Mansion;St Patrick's Pro Cathedral;James
Roughly bounded by Halsey, Warren, Boyden, Bleeker, Orange, and Broad Sts. , Newark
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Rankin & Kewllogg, O'Rourke,Jeremiah
Architectural Style:
Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Art Deco, Late Victorian
Area of Significance:
Art, Education, Industry, Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Social History
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner:
Private,Local
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Domestic
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Lincoln Park Historic District (added 1984 - - #84002646)
Also known as See Also:La Prima Inglesia Hispanica Reformada
Lincoln Park, Clinton Ave., and Spruce and Broad Sts. , Newark
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Multiple
Architectural Style:
Romanesque, Italianate, Other
Area of Significance:
Art, Architecture, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner:
Private,Local
Historic Function:
Domestic,Landscape,Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function:
Multiple Dwelling, Park, Single Dwelling, Work Of Art (Sculpture, Carving, Rock Art)
Current Function:
Domestic, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function:
Multiple Dwelling, Park, Single Dwelling, Work Of Art (Sculpture, Carving, Rock Art)
Llewellyn Park Historic District (added 1986 - - #86000423)
Also known as See Also:Edison National Historic Site
Roughly bounded by Eagle Rock Ave., Main St., Pleasant Ave., and NJ 280 , West Orange
Historic Significance:
Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Multiple
Architectural Style:
Colonial Revival, Tudor Revival, Late Victorian
Historic Person:
Haskell,Llewellyn
Significant Year:
1850, 1865, 1913
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance:
1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner:
Private,Federal
Historic Function:
Domestic,Landscape
Historic Sub-function:
Park, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function:
Outdoor Recreation, Park, Single Dwelling
Marlboro Park Historic District (added 1988 - - #86002967)
Roughly along Fairfield St., Waterbury Rd., Montclair Ave., and Watchung Ave. between N. Fullerton and Grove Sts. , Montclair
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Et al., Van Antwerp,Dudley
Architectural Style:
Bungalow/Craftsman, Colonial Revival, Late Victorian
Area of Significance:
Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Military Park Commons Historic District (added 2004 - - #04000649)
Roughly bounded by Washington Pl., McCarter Hwy, E. Park St. and Raymond Blvd. , Newark
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Ely, Wilson and John, Guilbert and Betelle
Architectural Style:
Italianate, Renaissance
Area of Significance:
Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner:
Local,Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Domestic,Industry/Processing/Extraction,Landscape,Religion,Social
Historic Sub-function:
Business, Department Store, Manufacturing Facility, Multiple Dwelling, Park, Religious Structure, Specialty Store
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Landscape, Religion, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function:
Business, Multiple Dwelling, Park, Religious Structure, School, Specialty Store
Miller Street Historic District (added 1988 - - #86002971)
Miller and Fulton Sts. between Elmwood Ave., Elm, and New Sts. , Montclair
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Unknown
Architectural Style:
Other
Area of Significance:
Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Montrose Park Historic District (added 1997 - - #97000978)
Roughly bounded by S. Orange, Sanford, and Heywood Aves., and Holland Rd. , South Orange
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
multiple
Architectural Style:
Colonial Revival, Shingle Style, Queen Anne
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner:
Private,Local
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Morris Canal (added 1974 - - #74002228)
Irregular line beginning at Phillipsburg and ending at Jersey City , Not Applicable
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Morris,Ephraim, Beach,Ephraim
Architectural Style:
No Style Listed
Area of Significance:
Transportation, Engineering, Industry
Period of Significance:
1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner:
Private,Local
Historic Function:
Transportation
Historic Sub-function:
Water-Related
Current Function:
Vacant/Not In Use
Mount Pleasant Cemetery (added 1988 - - #87000836)
375 Broadway , Newark
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Et al., Baldwin,Horace E.
Architectural Style:
Other, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Gothic
Area of Significance:
Art, Landscape Architecture, Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Funerary
Historic Sub-function:
Cemetery
Current Function:
Funerary
Current Sub-function:
Cemetery
Mountain District (added 1988 - - #86002970)
Roughly bounded by Highland, Bradford, Upper Mountain, and Claremont Aves. , Montclair
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Et al., Wallis,Frank E.
Architectural Style:
Bungalow/Craftsman, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance:
Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
North Broad Street Historic District (added 1996 - - #96000813)
136--148 Broad St. , Newark
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Brown, George, & Company
Architectural Style:
Renaissance
Area of Significance:
Architecture
Period of Significance:
1875-1899
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Work In Progress
Pine Street Historic District (added 2000 - - #00000175)
Roughly bounded by Glenridge Ave., the NJ TRANSIT Boonton Line, Pine and Baldwin Sts. , Montclair
Historic Significance:
Event, Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
DePace, Anthony, Holmes, Anthony
Architectural Style:
Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late 19th And Early 20th Century American Movements
Historic Person:
Lucey, Minnie A.
Significant Year:
1912, 1929, 1937
Area of Significance:
Architecture, European, Social History
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Domestic,Education,Religion,Social
Historic Sub-function:
Church School, Civic, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion, Social
Current Sub-function:
Church School, Civic, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store, Warehouse
Short Hills Park Historic District (added 1980 - - #80002482)
Off NJ 24 , Millburn
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Scott,M.H. Baillie, Albro & Lindeberg
Architectural Style:
Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Shingle Style, Queen Anne
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance:
1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Weequahic Park Historic District (added 2003 - - #03000013)
Roughly bounded by Meeker Ave., Dayton St., the Union County border and Maple Ave. , Newark
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Olmstead Brothers
Architectural Style:
Tudor Revival, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance:
Community Planning And Development, Architecture, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance:
1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner:
Local,Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Domestic,Education,Landscape,Religion
Historic Sub-function:
Multiple Dwelling, Park, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Landscape, Religion
Current Sub-function:
Multiple Dwelling, Park, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
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