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NEW JERSEY - Burlington County - Historic Districts

Arneytown Historic District
(added 1977 - Burlington County - #67451850)
N of Jacobstown , Jacobstown
(580 acres, 12 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Georgian, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Atsion Village
(added 1974 - Burlington County - #74001154)
U.S. 206 , Atsion
(7030 acres, 7 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Read,Charles
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: State
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Business, Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Education, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum, School

Batsto Village
(added 1971 - Burlington County - #71000495)
Also known as Batsto Furnace;See also:Pleasant Mills
10 mi. E of Hammonton on CR 542 , Batsto
(12000 acres, 20 buildings, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Wharton,Joseph
Architectural Style: Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Industry, Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: State
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Animal Facility, Business, Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Government, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Business, Manufacturing Facility, Museum, Park, Post Office

Bordentown Historic District
(added 1982 - Burlington County - #82003264)
In an irregular pattern within the City limits , Bordentown
(1950 acres, 650 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Italianate, Queen Anne, Second Empire
Area of Significance: Art, Military, Education, Architecture, Commerce, Industry
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling

Burlington Historic District
(added 1975 - Burlington County - #75001124)
Also known as See Also:St. Mary's Episcopal Church
Roughly L-shaped, bounded by Delaware River and High, W. Broad, Albot, and Reed Sts. , Burlington
(310 acres, 14 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Upjohn,Richard, Strickland,William
Architectural Style: Gothic Revival, Gothic
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Education, Architecture, Religion
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Domestic, Education, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Education, Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling

Cooper, Benjamin, Farm
(added 1978 - Burlington County - #78001744)
Also known as Elmwood Farm;Savich Farm
Address Restricted , Moorestown
(1750 acres, 2 buildings)
Historic Significance: Information Potential, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Italianate
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Architecture, Prehistoric
Cultural Affiliation: Late Woodland, Late Archaic
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1500-1999 BC
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Crosswicks
(added 1976 - Burlington County - #76001146)
Roughly bounded by Bordentown-Crosswicks and Ellisdale Rds. , Crosswicks
(500 acres, 95 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Other, Greek Revival, Gothic
Area of Significance: Transportation, Architecture, Military, Religion
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749, 1650-1699
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling

Eayres Plantation and Mill Site
(added 1986 - Burlington County - #86001501)
Also known as Eayre,Richard,House;Second Eayre House;Gleneayre;Third Eayre
Eayrestown--Red Lion and E. Bella Bridge Rds. , Lumberton
(383 acres, 9 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Information Potential, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Eayres,Asa, Eayres,Richard
Architectural Style: Other, Georgian
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Architecture, Commerce, Industry
Cultural Affiliation: Colonial
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

High Street Historic District
(added 1993 - Burlington County - #93001386)
Roughly, High St. from Pearl St. to Federal St. , Burlington
(260 acres, 67 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown, Multiple
Architectural Style: Federal, Colonial, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture, Commerce, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749, 1650-1699
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Business, Government Office, Museum, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Current Sub-function: Business, Government Office, Museum, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

Moorestown Historic District
(added 1990 - Burlington County - #89002295)
Also known as See Also:Breidenhart;Moorestown Friends School and Meetingho
Roughly bounded by Maple Ave., Chestnust Ave., Main St. from Zelley Ave. to Locust St., and Mill St. , Moorestown
(470 acres, 342 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Mid 19th Century Revival, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Commerce, Exploration/Settlement, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1900-1750 AD, 1700-1749, 1650-1699
Owner: Federal , Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Social
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Social

Mount Holly Historic District
(added 1973 - Burlington County - #73001084)
Roughly bounded by Prospect, Elm and Top-E-Toy Sts., RR tracks, Madison and Clifton Aves. , Mount Holly
(2600 acres, 39 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Rush,Samuel, Rush,Michael
Architectural Style: Gothic Revival, Georgian, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Transportation, Education, Politics/Government, Architecture, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling

Pemberton Historic District
(added 1989 - Burlington County - #88000688)
Also known as See Also:Morris Mansion and Mill
Roughly bounded by Budd Ave., Budd's Run, Egbert and Cedar Rd., and Rancocas Creek and NJ Central Power and Light Co. , Pemberton
(940 acres, 180 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Mutiple
Architectural Style: Federal, Classical Revival, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Archeology, Exploration/Settlement, Industry, Religion
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, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Government, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Landscape, Religion
Current Sub-function: Park

Point Breeze
(added 1977 - Burlington County - #77000848)
Also known as Divine Word Seminary
U.S. 206 and Park St. , Bordentown
(850 acres, 5 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Information Potential, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Other, Italianate
Area of Significance: Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Politics/Government, Architecture, Landscape Architecture
Cultural Affiliation: French
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: Religion
Current Sub-function: Church Related Residence, Church School

Rancocas Historic Village
(added 1975 - Burlington County - #75001126)
Irregular pattern bounded N and W by Willingboro line, E to Springside Rd. and to S 3rd St. , Rancocas
(250 acres, 46 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Commerce, Entertainment/Recreation, Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Government, Religion
Current Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling

Recklesstown
(added 1975 - Burlington County - #75001125)
Also known as Village of Chesterfield
Present town of Chesterfield along Chesterfield--Georgetown Rd. and NJ 528 , Chesterfield
(2000 acres, 49 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Transportation, Agriculture, Religion
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling

Riverton Historic District
(added 1999 - Burlington County - #99000271)
Roughly bounded by the Delaware R., Park Ave., Thomas Ave., and Fulton St. , Riverton Borough
(800 acres, 371 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: et.al., Sloan, Samuel
Architectural Style: Italianate, Gothic Revival
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private , Federal , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Landscape, Religion, Social, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Business, Clubhouse, Park, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling, Water-Related
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Landscape, Religion, Social, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Business, Clubhouse, Park, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling, Water-Related

Roebling Historic District
(added 1978 - Burlington County - #78001748)
Roughly bounded by Roebling Park, South St., 2nd and 8th Aves., Roland St., Alden, Norman Railroad, and Amboy Aves. , Roebling
(757 acres, 94 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Late Victorian
Area of Significance: European, Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Commerce, Industry
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling

Rosebud Farm
(added 1979 - Burlington County - #79003249)
E of Jobstown on Springfield Meetinghouse Rd. , Jobstown
(1040 acres, 2 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Animal Facility, Single Dwelling, Storage
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Animal Facility, Single Dwelling, Storage

Smithville Historic District
(added 1977 - Burlington County - #77000856)
Off NJ 38 , Smithville
(800 acres, 26 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Italianate, Greek Revival, Gothic
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Current Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling

Upper Springfield Meetinghouse
(added 1979 - Burlington County - #79001479)
W of Wrightstown , Wrightstown
(50 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Information Potential, Event
Area of Significance: Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Education, Religion
Cultural Affiliation: American, rural
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Church School, Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure

Vincentown Historic District
(added 1988 - Burlington County - #87002107)
Roughly bounded by Mill, Church, Pleasant, Main, & Race Sts., & Red Lion Rd. , Vincentown
(920 acres, 160 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Information Potential, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Late Victorian, Federal
Area of Significance: Commerce, Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Architecture, Industry, Social History, Religion
Cultural Affiliation: Rural American
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Processing, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Whitesbog Historic District
(added 1988 - Burlington County - #88002115)
N of SR 70 and S of Fort Dix , Browns Mills
(15000 acres, 27 buildings, 45 structures)
Historic Significance: Person, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman
Historic Person: White,Joseph J.,et al.
Significant Year: 1857
Area of Significance: Engineering, Invention, Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: State
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Horticulture Facility, Multiple Dwelling, Processing, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Education, Government, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Park, Single Dwelling




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