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NEW JERSEY - Union County

Scotch Plains School (added 1978 - - #78001802)
Also known as Public School No. 1
Park Ave. , Scotch Plains
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: McKim,Mead, & White
Architectural Style: Renaissance
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Seventeenth Century Clark House (added 1974 - - #74001193)
593 Madison Hill Rd. , Rahway
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Health/Medicine
Period of Significance: 1650-1699
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Singer Factory District (added 1988 - - #88002065)
Also known as Singer Factory
Trumbull St. , Elizabeth
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Commerce, Industry, Invention
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction

Smith, Nathaniel, House (added 1989 - - #89001584)
Also known as Best House
105 Springfield Ave. , Berkeley Heights
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other, Colonial
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Architecture
Period of Significance: 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

St. John's Parsonage (added 1982 - - #82003306)
Also known as Hampton House
633 Pearl St. , Elizabeth
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Hampton,Andrew
Architectural Style: Federal
Area of Significance: Architecture, Religion
Period of Significance: 1800-1824, 1700-1749, 1650-1699
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Church Related Residence, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Stage House Inn (added 1982 - - #82003308)
Park Ave. and Front St. , Scotch Plains
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Sutton,John
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Hotel
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Hotel

Stoneleigh Park Historic District (added 1988 - - #88002020)
Roughly bounded by Westfield Ave., Shackamaxon Dr., Rahway and Dorian Rd. , Westfield
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Tremaine,C.M., Tremaine,H.B.
Architectural Style: Other, Tudor Revival, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Summit Playhouse (added 2009 - - #09001177)
Also known as Summit Library
10 New England Ave. , Summit
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Jennings, Arthur B.
Architectural Style: Romanesque
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture, Performing Arts
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Library, Theater
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Theater

The Clearing (added 1993 - - #93000233)
Also known as Reeves-Reed Arboretum;The Wisner House
165 Hobart Ave. , Summit
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Landscape Architecture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Domestic, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Garden, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Education, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Garden, Multiple Dwelling, School

Townley, James, House (added 1979 - - #79001530)
Also known as Townley-Parcell House;Kean Farm House;Little White House
Morris Ave. and Green Lane , Union
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Townley,John
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: State
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: College

Twin Maples (added 1997 - - #97000977)
Also known as The Fortnightly Club
8 Edgewood Rd. , Summit
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Norris, Alfred E.
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Social
Current Sub-function: Clubhouse

Union County Park Commission Administration Buildings (added 1985 - - #85002976)
Also known as Acme Street Buildings
Acme and Canton Sts. , Elizabeth
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Poggi,C. Godfrey
Architectural Style: Tudor Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Government Office
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: Government Office

Van Wyck Brooks Historic District (added 1985 - - #85003337)
Also known as See Also:Waring,Orville Taylor,House
Roughly bounded by Plainfield Ave., W. Eighth St., Park Ave., W. Ninth St. and Madison Ave., and Randolph Rd. , Plainfield
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

Wallace Chapel AME Zion Church (added 2007 - - #07000877)
138-142 Broad St. , Summit Town
Historic Significance: Person
Historic Person: Randolph, Rev. Florence Spearing
Area of Significance: Social History, Black, Religion, Other
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Church Related Residence, Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Church Related Residence, Religious Structure

Waring, Orville, T., House (added 1979 - - #79003252)
Also known as Runyon Funeral Home
900 Park Ave. , Plainfield
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Smith,Charles H.
Architectural Style: Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Business

Westfield Fire Headquarters (added 1980 - - #80002524)
405 North Ave., W. , Westfield
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Darsh,Charles H., Goltra,John
Architectural Style: Other, Italianate
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Fire Station
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: Fire Station

Whyman House (added 1986 - - #86000705)
Also known as Whyman Parish House
705 Newark Ave. , Elizabeth
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Italianate
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Church Related Residence

Woodruff House (added 1978 - - #78001800)
111--113 Conant St. , Hillside
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Colonial
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Agriculture, Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Young Women's Christian Association of Plainfield and North Plainfield (added 1998 - - #98000232)
Also known as YWCA pf Plainfield and North Plainfield
232 W. Front St. , Plainfield
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Walter Kidde & Co. Inc., ware, Arthur
Architectural Style: Tudor Revival
Area of Significance: Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Social
Historic Sub-function: Civic, Institutional Housing
Current Function: Social
Current Sub-function: Civic




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