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NEW YORK - Queens County - Historic Districts

68th Avenue-64th Place Historic District
(added 1983 - Queens County - #83001763)
Roughly 64th Pl. from Catalpa Ave. to 68th Ave. from 64th St. to 65th St. , New York
(35 acres, 46 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Berger,Louis, Groesch,Charles
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Renaissance
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling

75th Avenue-61st Street Historic District
(added 1983 - Queens County - #83001764)
Roughly bounded by St. Felix Ave., 60th Lane, 60th and 62nd Sts. , New York
(100 acres, 183 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Berger,Louis, & Co., Fritz,Charles
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Other, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling

Broadway--Flushing Historic District
(added 2006 - Queens County - #06000373)
Roughly bounded by 29th Ave., 163rd St., 32nd Ave., 192nd St., 154th and 153rd Sts. , Flushing
(2501 acres, 1790 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Late 19th And Early 20th Century American Movements
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Religion, Transportation
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

Central Avenue Historic District
(added 1983 - Queens County - #83001761)
Roughly bounded by Myrtle and 70th Ave., and 65th and 66th Sts. , New York
(100 acres, 104 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Meyer,Henry W.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling

Central Ridgewood Historic District
(added 1983 - Queens County - #83001762)
Roughly bounded by Fresh Pond Rd., Putnam, 68th, Forest, Catalpa, Onderdonk, and 71st Aves. , New York
(560 acres, 782 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Berger,Louis, & Co.
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Renaissance
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling

Cornelia-Putnam Historic District
(added 1983 - Queens County - #83001766)
Roughly bounded by Jefferson St., Putnam, Wyckoff, and Myrtle Aves. , New York
(60 acres, 87 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Berger,Louis, & Co.
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Renaissance
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling

Cypress Avenue East Historic District
(added 1983 - Queens County - #83001767)
Roughly bounded by Linden and Cornelia Sts., Seneca and St. Nicholas Aves. , New York
(260 acres, 247 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Bauer & Stier, Berger,Louis
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling

Cypress Avenue West Historic District
(added 1983 - Queens County - #83001768)
Roughly bounded by St. Nicholas and Seneca Aves., Linden and Stockholm Sts. , New York
(365 acres, 440 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: multiple, Berger,Louis, & Co.
Architectural Style: Other, Romanesque, Renaissance
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling

Douglaston Hill Historic District
(added 2000 - Queens County - #00001016)
Roughly bounded by Douglaston Pkwy., Northern Blvd., 244th St., 243rd St., and Long Island RR , Douglaston
(225 acres, 83 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Stuart, John, et al., Hamilton, William J.
Architectural Style: Queen Anne, Shingle Style
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Landscape, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Park, Professional, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Landscape, Religion
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Park, Professional, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Douglaston Historic District
(added 2005 - Queens County - #05000937)
Also known as Douglas Manor
Roughly bounded by Shore Rd., Marinette St., Douglas Rd. and Cherry St. , Douglaston
(1970 acres, 691 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Chan, Raymond, et.al.
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late 19th And Early 20th Century American Movements
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1850-1874, 1800-1824, 1700-1749
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Domestic, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Park, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Park, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Forest-Norman Historic District
(added 1983 - Queens County - #83001769)
Forest Ave. from Summerfield to Stephen St. and Norman St. to Myrtle Ave. , New York
(30 acres, 37 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Berger,Louis
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling

Fort Tilden Historic District
(added 1984 - Queens County - #84002917)
Also known as Fort Tilden
Rockaway Beach Blvd. , New York
(980 acres, 9 buildings, 11 structures)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Military
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Defense
Historic Sub-function: Fortification
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Park

Fresh Pond-Traffic Historic District
(added 1983 - Queens County - #83001770)
Roughly bounded by Fresh Pond Rd., Traffic Ave., Woodbine and Linden Sts. , New York
(140 acres, 197 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Berger,Louis, Bauer & Stier,Inc.
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Renaissance
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling

Grove-Linden-St. John's Historic District
(added 1983 - Queens County - #83001772)
Fairview Ave., St. John's Rd., Linden and Grove Sts. , New York
(20 acres, 51 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Spaeth & Senger, Berger,Louis, & Co.
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Other
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling

Hunters Point Historic District
(added 1973 - Queens County - #73001251)
Also known as Dominie's Hook;Bennetts Point
Along 45th Ave., between 21st and 23rd Sts. , New York
(15 acres, 19 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Mixed (More Than 2 Styles From Different Periods)
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling

Jackson Heights Historic District
(added 1999 - Queens County - #99000059)
Bounded by Roosevelt Ave., Broadway, Leverich St., Northern Blvd., and 90th St. , Queens
(3000 acres, 2204 buildings, 3 objects)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Federal , Private , Local
Historic Function: Domestic, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Park, Plaza, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Park, Plaza, Single Dwelling

Jacob Riis Park Historic District
(added 1981 - Queens County - #81000081)
Rockaway Beach Blvd. , New York
(880 acres, 3 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple, Burgevin,Julius
Architectural Style: Art Deco
Area of Significance: Entertainment/Recreation, Architecture, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation, Park
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Park

Long Island Motor Parkway
(added 2002 - Queens County - #02000301)
Roughly Alley Pond and Cunningham Parks, bet. Winchester Blvd. and Clearview Expressway, bet. 73rd Ave. and Peck Ave. , Queens
(100 acres, 7 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Williams, E.G., Brown, E.H.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Transportation, Entertainment/Recreation
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Landscape, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Park, Road-Related

Maple Grove Cemetery
(added 2004 - Queens County - #04000874)
83-15 Kew Gardens Rd. , Kew Gardens
(650 acres, 1 building, 10 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Ware, James E., McClure, George W., and Son
Area of Significance: Landscape Architecture, Architecture, Art, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Funerary, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery
Current Function: Funerary, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Cemetery

Paramount Studios Complex
(added 1978 - Queens County - #78001897)
Also known as Astoria Studio;Army Pictorial Center;Famous Players Lasky Co
35th Ave., 35th, 36th, and 37th Sts. , New York
(50 acres, 6 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Performing Arts, Communications
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Federal , Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Theater
Current Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Theater

Seneca Avenue East Historic District
(added 1983 - Queens County - #83001778)
Roughly Seneca Ave. E. between Hancock and Summerfield Sts. , New York
(85 acres, 120 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Renaissance
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling

Seneca-Onderdonk-Woodward Historic District
(added 1983 - Queens County - #83001779)
Roughly bounded by Woodward, Seneca, Catalpa Aves., and Woodbine St. , New York
(210 acres, 211 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Allmendinger,Louis, Mathews, G.X.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling

Stockholm-DeKalb-Hart Historic District
(added 1983 - Queens County - #83004618)
Roughly DeKalb and Woodward Aves., Stockholm and Hart Sts. , New York
(55 acres, 79 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Sunnyside Gardens Historic District
(added 1984 - Queens County - #84002919)
Roughly bounded by Queens Blvd., 43rd and 52nd Sts. Barnett and Skillman Aves. , New York
(530 acres, 66 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Wright,Henry, Stein,Clarence
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Art Deco
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Park, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Woodbine-Palmetto-Gates Historic District
(added 1983 - Queens County - #83001783)
Roughly bounded by Forest and Fairview Aves., Woodbine and Linden Sts. , New York
(80 acres, 91 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Allmendinger,Louis, Mathews,G.X.,Co.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling




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