Old South Church in Boston

Also known as: Third Church; United Church of Christ,Congregational
645 Boylston St., Boston, Massachusetts

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Description 

Designed by the Boston architectural firm of Cummings and Sears and constructed from 1874-1875, Old South Church is modeled after the style of a north Italian Gothic church. It is one of the finest examples of High Victorian Gothic ecclesiastical architecture in New England. -- National Historic Landmark statement of significance, December 30, 1970

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on December 30, 1970
Reference number
70000690
Architectural style
Victorian: Gothic
Area of significance
Architecture
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic function
Religious structure
Current function
Religious structure
Periods of significance
1875-1899; 1850-1874
Significant years
1874; 1875

Update Log 

  • January 31, 2017: New Street View added by Brian Bartlett

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