Grafton District Schoolhouse No. 2

Also known as: Old Grafton Fire House
217 Main St., Grafton, Vermont

Schoolhouse converted to fire station in Grafton

Photos 

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Grafton Post Office on left

Photo taken by Chester Gehman in June 2017

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Map 

Street View 

Description 

In 1938 the old school house on Main Street was converted into a firehouse and remained in use until 1992.

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on August 11, 2005
Reference number
05000868
NR name
Grafton Distric Schoolhouse No. 2
Architectural style
Mid 19th Century Revival: Exotic Revival
Areas of significance
Architecture; Education; Community Planning and Development; Industry; Entertainment/Recreation
Level of significance
State
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic functions
School; Specialty store; Meeting hall; Music facility; Fire station
Current functions
Specialty store; Music facility
Periods of significance
1825-1849; 1850-1874; 1875-1899; 1900-1924
Significant year
1835

Update Log 

  • June 23, 2017: New photos from Chester Gehman
  • May 5, 2015: New Street View added by Brian Bartlett

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