Belchertown State School for the Feeble-Minded

Demolished
30 State St., Belchertown, Massachusetts

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on July 19, 1994
Reference number
94000688
NR name
Belchertown State School
Architectural styles
American Movement: Bungalow/Craftsman; Late 19th and 20th Century Revival: Colonial Revival; Victorian: Italianate
Areas of significance
Agriculture; Social History; Architecture; Education; Health/Medicine
Levels of significance
State; Local
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction; A - Event
Property type
District
Historic functions
Animal facility; Agricultural outbuildings; Agricultural fields; Storage; School; Hospital
Current functions
Animal facility; Agricultural outbuildings; Agricultural fields; Storage
Periods of significance
1925-1949; 1900-1924
Significant years
1915; 1922; 1928
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 57
Contributing structures: 10
Contributing sites: 9
Non-contributing buildings: 26
Non-contributing structures: 5

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