Sears' Crescent and Sears' Block

38--68 and 70--72 Cornhill, Boston, Massachusetts

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Street View 

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on August 9, 1986
Reference number
86001486
Architectural styles
Victorian: Italianate; Other architectural type; Federal; Boston Granite
Areas of significance
Commerce; Architecture
Levels of significance
State; Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic function
Business
Current function
Specialty store
Periods of significance
1800-1824; 1825-1849
Significant years
1816; 1848
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 2

Tags 

19th Century (37,641)
Boston, Massachusetts (243)
Brick (42,462)
Built 1816 (96)
Built during 1810s (1,400)
Commercial building (6,120)
Federal (4,589)
Granite (5,090)
Have Street View (44,298)
Italianate (5,098)
Massachusetts (4,408)
Private owner (54,396)
Sandstone (4,861)
Suffolk County, Massachusetts (283)
Victorian (19,697)

Update Log 

  • February 2, 2017: New Street View added by Brian Bartlett

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