Brighton Center Historic District

Academy Hill R., Chestnut Hill Ave., Dighton, Elko, Henshaw, Leicester, Market, Washington, and Winship Sts., Boston, Massachusetts


Street View 

National Register information 

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on February 20, 2001
Reference number
Architectural styles
Mid 19th Century Revival: Exotic Revival; Victorian: Italianate; et al.
Areas of significance
Architecture; Community Planning and Development
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Business; Financial institution; Professional; Restaurant; Specialty store; Hotel; Multiple dwelling
Current functions
Business; Professional; Financial institution; Specialty store; Restaurant; Multiple dwelling; Cemetery
Periods of significance
1750-1799; 1800-1824; 1825-1849; 1850-1874; 1875-1899; 1900-1924; 1925-1949; 1950-1974
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 37
Contributing sites: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 16


Boston, Massachusetts (243)
Brick (42,462)
District (10,509)
Exotic Revival (7,381)
Have Street View (46,303)
Italianate (5,114)
Massachusetts (4,420)
Mid 19th Century Revival (7,958)
Stone (26,160)
Suffolk County, Massachusetts (284)
Victorian (19,698)

Update Log 

  • January 28, 2017: New Street View added by Brian Bartlett