Old Village Historic District

Roughly bounded by Main, Holway, Bridge Sts., Bearse's Ln., Chatham Harbor, Mill Pond, and Little Mill Pond, Chatham, Massachusetts


National Register information 

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on December 17, 2001
Reference number
Architectural styles
Georgian; Federal
Areas of significance
Architecture; Commerce; Community Planning and Development; Entertainment/Recreation; Maritime History
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Single dwelling; Specialty store; Religious structure; School; Agricultural fields; Park; Processing site
Current functions
Single dwelling; Specialty store; Park; Water-related; Clubhouse; Cemetery; Secondary structure
Periods of significance
1700-1749; 1750-1799; 1800-1824; 1825-1849; 1850-1874; 1875-1899; 1900-1924; 1925-1949
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 205
Contributing structures: 10
Contributing sites: 5
Non-contributing buildings: 98


Barnstable County, Massachusetts (233)
Brick (42,462)
Chatham, Massachusetts (13)
District (10,353)
Federal (4,586)
Georgian (1,428)
Have Street View (43,977)
Massachusetts (4,401)
Stone (26,161)

Update Log 

  • January 5, 2017: New Street View added by Brian Bartlett