Franklin Common Historic District

Main, High, Union, Pleasant St. and Church Sq., Franklin, Massachusetts


National Register information 

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on March 31, 2005
Reference number
Architectural styles
Federal; Mid 19th Century Revival: Exotic Revival; et al.
Areas of significance
Architecture; Community Planning and Development; Education
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Single dwelling; Multiple dwelling; Secondary structure; Specialty store; School; Religious structure; Church school
Current functions
Single dwelling; Multiple dwelling; Secondary structure; School; Religious structure; Church school; Church related residence
Periods of significance
1750-1799; 1800-1824; 1825-1849; 1850-1874; 1875-1899; 1900-1924; 1925-1949; 1950-1974
Significant year
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 74
Contributing structures: 1
Contributing sites: 1
Contributing objects: 4
Non-contributing buildings: 5
Non-contributing sites: 1
Non-contributing objects: 8

Update Log 

  • January 21, 2017: New Street View added by Brian Bartlett