Washburn Square--Leicester Common Historic District

Main St., Washburn Sq., 3 Paxton St., Leicester, Massachusetts

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on February 22, 2006
Reference number
06000062
Architectural styles
Georgian; Federal
Areas of significance
Architecture; Community Planning and Development; Education
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
District
Historic functions
Single dwelling; City hall; Specialty store; School; Religious structure; Plaza; Post office
Current functions
Single dwelling; College; Specialty store; City hall; Religious structure; Plaza; Multiple dwelling
Periods of significance
1750-1799; 1800-1824; 1825-1849; 1850-1874; 1875-1899; 1900-1924; 1925-1949; 1950-1974
Significant year
1931
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 34
Contributing structures: 3
Contributing sites: 1
Contributing objects: 4
Non-contributing buildings: 6
Non-contributing objects: 1

Tags 

20th Century (29,077)
Brick (42,457)
Built 1931 (480)
Built during 1930s (5,026)
District (10,142)
Earle & Fisher (5)
Federal (4,557)
Georgian (1,424)
Have Street View (34,842)
Leicester, Massachusetts (1)
Massachusetts (4,362)
Slate (5,715)
Stone (26,162)
Worcester County, Massachusetts (663)

Update Log 

  • March 16, 2017: New Street View added by Brian Bartlett

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