Hampton National Historic Site

Also known as: Hampton Mansion, Hampton Hall
535 Hampton Lane, Towson, Maryland


National Register information 

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 15, 1966
Reference number
Architectural styles
Georgian; Early Republic; Early Classical Revival
Areas of significance
Industry; Landscape Architecture; Architecture; Agriculture; Archeology - Non-Aboriginal; Conservation; Ethnic Heritage - Black; Politics/Government; Social History
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction; B - Person; D - Information Potential
Property type
Historic functions
Single dwelling; Secondary structure; Multiple dwelling; Garden; Agricultural fields; Animal facility; Horticulture facility
Current functions
Museum; Specialty store; Secondary structure; Cemetery; Garden; Street furniture/object; Government office
Periods of significance
1750-1799; 1800-1824; 1825-1849; 1850-1874; 1875-1899; 1900-1924; 1925-1949
Significant years
1783; 1790; 1948
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 16
Contributing structures: 21
Contributing sites: 11
Contributing objects: 94
Non-contributing buildings: 2
Non-contributing structures: 4
Non-contributing sites: 1
Non-contributing objects: 7