East Greenwich Historic District

Roughly bounded by Kenyon Ave., Division, Peirce, & London Sts., Greenwich Cove and Dark Entry Brook, Warwick;East Greenwich, Rhode Island

Photos 

63 Water Street (House)

1. VIEW SOUTHEAST, NORTH AND WEST FRONT ELEVATIONS

Photo from the Historic American Buildings Survey

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Street View 

Description 

The house is of simple design built as a primary residence in what was a low income, working class neighborhood. As such the house reflects the history of the neighborhood development. It contributes to the total architectural and cultural arrangement of the East Greenwich Historic District. -- Historic American Buildings Survey (HABS RI-386)

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on June 13, 1974
Reference number
74000036
Architectural styles
Mid 19th Century Revival: Exotic Revival; Victorian: Gothic; Federal
Areas of significance
Commerce; Military; Engineering; Politics/Government; Architecture
Level of significance
State
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
District
Historic functions
Water works; Single dwelling; Business
Current functions
Single dwelling; Business
Periods of significance
1650-1699; 1700-1749; 1750-1799
Significant year
1677
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 300
Contributing structures: 2
Contributing sites: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 42

Update Log 

  • January 3, 2018: New Street View added by Brian Bartlett

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