Walnut Hill District

Irregular pattern roughly bounded by Winthrup, Arch, and Lake Sts., and Walnut Hill Park, New Britain, Connecticut


National Register information 

Note: The following information comes from the NRHP database and has not been verified.
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on September 2, 1975
Reference number
Architectural styles
Victorian: Gothic; Victorian: Italianate; Victorian: Queen Anne
Areas of significance
Community Planning and Development; Architecture
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Single dwelling; Multiple dwelling; Business
Current functions
Single dwelling; Business; Multiple dwelling
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874; 1825-1849; 1925-1949
Significant years
1840; 1930
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 112
Non-contributing buildings: 19


19th Century (36,347)
Brick (42,457)
Built 1840 (326)
Built during 1840s (2,934)
Connecticut (1,611)
District (10,141)
Gothic (1,425)
Hartford County, Connecticut (434)
Italianate (5,025)
New Britain, Connecticut (14)
Queen Anne (5,038)
Sandstone (4,862)
Stone (26,162)
Terra cotta (3,922)
Victorian (19,690)
Warren Briggs (2)

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