County Street Historic District

Roughly bounded by Acushnet, Page, Middle, and Bedford Sts. (both sides), New Bedford, Massachusetts


Street Views 

National Register information 

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on August 11, 1976
Reference number
Architectural styles
Mid 19th Century Revival: Exotic Revival; Victorian
Areas of significance
Architecture; Commerce; Community Planning and Development; Maritime History; Conservation
Levels of significance
Local; State
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Single dwelling; Multiple dwelling; Secondary structure; Specialty store; Fire station; School; Religious structure
Current functions
Single dwelling; Multiple dwelling; Secondary structure; Business; Specialty store; School; Museum
Periods of significance
1750-1799; 1800-1824; 1825-1849; 1850-1874; 1875-1899; 1900-1924; 1925-1949; 1950-1974
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 853
Contributing structures: 70
Contributing sites: 19
Contributing objects: 3
Non-contributing buildings: 33
Non-contributing structures: 29
Non-contributing sites: 11