Downtown Bennington Historic District

Also known as: NR Control No. 823764006
U.S. 7 and VT 9, Bennington, Vermont

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Bennington County Courthouse

Photo taken by Richard Doody in 1989

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on April 1, 1980
Reference number
80000327
Architectural styles
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival: Classical Revival; Victorian: Italianate; Other architectural type; Greek Revival
Areas of significance
Politics/Government; Architecture; Community Planning and Development
Levels of significance
State; Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
District
Historic functions
Courthouse; Manufacturing facility; Business; Single dwelling; City hall; Meeting hall; Street furniture/object
Current functions
Business; Professional; Restaurant; Courthouse; City hall; Single dwelling; Street furniture/object
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874; 1825-1849; 1925-1949
Significant year
1852
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 35
Contributing structures: 1
Contributing objects: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 11

Update Log 

  • May 9, 2018: New photo from Richard Doody

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