Old King's Highway Historic District

Old King's Highway between Sandwich town line on the West to Yarmouth town line on the East, Barnstable, Massachusetts


National Register information 

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on March 12, 1987
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Architectural styles
Mid 19th Century Revival: Exotic Revival; Colonial; Georgian
Areas of significance
Exploration/Settlement; Politics/Government; Architecture; Maritime History; Agriculture
Levels of significance
National; State; Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Courthouse; Correctional facility; Customhouse; Single dwelling
Current function
Single dwelling
Periods of significance
1650-1699; 1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1700-1749; 1850-1874; 1800-1824; 1750-1799; 1825-1849
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 797
Contributing sites: 5
Contributing objects: 28