Monument Square Historic District (Jamaica Plain)

Also known as: Pondside
Roughly bounded by Jamaicaway, Pond, Centre and Eliot Sts., Boston, Massachusetts


Street Views 

National Register information 

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 11, 1990
Reference number
NR name
Monument Square Historic District
Architectural styles
Early Republic; American Movement: Bungalow/Craftsman; Victorian
Areas of significance
Community Planning and Development; Architecture
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Work of art (sculpture, carving, rock art); Religious structure; Single dwelling; School; Secondary structure
Current functions
Religious structure; Work of art (sculpture, carving, rock art); Single dwelling; Secondary structure; School
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874; 1800-1824; 1750-1799; 1825-1849; 1925-1949
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 164
Contributing sites: 1
Contributing objects: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 30


American Movement (6,254)
Boston, Massachusetts (243)
Brick (42,462)
Bungalow/Craftsman (3,362)
District (10,507)
Early Republic (295)
Granite (5,090)
Have Street View (46,147)
Massachusetts (4,420)
Stucco (7,816)
Suffolk County, Massachusetts (284)
Victorian (19,698)

Update Log 

  • January 31, 2017: New Street View added by Brian Bartlett