South Amherst Common Historic District

445 Shays St., South Amherst Common, 979--1081 S. East St. and 324 Pomeroy Ln., Amherst, Massachusetts

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on February 17, 1995
Reference number
95000100
Architectural styles
Georgian; Federal; Mid 19th Century Revival
Areas of significance
Architecture; Community Planning and Development; Social History
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
District
Historic functions
Agricultural outbuildings; Agricultural fields; Single dwelling; Library; Plaza
Current functions
Agricultural outbuildings; Single dwelling; Library; Plaza; Religious structure
Periods of significance
1700-1749; 1750-1799; 1800-1824; 1825-1849; 1850-1874; 1875-1899; 1900-1924; 1925-1949
Significant year
1788
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 18
Contributing structures: 2
Contributing sites: 2
Non-contributing buildings: 7

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