Deering Street Historic District

Congress, Deering, Mellen, and State Sts., Portland, Maine


119-121 State, Portland Maine

Photo taken by Brian Bartlett

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Street View 

National Register information 

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on January 27, 1983
Reference number
Architectural styles
Mid 19th Century Revival: Exotic Revival; Victorian: Italianate; Other architectural type; Romanesque
Areas of significance
Architecture; Social History
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Religious structure; Single dwelling; Multiple dwelling
Current functions
Religious structure; Single dwelling; Multiple dwelling
Periods of significance
1875-1899; 1850-1874
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 111


Brick (42,464)
Cumberland County, Maine (293)
District (10,554)
Exotic Revival (7,381)
Have Street View (47,419)
Italianate (5,116)
Maine (1,875)
Mid 19th Century Revival (7,958)
Portland, Maine (81)
Private owner (54,399)
Stone (26,167)
Victorian (19,703)

Update Log 

  • November 23, 2016: New Street View added by Brian Bartlett
  • October 24, 2013: Photo imported by Brian Bartlett



Deering Street Historic District
Posted November 28, 2020, by Darren B McLellan (cemaine2000 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

The primary image is not in the Deering Street Historic District. It is the Stephenson House on the corner of State and Spring Streets. It is about 4 or 5 blocks from the district.