Farmington Historic District

Roughly bounded by High, Academy, Anson and Grove Sts., Farmington, Maine

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High St., Farmington, Maine

Photo taken by Brian Bartlett

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Description 

BOUNDARY DECREASE APPROVED, 4/27/10; NHRP #94001551

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on January 20, 1995
Reference number
94001551
Architectural styles
Victorian: Romanesque; Victorian: Queen Anne; Victorian: Italianate
Areas of significance
Politics/Government; Landscape Architecture; Industry; Education; Commerce; Architecture
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction; B - Person; A - Event
Property type
District
Historic functions
Plaza; Courthouse; Financial institution; Department store; Single dwelling
Current functions
Plaza; Courthouse; Financial institution; Department store; Single dwelling
Periods of significance
1925-1949; 1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874; 1825-1849; 1800-1824
Significant years
1875; 1886
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 130
Contributing sites: 2
Non-contributing buildings: 19

Tags 

19th Century (37,887)
Brick (42,462)
Built 1875 (473)
Built during 1870s (5,029)
District (10,533)
Edwin E. Lewis (2)
Farmington, Maine (13)
Franklin County, Maine (63)
George M. Coombs (18)
Granite (5,090)
Have Street View (47,042)
Italianate (5,114)
Jacob Abbott (2)
Maine (1,864)
Queen Anne (5,131)
Romanesque (2,722)
Victorian (19,698)

Update Log 

  • July 27, 2016: Photo imported by Brian Bartlett
  • December 10, 2014: New Street View added by Brian Bartlett
  • December 29, 2013: Photo imported by Brian Bartlett
  • December 20, 2013: Updated by Brian Bartlett: Added description

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