Calhoun-Ives Historic District

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Calhoun-Ives Historic District
Calhoun-Ives Historic District is located in Connecticut
Calhoun-Ives Historic District
Location 79--262 Calhoun St. and 11 and 12 Ives Rd., Washington, Connecticut
Coordinates 41°39′34″N 73°19′58″W / 41.65944°N 73.33278°W / 41.65944; -73.33278Coordinates: 41°39′34″N 73°19′58″W / 41.65944°N 73.33278°W / 41.65944; -73.33278
Area 475 acres (192 ha)
Built 1765
Architect Calhoun, Daniel; et al.
Architectural style Colonial, Greek Revival, Post-Modern
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference #


Added to NRHP November 22, 1995

The Calhoun-Ives Historic District, or more formally the Calhoun Street - Ives Road Historic District, is a locally designated historic district in the town of Washington, Connecticut.[2] It is located a mile north of the village of Washington Depot, Connecticut.[3] It runs along Calhoun Street and Ives Road. It is characterized by modestly scaled 18th and 19th century farmhouses, together with accompanying agricultural outbuildings, farm fields, and fruit orchards, set along roads lined by stone walls. The oldest house, built by James Calhoun c. 1765, is at 156 Calhoun Street.[4]

The district was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1995.[1]

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  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13. 
  2. ^ "Washington Historic?". 
  3. ^ Alison Gilchrist (October 1989). "Calhoun Ives Street Historic District Report". Washington Historic District Commission. 
  4. ^ "NRHP nomination for Calhoun-Ives Historic District". National Park Service. Retrieved 2014-12-22.