Canandaigua Historic District

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Canandaigua Historic District
Historic building row on Main Street, Canandaigua, NY.jpg
Buildings along west side of Main Street, 2014
Canandaigua Historic District is located in New York
Canandaigua Historic District
Location Roughly Main St. from Chapel to Saltonstall Sts.; Howell, Gibson, Gorham, Bristol, Bemis and Center Sts., Canandaigua, New York
Coordinates 42°53′24″N 77°16′59″W / 42.89000°N 77.28306°W / 42.89000; -77.28306Coordinates: 42°53′24″N 77°16′59″W / 42.89000°N 77.28306°W / 42.89000; -77.28306
Area 125 acres (51 ha)
Built 1810
Architectural style Greek Revival, Italianate, Other, Colonial Revival
Governing body Private
MPS Canandaigua MRA
NRHP Reference # 84002856[1]
Added to NRHP April 26, 1984

Canandaigua Historic District is a national historic district located at Canandaigua in Ontario County, New York. The district includes 354 residential, commercial, religious, and civic properties (338 contributing) that constitute the historic core of Canandaigua. It incorporates the North Main Street Historic District. The structures date from the 1810s to 1930s and contains a number of distinctive buildings reflecting a variety of architectural styles including Greek Revival, Italianate, Colonial Revival. The Ontario County Courthouse is located within the district boundaries.[2] Located in the district is the separately listed former United States Post Office.

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1984.[1]



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