Dedham Village Historic District

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Dedham Village Historic District
Old Village Cemetery, Dedham MA.jpg
Old Village Cemetery
Dedham Village Historic District is located in Massachusetts
Dedham Village Historic District
Location Dedham, Massachusetts
Coordinates 42°14′54″N 71°10′49″W / 42.24833°N 71.18028°W / 42.24833; -71.18028Coordinates: 42°14′54″N 71°10′49″W / 42.24833°N 71.18028°W / 42.24833; -71.18028
Area 55 acres (22 ha)
Built 1793
Architect Baker, Eliphalet; et al.
Architectural style Federal, Italianate
Governing body Local
NRHP Reference #


Added to NRHP September 6, 2006

The Dedham Village Historic District is a historic district encompassing the historic center of Dedham, Massachusetts. Its principal focus is a stretch of High Street between Bridge and Ames Streets; it extends south along Bridge Street to Haven Street, as well as along Ames and Court Streets, and small streets adjacent. The area has been associated with the growth and development of Dedham since the community was established in 1636. Its most notable structure is the Norfolk County Courthouse, a National Historic Landmark.[2] The district was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2006.[1]

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  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2008-04-15. 
  2. ^ "NRHP nomination for Dedham Village Historic District". Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Retrieved 2014-05-26.