Fresh Pond-Traffic Historic District

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Fresh Pond-Traffic Historic District
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Fresh Pond-Traffic Historic District is located in New York City
Fresh Pond-Traffic Historic District
Location Buildings on Linden, Gates, and Palmetto Aves, roughly bounded by Fresh Pond Rd., Traffic Ave., Woodbine and Linden Sts., New York, New York
Coordinates 40°42′34″N 73°53′49″W / 40.70944°N 73.89694°W / 40.70944; -73.89694Coordinates: 40°42′34″N 73°53′49″W / 40.70944°N 73.89694°W / 40.70944; -73.89694
Area 14 acres (5.7 ha)
Built 1917
Architect Bauer & Stier,Inc.; Berger, Louis
Architectural style Renaissance, Romanesque
Governing body Private
MPS Ridgewood MRA
NRHP Reference #

83001770

[1]
Added to NRHP September 30, 1983

Fresh Pond-Traffic Historic District is a national historic district in Ridgewood, Queens, New York. It includes 197 contributing buildings built between 1914 and 1921. They consist mainly of brick two story row houses with one apartment per floor. They have flat or rounded fronts with cream colored or amber, iron spot brick.[2]

The district includes the following addresses:[2]

  • Linden Street
    • 61-11 to 61-57
    • 61-12 to 61-64
  • Gates Avenue
    • 61-09 to 61-59
    • 61-12 to 61-60
    • 64-01 to 64-07
    • 64-02 to 64-18
  • Palmetto Street
    • 61-11 to 61-55
    • 61-12 to 61-54
    • 64-01 to 64-33
    • 64-02 to 64-42

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1983.[1]

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