Mount St. Joseph Academy (West Hartford, Connecticut)
Mount St. Joseph Academy
Mount St. Joseph Academy in 2008
|Location||235 Fern Street, West Hartford, Connecticut|
|Area||29 acres (12 ha)|
|Architect||Dwyer,J. J.; O'Neil,William|
|Architectural style||Colonial Revival|
|NRHP Reference #||83003561|
|Added to NRHP||December 22, 1983|
The Mount St. Joseph Academy is a historic former school building at 235 Fern Street in West Hartford, Connecticut. It is a 4-5 story brick and stone structure with Colonial Revival styling, designed by Hartford architect John J. Dwyer and built in 1905-08. It was operated by the Sisters of Mercy as a Roman Catholic school for girls, reaching a maximum enrollment of 565 in 1958. The school closed due to declining enrollment in 1978. The building was listed on the National Register of Historic Places on December 22, 1983.
In 1996 the building was renovated for use as an assisted living facility, which presently (2013) is operated as Atria Hamilton Heights.
- "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13.
- "NRHP nomination for Mount St. Joseph Academy" (PDF). National Park Service. Retrieved 2014-12-06.
- http://www.atriaseniorliving.com/atria-hamilton-heights-west-hartford-ct.aspx?CommunityNumber=10727&utm_source=A&utm_medium=cpc&utm_term=senior_living_west_hartford&utm_content=Senior_Living&utm_campaign=Atria_Hamilton_Heights Atria Hamilton Heights website
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