North Bloomfield School

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North Bloomfield School
North Bloomfield School is located in New York
North Bloomfield School
Location 7840 Martin Rd., North Bloomfield, New York
Coordinates 42°56′14″N 77°34′42″W / 42.93734°N 77.57840°W / 42.93734; -77.57840Coordinates: 42°56′14″N 77°34′42″W / 42.93734°N 77.57840°W / 42.93734; -77.57840
Area 0.2 acres (0.081 ha)
Built 1827
Architect House, Benjamin H.; Chambers, Burton & Bond
Architectural style Greek Revival, Italianate
Governing body Local
NRHP Reference # 81000409[1]
Added to NRHP May 28, 1981

North Bloomfield School is a historic school located at North Bloomfield in Livingston County, New York. It is a two-story, painted common brick structure set on a coursed-rubble foundation and stone watertable. It was originally planned and constructed by the First Universalist Society of Lima between 1827 and 1829. The building was to be a "meeting house" for services held by the newly formed church. From 1842 the building was rented for elementary-grade classes while continuing to be used for services at other times. In the mid-19th century, the second-floor stage and Italianate cupola were added. Joint use of the building continued until 1872, when the church built a separate building. The school closed in 1951, and the building has since been remodeled into two appartments.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1981.[1]