St. James Church (Queens)
St. James Church
St. James Church, February 2011
|Location||86-02 Broadway, Elmhurst, New York|
|Area||less than one acre|
|Architect||Moore, James, of Newton|
|Architectural style||Colonial, Post-medieval English|
|NRHP Reference #||99001331|
|Added to NRHP||November 12, 1999|
St. James Church, also known as Church of England in America; Mission Church at Newton; St. James Protestant Episcopal Church; Parish Hall; Community Hall, is a historic Episcopal church at 86-02 Broadway in Elmhurst, Queens, New York.
It was built in 1735 and is the oldest surviving Anglican building in the City of New York. It is the oldest Church of England mission church in New York City. The church was built in 1735-1736 and extensively repaired and expanded several times in the 18th and 19th centuries. The interior features extensive carving and other decorative woodwork features.
- "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13.
- Kathleen A. Howe (September 1999). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: St. James Church". New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2011-01-16. See also: "Accompanying 10 photos".