The Seaside (Waterford, Connecticut)
|Location||36 Shore Rd., Waterford, Connecticut|
|Area||36 acres (15 ha)|
|Architectural style||Tudor Revival, Classical Revival|
|NRHP Reference #||95001007|
|Added to NRHP||August 15, 1995|
Also known as Seaside Sanatorium or as Seaside Regional Center, it was built or has other significance[clarification needed] in 1934 in Tudor Revival and Classical Revival style, and was designed by noted architect Cass Gilbert.
It served historically as a sanatorium.
It is nationally significant as the first institution designed for heliotropic treatment of children suffering from tuberculosis. Its buildings "comprise an exceptional collection of fully realized and generally well-preserved Tudor Revival-style institutional architecture", further distinguished by association with Cass Gilbert.
- "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13.
- Jan Cunningham (November 19, 1994). "NRHP Registration: The Seaside". National Park Service. and Accompanying 18 photos, exterior and interior, from 1994 (see photo captions pages 16-17 of text document)
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