Wolcott Square Historic District

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Wolcott Square Historic District
Venus Fountain and Village Hall Wolcott NY Oct 09.jpg
Venus Fountain and Village Hall, October 2009
Wolcott Square Historic District is located in New York
Wolcott Square Historic District
Location W. Main, Park, and New Hartford Sts., Wolcott, New York
Coordinates 43°13′12″N 76°48′58″W / 43.22000°N 76.81611°W / 43.22000; -76.81611Coordinates: 43°13′12″N 76°48′58″W / 43.22000°N 76.81611°W / 43.22000; -76.81611
Area 3 acres (1.2 ha)
Architect Falk, L.B.
Architectural style Romanesque, Classical Revival
Governing body Local
NRHP Reference # 00001692[1]
Added to NRHP May 17, 2001

Wolcott Square Historic District is a national historic district located at Wolcott in Wayne County, New York. The district includes the First Baptist Church, First Presbyterian Church, the Village Hall, the 1.9-acre (0.77 ha) village green (Northrup Park), a bandstand, and a public fountain. The focal point is Northrup Park, laid out in 1813 for use by the local school district.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2001.[1]

On May 19, 2013, the First Presbyterian Church of Wolcott is celebrating its bicentennial with an organ recital concert. The event also recognizes the 11th anniversary of the church's Petty-Madden organ.[3]


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