Darlington Schoolhouse

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Darlington Schoolhouse
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Darlington Schoolhouse is located in Bergen County, New Jersey
Darlington Schoolhouse
Darlington Schoolhouse is located in New Jersey
Darlington Schoolhouse
Darlington Schoolhouse is located in the US
Darlington Schoolhouse
Location 600 Ramapo Valley Road, Mahwah, New Jersey
Coordinates 41°4′46″N 74°11′4″W / 41.07944°N 74.18444°W / 41.07944; -74.18444Coordinates: 41°4′46″N 74°11′4″W / 41.07944°N 74.18444°W / 41.07944; -74.18444
Area 3.4 acres (1.4 ha)
Built 1891
Architect Dudley Newton
Architectural style Shingle Style, Romanesque, Stick/Eastlake
NRHP Reference # 08000175[1]
NJRHP # 4292[2]
Significant dates
Added to NRHP March 14, 2008
Designated NJRHP December 20, 2007

The Darlington Schoolhouse is located in the Darlington section of Mahwah, Bergen County, New Jersey, United States. The schoolhouse was built in 1891 and added to the National Register of Historic Places on March 14, 2008. The first floor of the schoolhouse consists of a large room in which grades one through eight were taught. The second floor served as a community hall, and as a chapel used by members of the Dutch Reformed Church at Romopock. The schoolhouse is currently being restored by the New York–New Jersey Trail Conference, for use as its permanent headquarters.[3]

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  1. ^ National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ "New Jersey and National Registers of Historic Places - Bergen County" (PDF). New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection - Historic Preservation Office. July 7, 2009. p. 19. Archived from the original (PDF) on October 30, 2008. Retrieved March 23, 2010. 
  3. ^ http://www.nynjtc.org/content/darlington-schoolhouse-historical-highlights Accessed March 28, 2010.