Donald Grant Herring Estate

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Donald Grant Herring Estate
DONALD G. HERRING ESTATE, MERCER COUNTY, NJ.jpg
Donald Grant Herring Estate is located in Mercer County, New Jersey
Donald Grant Herring Estate
Donald Grant Herring Estate is located in New Jersey
Donald Grant Herring Estate
Donald Grant Herring Estate is located in the United States
Donald Grant Herring Estate
Location52, 72, 75 Arreton Road, Princeton, New Jersey
Coordinates40°22′55.1″N 74°39′54.3″W / 40.381972°N 74.665083°W / 40.381972; -74.665083Coordinates: 40°22′55.1″N 74°39′54.3″W / 40.381972°N 74.665083°W / 40.381972; -74.665083
Built1919
ArchitectWilson Eyre, Jr.
Architectural styleTudor Revival
Arts and Crafts
NRHP reference #91001927
NJRHP #1745[1]
Significant dates
Added to NRHPJanuary 17, 1992
Designated NJRHPNovember 25, 1991

The Donald Grant Herring Estate, called Rothers Barrows, was designed by Wilson Eyre, Jr. in 1919 for Donald Herring, a member of the Princeton University faculty. The three properties at 52, 72, and 75-77 Arreton Road are the surviving remnants of the 117-acre estate, which was subdivided in 1949. The estate's significance is as the last, chronologically, of the estates that once ringed Princeton. It is one of the finest examples of the Arts and Crafts movement in Central New Jersey.[2]

In 2016, the estate was put up for sale, listed at $3.8 million.[3]

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  1. ^ "New Jersey and National Registers of Historic Places — Mercer County" (PDF). New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection — Historic Preservation Office. April 5, 2013. p. 8. Archived from the original (PDF) on May 16, 2013. Retrieved June 4, 2013.
  2. ^ Greiff, Constance. "Donald Grant Herring Estate". National Register of Historic Places Continuation Sheet. National Park Service.
  3. ^ Hyman, Vicki (November 3, 2016). "Historic (and stunning) Arts & Crafts estate for sale: $3.8M (PHOTOS)". NJ.com. NJ Advance Media.