Globe Village Fire House

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Globe Village Fire House
Globe Village Fire House, Southbridge MA.jpg
Globe Village Fire House is located in Massachusetts
Globe Village Fire House
Location West St. at Main St., Southbridge, Massachusetts
Coordinates 42°4′47″N 72°2′45″W / 42.07972°N 72.04583°W / 42.07972; -72.04583Coordinates: 42°4′47″N 72°2′45″W / 42.07972°N 72.04583°W / 42.07972; -72.04583
Built 1894
Architectural style Colonial Revival
MPS Southbridge MRA
NRHP reference #


Added to NRHP June 22, 1989

The Globe Village Fire House is a historic former fire house on West Street at Main Street in Southbridge, Massachusetts. It is the first of two fire stations built in the 1890s; the other, the Elm Street Fire House, is still in use as a fire station. It is a relatively modest Colonial Revival brick structure, although it shares some Greek Revival features with other nearby brick structures. Its corner tower originally had a mansard-style roof.[2]

The building was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1989.[1] At the time of its listing it had been repurposed for use by a veterans group.[2]

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  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2008-04-15). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ a b "MACRIS inventory record for Globe Village Fire House". Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Retrieved 2013-12-31.