Goffstown Public Library

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Goffstown Public Library
Goffstown Public Library · Goffstown, New Hampshire · 20080602.jpg
Goffstown Public Library is located in New Hampshire
Goffstown Public Library
Goffstown Public Library is located in the US
Goffstown Public Library
Location 2 High St., Goffstown, New Hampshire
Coordinates 43°1′14″N 71°36′1″W / 43.02056°N 71.60028°W / 43.02056; -71.60028Coordinates: 43°1′14″N 71°36′1″W / 43.02056°N 71.60028°W / 43.02056; -71.60028
Area 0.3 acres (0.12 ha)
Built 1909
Architect Francis, H.M. & Sons
Architectural style Classical Revival
Part of Goffstown Main Street Historic District (#07000153)
NRHP Reference # 95001426[1]
Significant dates
Added to NRHP December 7, 1995
Designated CP March 15, 2007

The Goffstown Public Library is located at 2 High Street in Goffstown, New Hampshire. The building it occupies was designed by architects Henry M. Francis & Sons and was built in 1909. It is small Classical Revival building built of brick with stone trim,[2] and was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1995.[1] It is one of the finest examples of Classical Revival architecture in the town, with a three-bay main facade whose central entrance projects slightly, and is topped by a pediment supported by Ionic columns.[2]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ a b "NRHP nomination for Goffstown Public Library" (PDF). National Park Service. Retrieved 2014-05-18. 

External links[edit]