Henry W. Merriam House

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Henry W. Merriam House
HENRY W. MERRIAM HOUSE, SUSSEX COUNTY.jpg
Henry W. Merriam House is located in Sussex County, New Jersey
Henry W. Merriam House
Henry W. Merriam House is located in New Jersey
Henry W. Merriam House
Henry W. Merriam House is located in USA
Henry W. Merriam House
Location 131 Main Street, Newton, New Jersey
Coordinates 41°3′10″N 74°45′20″W / 41.05278°N 74.75556°W / 41.05278; -74.75556Coordinates: 41°3′10″N 74°45′20″W / 41.05278°N 74.75556°W / 41.05278; -74.75556
Area 3 acres (1.2 ha)
Built 1883
Architectural style Late Victorian
NRHP Reference # 70000396[1]
NJRHP # 2613[2]
Significant dates
Added to NRHP December 18, 1970
Designated NJRHP September 11, 1970

The Henry W. Merriam House, is located in Newton, Sussex County, New Jersey, United States. Owned by industrialist Henry Wilson Merriam (1828-1900), the owner of the Merriam Shoe Company, the house was built in 1883 and was added to the National Register of Historic Places on December 18, 1970. It is Newton's prime example of high Victorian architecture.

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  1. ^ Staff (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ "New Jersey and National Registers of Historic Places - Sussex County" (PDF). New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection - Historic Preservation Office. January 10, 2010. p. 12. Retrieved May 13, 2010.