Kings Highway North Historic District

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Kings Highway North Historic District
Old Burial Ground, Kings Highway, Compo Hills, Westport, CT, 06880, USA - Feb 2013 02.jpg
The old burial ground on Kings Highway
Kings Highway North Historic District is located in Connecticut
Kings Highway North Historic District
Kings Highway North Historic District is located in USA
Kings Highway North Historic District
Location Roughly along Kings Hwy. N, from Wilton Rd. to Woodside Ave., Westport, Connecticut
Coordinates 41°8′26″N 73°22′6″W / 41.14056°N 73.36833°W / 41.14056; -73.36833Coordinates: 41°8′26″N 73°22′6″W / 41.14056°N 73.36833°W / 41.14056; -73.36833
Area 58 acres (23 ha)
Architect Cutler, Charles
Architectural style Greek Revival, Federal, Colonial
NRHP Reference # 98000884[1]
Added to NRHP August 10, 1998

The Kings Highway North Historic District is a 58-acre (23 ha) historic district in Westport, Connecticut that was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1998.[1]

In 1998, it included 106 contributing buildings and four other contributing sites.[1]

Largely a residential area, it includes most of a locally designated historic district. The two oldest houses in the district date from 1730 and 1736.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ Jan Cunningham (August 1, 1997). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Kings Highway North Historic District" (PDF). National Park Service.  and Accompanying 21 photos, from 1997