Lawrence Township Historic District

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Lawrence Township Historic District
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Lawrence Township Historic District is located in Mercer County, New Jersey
Lawrence Township Historic District
Lawrence Township Historic District is located in New Jersey
Lawrence Township Historic District
Lawrence Township Historic District is located in the US
Lawrence Township Historic District
Location Lawrenceville and vicinity, including both sides of U.S. 206.
Coordinates 40°18′1″N 74°43′12″W / 40.30028°N 74.72000°W / 40.30028; -74.72000Coordinates: 40°18′1″N 74°43′12″W / 40.30028°N 74.72000°W / 40.30028; -74.72000
Architectural style pre-revolutionary Colonial, Georgian, Federal, Victorian, and Mid 19th Century Revivals.
NRHP reference # 72000799
NJRHP # 1717[1]
Significant dates
Added to NRHP September 14, 1972[2]
Designated NJRHP July 31, 1972

Lawrence Township Historic District is a historic district that preserves the community of Lawrence Township, Mercer County, New Jersey, United States.

The district includes a number of buildings along US Route 206 (formerly King's Highway), two early cemeteries associated with the Presbyterian Church of Lawrenceville (Est. 1697), and The Lawrenceville School National Historic Landmark. Prominent architects represented in the district include Peabody and Stearns, William Adams Delano, and Frederick Law Olmsted.

"Lawrence Township Historic District" does not encompass all of the registered historic buildings, structures, and cemeteries within Lawrence Township.

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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. January 22, 2015.
  2. ^ National Park Service (2008-04-15). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.[dead link]
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Two of the historic buildings in the village: