Princeton Center Historic District

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Princeton Center Historic District
Princeton Public Library, MA.jpg
Princeton Public Library
Princeton Center Historic District is located in Massachusetts
Princeton Center Historic District
Princeton Center Historic District is located in the US
Princeton Center Historic District
Location Princeton, Massachusetts
Coordinates 42°26′57″N 71°52′43″W / 42.44917°N 71.87861°W / 42.44917; -71.87861Coordinates: 42°26′57″N 71°52′43″W / 42.44917°N 71.87861°W / 42.44917; -71.87861
Area 165 acres (67 ha)
Built 1885
Architect Earle, Stephen C.; Norcross Bros.
Architectural style Romanesque Revival
NRHP Reference #

99000259

[1] (original)
06000130 (increase)
Significant dates
Added to NRHP February 26, 1999
Boundary increase March 10, 2006

The Princeton Center Historic District is a historic district encompassing the 19th century center of Princeton, Massachusetts. The district is centered at the junction of Hubbardston and Mountain Roads, and includes the town common, town hall, public library, and First Congregational Church. When first listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1999, the district encompassed 11 acres (4.5 ha), and included only the common, town hall, and library;[2] it was expanded in 2006 to 165 acres (67 ha), and included much of the village of Princeton Center.[3]

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  1. ^ National Park Service (2008-04-15). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ "NRHP nomination for Princeton Center Historic District". Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Retrieved 2014-03-20. 
  3. ^ "NRHP nomination for Princeton Center Historic District (2006 increase)". Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Retrieved 2014-03-20.