S. Stephen's Church (Providence, Rhode Island)

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S. Stephen's Church
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S. Stephen's Church (Providence, Rhode Island) is located in Rhode Island
S. Stephen's Church (Providence, Rhode Island)
S. Stephen's Church (Providence, Rhode Island) is located in the United States
S. Stephen's Church (Providence, Rhode Island)
Location114 George St., Providence, Rhode Island
Coordinates41°49′32.4294″N 71°24′4.3698″W / 41.825674833°N 71.401213833°W / 41.825674833; -71.401213833Coordinates: 41°49′32.4294″N 71°24′4.3698″W / 41.825674833°N 71.401213833°W / 41.825674833; -71.401213833
ArchitectRichard Upjohn; Multiple
Architectural styleGothic
Part ofCollege Hill Historic District (#70000019)
NRHP reference #73000001[1]
Significant dates
Added to NRHPFebruary 6, 1973
Designated NHLDCPNovember 10, 1970

S. Stephen's Church is an historic Episcopal church located at 114 George Street in the College Hill neighborhood of Providence, Rhode Island. Located in the midst of the Brown University campus, it is an active parish in the Episcopal Diocese of Rhode Island, with a strong Anglo-Catholic identity.

The church building, a large stone Gothic Revival structure, was designed by Richard Upjohn and built in 1860-62.[2] In 1889 the congregation received a major bequest from Henry J. Steere, a prominent philanthropist and industrialist.

The church building was listed on the U.S. National Register of Historic Places in 1973.[1]

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  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2007-01-23). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
  2. ^ "NRHP nomination for S. Stephen's Church" (PDF). Rhode Island Preservation. Retrieved 2014-10-29.

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