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Hamilton Heights Historic District - New York, NY
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
N 40° 49.347 W 073° 56.941
18T E 588626 N 4519578
Quick Description: A large historic district in uptown Manhattan. The above coordinates are for a historical marker about the district.
Location: New York, United States
Date Posted: 7/10/2018 1:32:43 PM
Waymark Code: WMYQ9P
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member iconions
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Long Description:
Taken from Wikipedia, "The Hamilton Heights Historic District is a national historic district in Hamilton Heights, New York, New York. It consists of 192 contributing residential rowhouses, apartment buildings, and churches built between about 1886 and 1931. Most are three and four story brick rowhouses set behind raised stone terraces. The three churches within the district are St. Luke's, the Convent Avenue Baptist Church, and St. James Presbyterian Church. Architectural styles include Queen Anne, Romanesque, and Beaux-Arts. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1983."
Street address:
Roughly bounded by St. Nicholas and Amsterdam Aves, W. 145 and W. 140th Sts. , New York


County / Borough / Parish: New York

Year listed: 1983

Historic (Areas of) Significance: Architecture/Engineering

Periods of significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899

Historic function: Domestic

Current function: Domestic

Privately owned?: yes

Primary Web Site: [Web Link]

Secondary Website 1: [Web Link]

Season start / Season finish: Not listed

Hours of operation: Not listed

Secondary Website 2: Not listed

National Historic Landmark Link: Not listed

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