41 Grove Street - Haddonfield Historic District - Haddonfield, NJ
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher
N 39° 54.057 W 075° 01.798
18S E 497438 N 4416764
Quick Description: Huge structure has a Colonial-like appearance. This is the largest house on the block and serves commercial purposes.
Location: New Jersey, United States
Date Posted: 6/19/2011 8:53:21 PM
Waymark Code: WMBTDB
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
Views: 3

Long Description:

The structure has the appearance of two houses smushed together to form one huge monstrosity. The house features nine 8 over 8 windows. The house is otherwise unremarkable except for the massive roof. Huge lawn out front as the house is pushed back form the street and parking for thirty to the rear

For a more detailed and informed physical description of this site, I have added information from the original nomination form sent to me by John P. Byrne, National Register Database Manager (John_Byrne@nps.gov), Department of the Interior. This narrative was created March 16, 1979, mailed in to Washington, D.C. and evaluated April 18, 1980 and finally approved on July 21, 1982. Thanks to this designation and the efforts of the community to stop developers in the early 70s, Haddonfield is permanently protected and is one of the best example of an intact Colonial America, this 90 year old property notwithstanding.

2 story frame American colonial style structure, built for offices but designed to have residential appearance to harmonize with streetscape. Rear extensions designed in barn effect. Sits far back from street, well landscape. --- National Register of Historic Places Inventory -- Haddonfield Historic District Nomination Form

If you have half a mind to explore this waymark and the hundreds of others in this historic area, go to this WEBSITE, you will see where all the free parking in town is located as well as all the other historical areas. The are several close-by public parking areas. Parking is also available street side in front of all the homes on this street.

If you are interested in learning more about this well-preserved historic district, you are encouraged to visit their WEBSITE.

Name of Historic District (as listed on the NRHP): Haddonfield Historic District

Link to nationalregisterofhistoricplaces.com page with the Historic District: [Web Link]

NRHP Historic District Waymark (Optional): [Web Link]

41 Grove Street Haddonfield, NJ 08033

How did you determine the building to be a contributing structure?: Other (Please explain in the Private Message field)

Optional link to narrative or database: Not listed

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