Newton Historic Locations

The following historic locations are located in Newton, Massachusetts. Please select a historic place in Newton to view detailed information including address information, historical signifiance, and much more.
Adams, Amos, House
37 Park Ave.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure
Adams, Seth, House
72 Jewett St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Agudas Achim Anshei Sfard Synagogue
168 Adams St.
Newton, MA
Religious Structure
Allen, Nathaniel Topliff, Homestead
25 Webster St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling, School, Educational Related Housing
Auburndale Congregational Church
64 Hancock St.
Newton, MA
Religious Structure, Secondary Structure
Bartlett--Hawkes Farm
15 Winnetaska Rd.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Bayley House
16 Fairmont Ave.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Bemis Mill
1--3 Bridge St.
Newton, MA
Manufacturing Facility
Bigelow, Dr. Henry Jacob, House
742 Dedham St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Bigelow, Henry, House
15 Bigelow Terr.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Blodgett, William, House
645 Centre St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Boston College Main Campus Historic District
140 Commonwealth Ave.
Newton, MA
College
Boston Edison Power Station
374 Homer St.
Newton, MA
Energy Facility
Boyden Hall
2366--2370 Washington St.
Newton, MA
Brackett House
621 Centre St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure
Brae-Burn Historic District
Brae Burn and Windmere Rds.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure
Brandeis University President's House
66 Beaumont Ave.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling, College
Bruner, Mayall, House
36 Magnolia Ave.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Buckingham, John, House
33--35 Waban St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure
Building at 1--6 Walnut Terrace
1--6 Walnut Terr.
Newton, MA
Multiple Dwelling
Central Congregational Church
218 Walnut St.
Newton, MA
Religious Structure
Chestnut Hill, The
219 Commonwealth Ave.
Newton, MA
Multiple Dwelling
Childs, Mayor Edwin O., House
340 California St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Church, William L., House
145 Warren St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
City Stable and Garage
74 Elliot St.
Newton, MA
Road-Related, Animal Facility
Claflin, Adams, House
156 Grant Ave.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Claflin School
110-112 Washington Park
Newton, MA
School
Clark House
379 Central St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Collins, Frederick, House
1734 Beacon St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Commonwealth Avenue Historic District
Roughly Commonwealth Ave. from Walnut St. to Waban Hill Rd.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling, Specialty Store, Secondary Structure, Business
Crimmins, Thomas A., House
19 Dartmouth St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure
Crystal Lake and Pleasant Street Historic District
Roughly bounded by Sudbury Aqueduct, Pleasant Ave., Lake Ave., and Crystal St. and Webster Ct.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Curtis, Allen Crocker, House--Pillar House
26 Quinobequin Rd.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Curtis, William, House
2330 Washington St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Davis, Seth, House
32 Eden Ave.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Day Estate Historic District
Commonwealth Ave. and Dartmouth St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Dupee Estate
400 Beacon St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure
Durant, Capt. Edward, House
286 Waverly Ave.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
East Parish Burying Ground
Centre and Cotton Sts.
Newton, MA
Cemetery
Echo Bridge
Spans Charles River
Newton, MA
Water-Related
Eddy, George W., House
85 Bigelow Rd.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure
Elliott, Charles D., House
7 Colman St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Eminence, The
122 Islington Rd.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure
Estabrook, Rufus, House
33 Woodland Rd.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Evangelical Baptist Church
23 Chapel St.
Newton, MA
Religious Structure
Farlow and Kendrick Parks Historic District (Boundary Increase)
223, 226, 234, 237, 242, 243, 248, and 256 Park St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Farlow and Kendrick Parks Historic District
Roughly bounded by Franklin, Park, Church, Center and Wesley Sts. and Maple Ave.
Newton, MA
Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Park
Farlow Hill Historic District
Roughly bounded by Shornecliffe Rd., Franklin St., Chamberlain Rd., Huntington Rd., and Farlow Rd.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Farquhar, Samuel, House
7 Channing St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Fenno, John A., House
171 Lowell Ave.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Fessenden, Reginald A., House
45 Waban Hill Rd.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
First Baptist Church in Newton
848 Beacon St.
Newton, MA
Religious Structure
First Unitarian Church
1326 Washington St.
Newton, MA
Religious Structure
Fuller, Capt. Edward, Farm
59--71 North St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling, Animal Facility
Gane, Henry, House
121 Adena Rd.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Goodbar, Lafayette, House
614 Walnut St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Gray Cliff Historic District (Boundary Increase)
The Ledges and Bishopsgate Rds.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure
Gray Cliff Historic District
35, 39, 43, 53, 54, 64, 65, and 70 Gray Cliff Rd.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Gunderson, Jos., House
983 Centre St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Hammond, E. C., House
35 Groveland St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Hammond House
9 Old Orchard Rd.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Harbach, John, House
303 Ward St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Harding House--Walker Missionary Home
161--163 Grove St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Harriman, Henry I., House
825 Centre St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Harrison, C. Lewis, House
14 Eliot Memorial Rd.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure
Haskell, Charles, House
27 Sargent St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Hayward, Fred R., House
1547 Centre St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure
Hopewell, Frank B., House
301 Waverley Ave.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure
House at 1008 Beacon Street
1008 Beacon St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
House at 102 Staniford Street
102 Staniford St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling, Animal Facility
House at 107 Waban Hill Road
107 Waban Hill Rd.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling, Animal Facility
House at 115--117 Jewett Street
115--117 Jewett St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure
House at 152 Suffolk Road
152 Suffolk Rd.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure
House at 15 Davis Avenue
15 Davis Ave.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
House at 170 Otis Street
170 Otis St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
House at 173--175 Ward Street
173--175 Ward St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
House at 203 Islington Road
203 Islington Rd.
Newton, MA
Secondary Structure
House at 215 Brookline Street
215 Brookline St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
House at 2212 Commonwealth Avenue
2212 Commonwealth Ave.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
House at 230 Melrose Street
230 Melrose St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
House at 230 Winchester Street
230 Winchester St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure
House at 307 Lexington Street
307 Lexington St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
House at 309 Waltham Street
309 Waltham St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
House at 31 Woodbine Street
31 Woodbine St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
House at 3 Davis Avenue
3 Davis Ave.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
House at 41 Middlesex Road
41 Middlesex Rd.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
House at 47 Sargent Street
47 Sargent St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure
House at 511 Watertown Street
511 Watertown St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
House at 60 William Street
60 William St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
House at 68 Maple Street
68 Maple St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
House at 729 Dedham Street
729 Dedham St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
House at 81--83 Gardner Street
81--83 Gardner St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Howes, C. G., Dry Cleaning--Carley Real Estate
1173 Washington St.
Newton, MA
Specialty Store
Hyde Avenue Historic District
36, 42, 52, 59, and 62 Hyde Ave.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Hyde, Eleazer, House
401 Woodward St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Hyde, Gershom, House
29 Greenwood St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Hyde House
27 George St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Jackson Homestead
527 Washington St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Jackson House
125 Jackson St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Jackson, Samuel, Jr., House
137 Washington St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Jennison, Joshua, House
11 Thornton St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Judkins, Amos, House
8 Central Ave.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure
Kessler, William F., House
211 Highland St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
King House
328 Brookline St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Kingsbury House
137 Suffolk St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Kistler House
945 Beacon St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Lasell Neighborhood Historic District
Roughly bounded by Woodland and Studio Rds., Aspen and Seminary Aves., and Grove St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling, School
Luke, Arthur F., House
221 Prince St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure
Marcy, Willard, House
1173 Chestnut St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Masonic Building
296--304 Walnut St.
Newton, MA
Meeting Hall, Specialty Store
Maynard, Charles, House
459 Crafts St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling, Professional, Research Facility
Merriam, Galen, House
102 Highland St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling, Animal Facility
Monadnock Road Historic District
Roughly Monadnock Rd., Wachusett Rd., Hudson St., Tudor Rd., Beacon St., and Hobart Rd.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure
Morton Road Historic District
Morton Rd. at Morton St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure
Mount Pleasant
15 Bracebridge Rd.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Needham Street Bridge
Needham St. at Charles River
Newton, MA
Road-Related
Newton Centre Branch Library
1294 Centre St.
Newton, MA
Library
Newton City Hall and War Memorial
1000 Commonwealth Ave.
Newton, MA
City Hall, Auditorium
Newton Cottage Hospital Historic District
2014 Washington St.
Newton, MA
Hospital
Newton Highlands Historic District (Boundary Increase)
Roughly Lincoln St., Hartford St., Erie Ave., and Woodward St.
Newton, MA
Meeting Hall, Single Dwelling, Road-Related, Specialty Store, Business
Newton Highlands Historic District
Roughly bounded by Lincoln and Hartford Sts., Erie Ave., and Woodward St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Newton Lower Falls Historic District
Roughly bounded by Hagar, Grove, Washington, and Concord Sts.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Newton Street Railway Carbarn
1121 Washington St.
Newton, MA
Road-Related, Public Works
Newton Theological Institution Historic District
Roughly bounded by Braeland Ave., Ripley St. and Langley Rd., Bowdoin School Access Rd., and Cypress St.
Newton, MA
College, Single Dwelling
Newton Upper Falls Historic District
Roughly bounded by Boylston, Elliot, and Oak Sts., and the Charles River
Newton, MA
Hotel, Single Dwelling, Animal Facility, Manufacturing Facility, Specialty Store, Business
Newtonville Historic District (Boundary Increase)
Roughly Highland and Lowell Aves., Otis St., and Birch Hill Rd., and Walnut St. from Newtonville to Washington
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling, Specialty Store, Secondary Structure, Library, Financial Institution, Business
Newtonville Historic District
Roughly bounded by Highland Ave., Walnut Mill St., Otis St., and Lowell Ave.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Nichols House
140 Sargent St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Noves, Charles W., House
271 Chestnut St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure
Old Chestnut Hill Historic District (Boundary Increase)
Roughly Chestnut Hill, Essex, and Gate House;Middlesex, Hammond, and Longwood;and Suffolk and Old Orchard
Newton, MA
Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure, Sport Facility
Old Chestnut Hill Historic District (Boundary Increase)
Suffolk Rd.
Newton, MA
Outdoor Recreation, Park
Old Chestnut Hill Historic District
Along Hammond St. and Chestnut Hill Rd. roughly bounded by Beacon St. and Essex Rd., and Suffolk Rd.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Old Shephard Farm
1832 Washington St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling, Animal Facility
Our Lady Help of Christians Historic District
Adams and Washington Sts.
Newton, MA
Religious Structure, Church School, Church Related Residence
Page, H. P., House
110 Jewett St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Parsons, Edward, House
56 Cedar St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Peabody--Williams House
7 Norman Rd.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Peirce School
88 Chestnut St.
Newton, MA
School
Pierce, F. Lincoln, Houses
231--237 Mill St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure
Pine Ridge Road--Plainfield Street Historic District
Roughly Pine Ridge Rd., Upland Rd., Plainfield St., and Chestnut St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure
Plummer Memorial Library
375 Auburn St.
Newton, MA
Library
Potter Estate
65--71 Walnut Pk.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling, Monument/Marker, Secondary Structure
Prescott Estate
770 Centre St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure
Putnam Street Historic District
Roughly bounded by Winthrop, Putnam, Temple, and Shaw Sts.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Railroad Hotel
1273--1279 Washington St.
Newton, MA
Hotel
Rawson Estate
41 Vernon St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling, Monument/Marker, Secondary Structure
Richards, James Lorin, House
47 Kirkstall and 22 Oakwood Rds.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure
Riley, Charles, House
93 Bellevue St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure
Riverside Concrete Company--Lamont's Market
2 Charles St.
Newton, MA
Professional
Sacco--Pettee Machine Shops
156 Oak St.
Newton, MA
Manufacturing Facility
Saco-Lowell Shops Housing Historic District
Oak, William, Butts, and Saco Sts.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling, Multiple Dwelling, Secondary Structure
Salisbury, Jonas, House
85 Langley Rd.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Salisbury, Jonas, House
62 Walnut Pk.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure
Sawyer, C. A., House (Second)
221 Prince St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure
Schraft, George F., House
885 Centre St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Second Church of Newton
60 Highland St.
Newton, MA
Religious Structure
Silver Lake Cordage Company
469--471 Watertown St.
Newton, MA
Manufacturing Facility
Simpson House
57 Hunnewell Ave.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure
Slade--Hovey House
258 Hammond St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Smith, Curtis S., House
56 Fairmont Ave.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure
Smith--Peterson House
32 Farlow Rd.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
South Burying Ground
Winchester St.
Newton, MA
Cemetery
Souther, John, House
43 Fairmont St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure
Staples--Crafts--Wiswall Farm
1615 Beacon St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Stewart, Frank H., House
41 Montvale Rd.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
St. Mary's Church and Cemetery
258 Concord St.
Newton, MA
Religious Structure, Cemetery
Stone, Ebeneezer, House
391 Dedham St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Stone, Ebenezer, House
391 Dedham St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Stone, Joseph L., House
77--85 Temple St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure
Stratton, Edward B., House
25 Kenmore St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure
Strong's Block
1637--1651 Beacon St.
Newton, MA
Sumner and Gibbs Streets Historic District
Roughly Sumner St. between Willow St. and Cotswold Terr. and 184 Gibbs St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Thaxter, Celia, House
524 California St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Thayer House
17 Channing St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Towle, Loren, Estate
785 Centre St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Union Street Historic District
Roughly Union St. between Langley Rd. and Herrick St., and 17--31 Herrick St.
Newton, MA
Road-Related, Business
Waban Branch Library
1608 Beacon St.
Newton, MA
Library
Walker Home for Missionary Children
161--63, 165, 167 Grove St., 136, 138, 144 Hancock St.
Newton, MA
Church Related Residence
Ward, Ephraim, House
121 Ward St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Ward, John, House
184 Ward St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Ware Paper Mill
2276 Washington St.
Newton, MA
Manufacturing Facility
Warren, Dr. Samuel, House
432 Cherry St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Warren, Levi, Jr., High School
1600 Washington St.
Newton, MA
School
Webster Park Historic District
Along Webster Pk. and Webster St. between Westwood St. and Oak Ave.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Weeks Junior High School
7 Hereward Rd.
Newton, MA
School
West Newton Hill Historic District
Roughly bounded by Highland Ave., Lenox, Hampshire, and Chestnut Sts.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
West Newton Village Center Historic District
Roughly Washington St. from Putnam to Davis Ct.
Newton, MA
Hotel, Road-Related, School, Specialty Store, Financial Institution, Business
West Parish Burying Ground
River and Cherry Sts.
Newton, MA
Cemetery
Wheat, Samuel, House
399 Waltham St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Whittemore's Tavern
473 Auburn St.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Windsor Road Historic District
Windsor and Kent Rds.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure
Winslow-Haskell Mansion
53 Vista Ave.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Woodland, Newton Highlands, and Newton Centre Railroad Stations, and Baggage and Express Building
1897 Washington St., 18 Station Ave., 80 and 50 Union St.
Newton, MA
Rail-Related
Woodward, John, House
50 Fairlee Rd.
Newton, MA
Single Dwelling
Working Boys Home
333 Nahanton St.
Newton, MA
Institutional Housing
 

 
 
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