Harvard Yard Historic District

Roughly bounded by underpass, Broadway & Quincy Sts., Massachusetts Ave., & Peabody St.
Cambridge, Massachusetts

Historic Document

Harvard Yard Historic District is located in Middlesex County, Massachusetts certified as a historic location on Monday December 14, 1987. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Education, more specifically a College, Library, Educational Related Housing. Harvard Yard Historic District was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Education, Architecture.

Harvard Yard Historic District Information

Other Name: Cambridge MRA
Other Name: See Also:Masssachusetts Hall;Sever Hall
Ownership Type: Private
Type of Resource: District
Cultural Affiliation: Colonial American
Level of Governmental Significance: State
Architect, builder, or engineer: Bulfinch,Charles; Et al.
Architectural Style: Neo-Georgian
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Harvard Yard Historic District Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 268
Number of historically contributing buildings: 23
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 27
Number of historically contributing objects: 6
Number of noncontributing buildings: 5
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 4
Number of noncontributing objects: 2
Related Sections:
Cambridge Historic Locations Middlesex County Historic Locations Massachusetts Historic Locations