Dorchester Heights Historic District

Roughly a one block area surrounding Telegraph Hill
Dorchester, Massachusetts

Historic Document

Dorchester Heights Historic District is located in Suffolk County, Massachusetts certified as a historic location on Thursday November 01, 2001. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Domestic, Landscape, Education, Religion, Health Care, Commerce/Trade, Social, more specifically a Single Dwelling, Multiple Dwelling, Park, School, Religious Structure, Clinic, Organizational. Dorchester Heights Historic District was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Military.

Dorchester Heights Historic District Information

Other Name: Telegraph Hill
Ownership Type: Private, Local, Federal
Type of Resource: District
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1776
Level of Governmental Significance: Local
Architectural Style: et al.
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Dorchester Heights Historic District Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 400
Number of historically contributing buildings: 404
Number of historically contributing sites: 3
Number of historically contributing structures: 3
Number of historically contributing objects: 53
Number of noncontributing buildings: 10
Number of noncontributing sites: 1
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 1
Related Sections:
Dorchester Historic Locations Suffolk County Historic Locations Massachusetts Historic Locations