Franklin Common Historic District

Main, High, Union, Pleasant St. and Church Sq.
Franklin, Massachusetts

Historic Document

Franklin Common Historic District is located in Norfolk County, Massachusetts certified as a historic location on Thursday March 31, 2005. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Domestic, Commerce/Trade, Education, Religion, Recreation And Culture, Landscape, more specifically a Single Dwelling, Multiple Dwelling, Secondary Structure, Specialty Store, School, Religious Structure, Church School. Franklin Common 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, Education.

Franklin Common Historic District Information

Ownership Type: Private, Local
Type of Resource: District
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1787
Level of Governmental Significance: Local
Architect, builder, or engineer: Paine, Walter J.,; Sullivan, Matthew
Architectural Style: et al.
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Franklin Common Historic District Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 350
Number of historically contributing buildings: 74
Number of historically contributing sites: 1
Number of historically contributing structures: 1
Number of historically contributing objects: 4
Number of noncontributing buildings: 5
Number of noncontributing sites: 1
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 8
Related Sections:
Franklin Historic Locations Norfolk County Historic Locations Massachusetts Historic Locations