Harwich Historic District

Irregular pattern on both sides of Main St., W to Forest St. and E to jct. of Rte. 39 and Chatham Rd.
Harwich, Massachusetts

Historic Document

Harwich Historic District is located in Barnstable County, Massachusetts certified as a historic location on Monday February 24, 1975. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Education, Domestic, Religion, Commerce/Trade, more specifically a Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, School, Specialty Store, Financial Institution. Harwich Historic District was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Architecture, Social History.

Harwich Historic District Information

Ownership Type: Private, Local
Type of Resource: District
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1846
Level of Governmental Significance: State
Architect, builder, or engineer: Gifford,Luther; Gifford,Calvin
Architectural Style: Lombard Romanesque
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Harwich Historic District Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 550
Number of historically contributing buildings: 40
Number of historically contributing sites: 2
Number of historically contributing structures: 0
Number of historically contributing objects: 2
Number of noncontributing buildings: 10
Number of noncontributing sites: 1
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Harwich Historic Locations Barnstable County Historic Locations Massachusetts Historic Locations