Washburn Square--Leicester Common Historic District

Main St., Washburn Sq., 3 Paxton St.
Leicester, Massachusetts

Historic Document

Washburn Square--Leicester Common Historic District is located in Worcester County, Massachusetts certified as a historic location on Wednesday February 22, 2006. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Domestic, Government, Commerce/Trade, Education, Religion, Landscape, more specifically a Single Dwelling, City Hall, Specialty Store, School, Religious Structure, Plaza, Post Office. Washburn Square--Leicester 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.

Washburn Square--Leicester Common Historic District Information

Ownership Type: Private, Local
Type of Resource: District
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1931
Level of Governmental Significance: Local
Architect, builder, or engineer: Earle & Fisher; et.al.
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Washburn Square--Leicester Common Historic District Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 210
Number of historically contributing buildings: 34
Number of historically contributing sites: 1
Number of historically contributing structures: 3
Number of historically contributing objects: 4
Number of noncontributing buildings: 6
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 1
Related Sections:
Leicester Historic Locations Worcester County Historic Locations Massachusetts Historic Locations