Templeton Farm Colony

126 Royalston Rd.
Templeton, Massachusetts

Historic Document

Templeton Farm Colony is located in Worcester County, Massachusetts certified as a historic location on Friday January 21, 1994. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Health Care, Agriculture/Subsistence, Education, Government, Landscape, more specifically a Hospital, School, Forest, Conservation Area. Templeton Farm Colony was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Health/Medicine, Social History, Architecture, Agriculture.

Templeton Farm Colony Information

Other Name: Massachusetts State Hospitals And State Schools MPS
Other Name: Templeton Colony of the Massachusetts School for the Feeble-
Ownership Type: State
Type of Resource: District
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1899
Level of Governmental Significance: State, Local
Architect, builder, or engineer: Preston, William G.
Architectural Style: Utilitarian
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Templeton Farm Colony Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 26000
Number of historically contributing buildings: 45
Number of historically contributing sites: 3
Number of historically contributing structures: 11
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 19
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 6
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Templeton Historic Locations Worcester County Historic Locations Massachusetts Historic Locations