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RHODE ISLAND - Newport County

Sherman, William Watts, House (added 1970 - - #70000015)
Also known as Baptist Home of Rhode Island
2 Shepard Ave. , Newport
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Richardson,Henry Hobson
Architectural Style: Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Institutional Housing

Shiloh Church (added 1971 - - #71000026)
Also known as Trinity School House
25 School St. , Newport
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Education, Religion
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure, School
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure

Smith--Gardiner--Norman Farm Historic District (added 2008 - - #08000234)
Also known as Paradise Farm
583 Third Beach Rd. , Middletown
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Clarke and Howe
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Federal
Area of Significance: Architecture, Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Processing, Single Dwelling, Storage
Current Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Conservation Area, Museum, Natural Feature

Southern Thames Historic District (added 2008 - - #08000314)
Also known as Lower Thames Historic District
Thames St. from Memorial Blvd. to Morton Ave. , Newport
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: et.al., Cram, Ralph Adam
Architectural Style: Federal, Colonial
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Industry, Architecture, Social History, European, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Defense, Domestic, Education, Government, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Business, Fire Station, Manufacturing Facility, Military Facility, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Funerary, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Religion, Social
Current Sub-function: Business, Clubhouse, Mortuary, Processing Site, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling

St. George's School--Church of St. George, Little Chapel, and Memorial Schoolhouse (added 2004 - - #04001235)
372 Purgatory Rd. , Middletown
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Cram, Ralph Adams, et.al.
Architectural Style: Late Gothic Revival, Tudor Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Art, Education
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure, School
Current Function: Education, Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure, School

St. Mary's Church Complex (added 2008 - - #08000153)
14 William St. , Newport
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Murphy, Ambrose J., Keely, Patrick C.
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Gothic Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Church Related Residence, Church School, Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Church Related Residence, Religious Structure

Stevens, Robert, House (added 1999 - - #71001088)
261--265 Thames St. , Newport
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Specialty Store

Stiles, Ezra, House (added 1972 - - #72000116)
Also known as Henderson Home
14 Clarke St. , Newport
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Historic Person: Stiles,Ezra
Significant Year: 1776, 1834, 1756
Area of Significance: Science, Education, Architecture, Religion
Period of Significance: 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Church Related Residence
Current Function: Health Care
Current Sub-function: Sanatorium

Stone House Inn (added 2008 - - #08000255)
Also known as Sisson, David, House
122 Sakonnet Rd. , Little Compton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Kinnicutt, Richard
Architectural Style: Italianate
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Animal Facility, Hotel, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Hotel, Restaurant

Stonybrook Estate Historic District (added 2009 - - #09000708)
501-521 Indian Ave. and 75 Vaucluse Ave. , Middletown
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Trumbauer, Horace
Architectural Style: Late Gothic Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Garden, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Garden, Single Dwelling

Taylor--Chase--Smythe House (added 1989 - - #89001220)
Also known as Quarters NB-1
Chase Ln., Naval Education and Training Center , Newport
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Social History
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1900-1750 AD
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Defense, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Tillinghast, Charles, House (added 1972 - - #72001576)
243--245 Thames St. , Newport
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1700-1749
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Specialty Store

Tillinghast, John, House (added 1973 - - #73000060)
142 Mill St. , Newport
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Colonial
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce, Military
Period of Significance: 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Tiverton Four Corners Historic District (added 1974 - - #74000042)
Roughly bounded by Main, West and East Rds. , Tiverton
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other, Greek Revival, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Transportation, Architecture, Commerce, Military, Industry
Period of Significance: 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Business, Fishing Facility Or Site, Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling

Touro Synagogue National Historic Site (added 1966 - - #66000927)
85 Touro St. , Newport
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Harrison,Peter
Architectural Style: Colonial
Area of Significance: Religion, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Government, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Capitol, Courthouse, Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure

Trinity Church (added 1968 - - #68000004)
Spring and Church Sts. , Newport
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Munday,Richard
Architectural Style: Georgian
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1700-1749
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure

US Naval War College (added 1966 - - #66000876)
Also known as See Also:Luce Hall
Coaster's Harbor Island , Newport
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Education, Military
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Defense, Education
Historic Sub-function: College, Naval Facility
Current Function: Defense, Education
Current Sub-function: College, Naval Facility

Union Church (added 1974 - - #74000045)
Also known as The Christian Church in the Town of Portsmouth
Union St. and E. Main Rd. , Portsmouth
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Military, Religion
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1700-1749
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure, School
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

United Congregational Church (added 1971 - - #71000027)
Spring and Pelham Sts. , Newport
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: LaFarge,John, Wells,Joseph C.
Architectural Style: Other, Romanesque
Area of Significance: Art, Architecture, Religion
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Church Related Residence, Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Church Related Residence, Religious Structure

Vernon House (added 1968 - - #68000005)
46 Clarke St. , Newport
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Georgian
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1700-1749
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Wanton--Lyman--Hazard House (added 1966 - - #66000016)
17 Broadway , Newport
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Mumford,Stephen
Architectural Style: Other, Georgian, Colonial
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1700-1749
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

White Horse Tavern (added 1972 - - #72000032)
26 Marlborough St. , Newport
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1650-1699
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Government
Historic Sub-function: City Hall, Hotel, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Restaurant

Whitehall (added 1970 - - #70000016)
Also known as Berkeley (Bishop George) House
Berkeley Ave. , Middletown
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Georgian
Historic Person: Berkeley,George
Significant Year: 1729
Area of Significance: Education, Landscape Architecture, Philosophy, Religion
Period of Significance: 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Whitehorne, Samuel, House (added 1971 - - #71000028)
414 Thames St. , Newport
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Recreation And Culture, Work In Progress
Current Sub-function: Museum

Wilbor House (added 2007 - - #07000125)
548 W. Main Rd. , Little Compton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Georgian, Other
Area of Significance: Architecture, Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749, 1650-1699
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Multiple Dwelling, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Storage
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Windmill Hill Historic District (added 1978 - - #78000067)
Eldred Ave. and N. Main Rd. , Jamestown
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Mid 19th Century Revival, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Religion, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Cemetery, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Funerary
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Cemetery, Single Dwelling

Witherbee School (added 1989 - - #89002036)
Green End Ave. , Middletown
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Coggeshall,John
Architectural Style: Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Work In Progress

Wreck Sites of H.M.S. Cerberus and H.M.S. Lark (added 1973 - - #73000061)
Waters of Narragansett Bay adjacent to Aquidneck Island , South Portsmouth
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Military
Period of Significance: 1750-1799
Owner: State
Historic Function: Defense
Historic Sub-function: Battle Site
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Street Furniture/Object




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