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Belltown Historic District
St. Patrick's Church
Location Roughly Main St. between W. High St. and CT 16, and portions of cross Sts. W. High, Barton Hill-Summit, and Skinner, East Hampton, Connecticut
Area 145 acres (59 ha)
Architectural style Greek Revival, Late Victorian, Federal
NRHP reference No. 85003543
Added to NRHP October 28, 1985

The Belltown Historic District is a 145-acre (59 ha) historic district in East Hampton, Connecticut that was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1985. Encompassing the historic center of the town, it includes Greek Revival architecture, Late Victorian architecture, and Federal architecture among its 145 included contributing buildings. The district also includes six contributing sites.

The district includes old mill buildings from the bell industry, and also residential buildings, and some modern instrusions.

Belltown had 23 men listed as bell manufacturers in the 1860 census.

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