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This is intended to be a complete list of properties and districts listed on the National Register of Historic Places in Cape May County, New Jersey. The locations of National Register properties and districts (at least for all showing latitude and longitude coordinates below) may be seen in a Google map by clicking on "Map of all coordinates".

This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted March 31, 2017.
Name on the Register Image Date listed Location City or town Description
1 Avalon Life Saving Station
Avalon Life Saving Station
01979-03-02March 2, 1979
(#79001480)
76 W. 15th St.
39°06′14″N 74°42′46″W / 39.103889°N 74.712778°W / 39.103889; -74.712778 (Avalon Life Saving Station)
Avalon
2 J. Thompson Baker House
J. Thompson Baker House
01996-05-31May 31, 1996
(#96000551)
3008 Atlantic Ave.
38°59′N 74°49′W / 38.99°N 74.81°W / 38.99; -74.81 (J. Thompson Baker House)
Wildwood
3 Battery 223
Battery 223
02008-06-25June 25, 2008
(#08000555)
Beach at Cape May State Park
38°55′53″N 74°57′20″W / 38.931489°N 74.955533°W / 38.931489; -74.955533 (Battery 223)
Lower Township
4 Thomas Beesley Jr. House
Thomas Beesley Jr. House
01998-02-12February 12, 1998
(#98000098)
605 NJ 9 N
39°05′55″N 74°48′50″W / 39.098611°N 74.813889°W / 39.098611; -74.813889 (Thomas Beesley Jr. House)
Middle Township
5 Thomas Beesley Sr. House
Thomas Beesley Sr. House
01992-12-17December 17, 1992
(#92001682)
12 Beesley's Pl.
Beesley's Point

39°16′47″N 74°37′46″W / 39.279722°N 74.629444°W / 39.279722; -74.629444 (Thomas Beesley Sr. House)
Upper Township
6 Brandywine Shoal Light Station
Brandywine Shoal Light Station
02007-01-08January 8, 2007
(#06000943)
In lower Delaware Bay, about 8.8 mi. WNW of Cape May Point
38°59′10″N 75°06′47″W / 38.986111°N 75.113056°W / 38.986111; -75.113056 (Brandywine Shoal Light Station)
Cape May Point
7 Calvary Baptist Church
Calvary Baptist Church
01980-11-25November 25, 1980
(#80002477)
SW of Ocean View at Seaville Rd. and NJ 9
39°10′14″N 74°44′26″W / 39.170556°N 74.740556°W / 39.170556; -74.740556 (Calvary Baptist Church)
Dennis Township Built 1855
8 Cape May Historic District
Cape May Historic District
01970-12-29December 29, 1970
(#70000383)
Cape May
38°56′24″N 74°54′46″W / 38.94°N 74.912778°W / 38.94; -74.912778 (Cape May Historic District)
Cape May 600 buildings
9 Cape May Lighthouse
Cape May Lighthouse
01973-11-12November 12, 1973
(#73001090)
Cape May Point State Park
Lighthouse Ave.

38°55′58″N 74°57′39″W / 38.932778°N 74.960833°W / 38.932778; -74.960833 (Cape May Lighthouse)
Lower Township Built 1859
10 Caribbean Motel
Caribbean Motel
02005-08-24August 24, 2005
(#05000915)
5600 Ocean Ave.
38°58′45″N 74°49′32″W / 38.979167°N 74.825556°W / 38.979167; -74.825556 (Caribbean Motel)
Wildwood Crest Built 1958
11 Chateau Bleu Motel
Chateau Bleu Motel
02004-03-25March 25, 2004
(#04000221)
911 Surf Ave.
39°00′05″N 74°47′42″W / 39.001389°N 74.795°W / 39.001389; -74.795 (Chateau Bleu Motel)
North Wildwood
12 Owen Coachman House
Owen Coachman House
02005-09-09September 9, 2005
(#05000964)
1019 Batts Ln.
38°57′44″N 74°55′46″W / 38.962222°N 74.929444°W / 38.962222; -74.929444 (Owen Coachman House)
Lower Township
13 Cold Spring Grange Hall
Cold Spring Grange Hall
01998-03-30March 30, 1998
(#98000234)
720 Seahore Rd.
38°58′39″N 74°54′48″W / 38.9775°N 74.913333°W / 38.9775; -74.913333 (Cold Spring Grange Hall)
Lower Township
14 Cold Spring Presbyterian Church
Cold Spring Presbyterian Church
01991-06-14June 14, 1991
(#91000785)
780 Seashore Rd.
38°58′35″N 74°54′59″W / 38.976389°N 74.916389°W / 38.976389; -74.916389 (Cold Spring Presbyterian Church)
Lower Township
15 John Corson, Jr. House Site
John Corson, Jr. House Site
02015-02-12February 12, 2015
(#06000686)
1542 S. Shore Rd.
39°13′46″N 74°41′09″W / 39.22945°N 74.68591°W / 39.22945; -74.68591 (John Corson, Jr. House Site)
Upper Township
16 Dennisville Historic District
Dennisville Historic District
01987-11-24November 24, 1987
(#87000848)
Petersburg Rd., Main St., Church Rd., Hall Ave., Fidler and Academy Rds., and NH 47; also roughly bounded by Gatzmer Ave., RR. tracks, NJ 47, and N. side of Petersburg Rd. and NJ 47
Dennisville

39°11′34″N 74°49′16″W / 39.192778°N 74.821111°W / 39.192778; -74.821111 (Dennisville Historic District)
Dennis Township
17 Joseph Falkinburg House
Joseph Falkinburg House
01994-10-03October 3, 1994
(#94001153)
922 Delsea Dr.
South Dennis

39°10′22″N 74°49′15″W / 39.172778°N 74.820833°W / 39.172778; -74.820833 (Joseph Falkinburg House)
Dennis Township
18 Fire Control Tower No. 23
Fire Control Tower No. 23
02003-11-17November 17, 2003
(#03000655)
Sunset Boulevard
38°56′36″N 74°58′03″W / 38.943333°N 74.9675°W / 38.943333; -74.9675 (Fire Control Tower No. 23)
Lower Township
19 Fishing Creek Schoolhouse
Fishing Creek Schoolhouse
01980-03-06March 6, 1980
(#80002478)
2102 Bayshore Rd.
39°00′51″N 74°56′20″W / 39.014167°N 74.938889°W / 39.014167; -74.938889 (Fishing Creek Schoolhouse)
Villas
20 The Flanders Hotel
The Flanders Hotel
02009-11-20November 20, 2009
(#09000939)
719 E. 11th St.
39°16′29″N 74°34′36″W / 39.274717°N 74.576792°W / 39.274717; -74.576792 (The Flanders Hotel)
Ocean City
21 Judge Nathaniel Foster House
Judge Nathaniel Foster House
02014-08-25August 25, 2014
(#14000516)
1649 Bayshore Dr.
39°01′13″N 74°56′07″W / 39.0203°N 74.9353°W / 39.0203; -74.9353 (Judge Nathaniel Foster House)
Lower Township
22 John Wesley Gandy House
John Wesley Gandy House
01999-11-12November 12, 1999
(#99001309)
26 Tyler Rd.
Greenfield

39°14′02″N 74°42′24″W / 39.233889°N 74.706667°W / 39.233889; -74.706667 (John Wesley Gandy House)
Upper Township
23 Goshen School
Goshen School
02014-05-12May 12, 2014
(#14000202)
314 N. Delsea Dr. (Middle Township)
39°08′14″N 74°51′15″W / 39.137298°N 74.854034°W / 39.137298; -74.854034 (Goshen School)
Goshen
24 Hangar No. 1-United States Naval Air Station Wildwood
Hangar No. 1-United States Naval Air Station Wildwood
01997-08-21August 21, 1997
(#97000935)
Jct. of Forrestal and Langley Rds.
Cape May Airport

39°00′18″N 74°54′37″W / 39.005°N 74.910278°W / 39.005; -74.910278 (Hangar No. 1-United States Naval Air Station Wildwood)
Lower Township
25 Hereford Lighthouse
Hereford Lighthouse
01977-09-20September 20, 1977
(#77000859)
Central Ave.
39°00′24″N 74°47′32″W / 39.006667°N 74.792222°W / 39.006667; -74.792222 (Hereford Lighthouse)
North Wildwood Built 1874
26 George Hildreth House
George Hildreth House
01999-07-28July 28, 1999
(#99000905)
731 Seashore Rd.
38°58′42″N 74°54′44″W / 38.978333°N 74.912222°W / 38.978333; -74.912222 (George Hildreth House)
Lower Township
27 John Holmes House
John Holmes House
01979-06-12June 12, 1979
(#79001481)
U.S. 9
39°05′46″N 74°48′48″W / 39.096111°N 74.813333°W / 39.096111; -74.813333 (John Holmes House)
Cape May Court House
28 Thomas Leaming House
Thomas Leaming House
01997-08-01August 1, 1997
(#97000801)
1845 US 9 N
39°08′30″N 74°46′01″W / 39.141667°N 74.766944°W / 39.141667; -74.766944 (Thomas Leaming House)
Middle Township
29 Henry Ludlam House
Henry Ludlam House
01993-08-12August 12, 1993
(#93000826)
1336 NJ 47
Dennisville

39°11′43″N 74°50′31″W / 39.195278°N 74.841944°W / 39.195278; -74.841944 (Henry Ludlam House)
Dennis Township
30 Thomas Ludlam Jr. House
Thomas Ludlam Jr. House
02004-11-26November 26, 2004
(#04001261)
707 NJ47
39°10′09″N 74°49′31″W / 39.169167°N 74.825278°W / 39.169167; -74.825278 (Thomas Ludlam Jr. House)
Dennis Township
31 Marine National Bank
Marine National Bank
02000-12-20December 20, 2000
(#00001494)
3301 Pacific Ave.
38°59′24″N 74°48′47″W / 38.99°N 74.813056°W / 38.99; -74.813056 (Marine National Bank)
Wildwood
32 Marshallville Historic District
Marshallville Historic District
01989-11-28November 28, 1989
(#89002013)
Roughly Marshallville Rd. at Co. Rt. 557
39°17′54″N 74°46′42″W / 39.2983°N 74.778242°W / 39.2983; -74.778242 (Marshallville Historic District)
Upper Township
33 Naval Air Station Wildwood Historic District
Naval Air Station Wildwood Historic District
02015-07-28July 28, 2015
(#13000945)
Roughly bounded by Forrestal & Monterre Rds., runways & taxiways to N. & E.
39°00′24″N 74°54′23″W / 39.00679°N 74.90651°W / 39.00679; -74.90651 (Naval Air Station Wildwood Historic District)
Wildwood vicinity Former site of Naval Air Station Wildwood, now Cape May Airport
34 New Asbury Methodist Episcopal Meetinghouse
New Asbury Methodist Episcopal Meetinghouse
01980-09-17September 17, 1980
(#80002476)
Shore Rd.
39°08′25″N 74°46′10″W / 39.140278°N 74.769444°W / 39.140278; -74.769444 (New Asbury Methodist Episcopal Meetinghouse)
Cape May Court House
35 Ocean City 34th Street Station
Ocean City 34th Street Station
01984-06-22June 22, 1984
(#84002613)
34th St.
39°15′06″N 74°36′49″W / 39.251667°N 74.613611°W / 39.251667; -74.613611 (Ocean City 34th Street Station)
Ocean City Demolished.
36 Ocean City City Hall
Ocean City City Hall
01997-06-13June 13, 1997
(#97000565)
Jct. of 9th St. and Asbury Ave.
39°16′43″N 74°34′34″W / 39.278611°N 74.576111°W / 39.278611; -74.576111 (Ocean City City Hall)
Ocean City
37 Ocean City Life-Saving Station
Ocean City Life-Saving Station
02013-06-14June 14, 2013
(#13000385)
801 4th St.
39°16′55″N 74°33′56″W / 39.281855°N 74.565679°W / 39.281855; -74.565679 (Ocean City Life-Saving Station)
Ocean City
38 Ocean City Residential Historic District
Ocean City Residential Historic District
02003-03-20March 20, 2003
(#03000129)
Roughly bounded by 3rd and 8th Sts. and Central and Ocean Aves.,
39°16′52″N 74°34′14″W / 39.281111°N 74.570556°W / 39.281111; -74.570556 (Ocean City Residential Historic District)
Ocean City
39 Ocean City Tenth Street Station
Ocean City Tenth Street Station
01984-06-22June 22, 1984
(#84002610)
10th Street and Haven Avenue
39°16′44″N 74°34′43″W / 39.278889°N 74.578611°W / 39.278889; -74.578611 (Ocean City Tenth Street Station)
Ocean City
40 Octagonal Poultry House
Octagonal Poultry House
02008-03-14March 14, 2008
(#08000177)
720 US 9 (Lower Township)
38°58′46″N 74°54′45″W / 38.979444°N 74.9125°W / 38.979444; -74.9125 (Octagonal Poultry House)
Cold Spring
41 Old Cape May County Courthouse Building
Old Cape May County Courthouse Building
01981-12-22December 22, 1981
(#81000389)
N. Main St.
39°05′02″N 74°49′26″W / 39.083889°N 74.823889°W / 39.083889; -74.823889 (Old Cape May County Courthouse Building)
Cape May Court House
42 Jonathan Pyne House
Jonathan Pyne House
01997-02-14February 14, 1997
(#97000061)
609 Sea Grove Ave.
38°56′18″N 74°57′35″W / 38.938333°N 74.959722°W / 38.938333; -74.959722 (Jonathan Pyne House)
Lower Township
43 Reeves-Iszard-Godfey House
Reeves-Iszard-Godfey House
02005-03-09March 9, 2005
(#05000127)
3097 Shore Rd.
39°11′49″N 74°42′42″W / 39.196944°N 74.711667°W / 39.196944; -74.711667 (Reeves-Iszard-Godfey House)
Upper Township
44 Rio Grande Station
Rio Grande Station
02007-02-13February 13, 2007
(#07000047)
720 NJ 9
38°58′31″N 74°54′41″W / 38.975278°N 74.911389°W / 38.975278; -74.911389 (Rio Grande Station)
Lower Township
45 Rufwud Cottage
Rufwud Cottage
02014-12-02December 2, 2014
(#14000979)
394 93rd St.
39°03′28″N 74°45′40″W / 39.0578°N 74.7612°W / 39.0578; -74.7612 (Rufwud Cottage)
Stone Harbor Borough [1]
46 Saint Peter's-By-The-Sea Episcopal Church
Saint Peter's-By-The-Sea Episcopal Church
01995-08-03August 3, 1995
(#95000978)
Jct. of Ocean Ave. and Lake Dr.
38°56′03″N 74°58′00″W / 38.934167°N 74.966667°W / 38.934167; -74.966667 (Saint Peter's-By-The-Sea Episcopal Church)
Cape May Point
47 South Tuckahoe Historic District
South Tuckahoe Historic District
01997-03-07March 7, 1997
(#97000103)
Roughly, along NJ 557 and NJ 50 from the Tuckahoe River to Kendall Ln., Upper Township
39°17′20″N 74°45′10″W / 39.288889°N 74.752778°W / 39.288889; -74.752778 (South Tuckahoe Historic District)
Tuckahoe
48 TBM-3E "Avenger" Torpedo Bomber Warplane
TBM-3E "Avenger" Torpedo Bomber Warplane
02003-02-11February 11, 2003
(#03000019)
500 Forrestal Rd.
Cape May Airport

39°00′17″N 74°54′36″W / 39.004722°N 74.91°W / 39.004722; -74.91 (TBM-3E "Avenger" Torpedo Bomber Warplane)
Lower Township
49 William S. Townsend House
William S. Townsend House
01984-04-05April 5, 1984
(#84002618)
96 Delsea Dr.
Dennisville

39°11′35″N 74°49′56″W / 39.193056°N 74.832222°W / 39.193056; -74.832222 (William S. Townsend House)
Dennis Township
50 Tuckahoe Station
Tuckahoe Station
01984-06-22June 22, 1984
(#84002626)
Railroad Ave. and Mill Rd.
39°17′28″N 74°45′39″W / 39.291111°N 74.760833°W / 39.291111; -74.760833 (Tuckahoe Station)
Tuckahoe
51 U.S. Life-Saving Station No. 35
U.S. Life-Saving Station No. 35
02008-11-08November 8, 2008
(#08000970)
11617 2nd Ave.
39°02′22″N 74°46′08″W / 39.039328°N 74.768989°W / 39.039328; -74.768989 (U.S. Life-Saving Station No. 35)
Stone Harbor
52 Whilldin-Miller House
Whilldin-Miller House
02003-02-12February 12, 2003
(#03000012)
416 S. Broadway
38°56′04″N 74°55′53″W / 38.934444°N 74.931389°W / 38.934444; -74.931389 (Whilldin-Miller House)
West Cape May
53 Woodbine Brotherhood Synagogue
Woodbine Brotherhood Synagogue
01980-09-17September 17, 1980
(#80002479)
612 Washington Ave.
39°14′21″N 74°49′08″W / 39.239167°N 74.818889°W / 39.239167; -74.818889 (Woodbine Brotherhood Synagogue)
Woodbine

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