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Round Hill Historic District
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The Round Hill Church
Location Roughly, jct. of John St. and Round Hill Rd., Greenwich, Connecticut
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Area 8 acres (3.2 ha)
Built 1926
Architect Dominick, William F.
Architectural style(s) Colonial Revival, Colonial
Governing body Private

The Round Hill Historic District is a historic district in the town of Greenwich, Connecticut. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1996.

The district is an 8 acres (3.2 ha) area which, in 1996, included 7 buildings that contributed to the historic character of the district and one other contributing site.

It includes part of the modern-day Round Hill neighborhood of Greenwich, and is centered on the First Church of Round Hill, built in 1828 and extensively altered about a century later. The adjacent church parsonage, the Brown-Kenworthy House, is one of the oldest houses in the area, with a wing built c. 1728.

Other contributing properties in the district include:

  • Round Hill District School, 456 Round Hill Road, c. 1750/c.1850, converted to a Colonial Revival residence c.1925
  • 5 John Street, Colonial Revival, 1867/1925
  • 7 John Street, Colonial Revival cottage, 1925
  • Round Hill Cemetery, c. 1825

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