Round Hill Historic District facts for kids
|Round Hill Historic District|
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)|
|Architect||Dominick, William F.|
|Architectural style(s)||Colonial Revival, Colonial|
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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