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Plukemin Continental Artillery Cantonment Site (added 2008 - - #08000180)
Also known as 28-So-27
Address Restricted , Washington Camp Ground
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering, Information Potential, Person
Architect, builder, or engineer: U.S. Army
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Historic Person: Washington, George, Knox, Henry
Area of Significance: Military, Historic - Non-Aboriginal
Cultural Affiliation: Euro-American
Period of Significance: 1750-1799
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Defense, Health Care
Historic Sub-function: Hospital, Military Facility
Current Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Forest, Outdoor Recreation

Pottersville Village Historic District (added 1990 - - #90001475)
Also known as Potter's Mills;Pottersville
Properties fronting on Black River, Pottersville, McCann Mill and Hacklebarney Rds. and Fairmount Rd. E and Hill St. , Pottersville
Historic Significance: Information Potential, Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other, Italianate, Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Commerce, Exploration/Settlement, Industry, Architecture
Cultural Affiliation: Rural American
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private , State
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Hotel, Manufacturing Facility, Processing, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Water Works
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Religion
Current Sub-function: Business, Department Store, Financial Institution, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling

Presbyterian Church at Bound Brook (added 2007 - - #07000876)
409 MOuntain Ave. , Bound Brook Borough
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Teale, Oscar Schutte
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure

Presbyterian Church in Basking Ridge (added 1974 - - #74001190)
6 E. Oak St. , Basking Ridge
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Religion
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure

Raritan Bridge (added 1992 - - #92001526)
Also known as Nevius Street Bridge
Nevius St. over Raritan R., Bridgewater and Hillsborough Townships , Raritan
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Wrought Iron Bridge Co.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

Raritan Station (added 1984 - - #84002824)
Anderson and Thompson Sts. , Raritan
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Other, Late Gothic Revival
Area of Significance: Transportation, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: State
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Rail-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Rail-Related

Reformed Dutch Church of Blawenburg (added 1985 - - #85002004)
Also known as Blawenburg Reformed Church
424 CR 518 , Blawenburg
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Brown,Richard
Architectural Style: Georgian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Religion
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Church School, Religious Structure
Current Function: Education, Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure, School

Relief Home Company No. 2 Engine House (added 2000 - - #00001466)
16 Anderson St. , Raritan Borough
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Van Derbeck, J., Dilts, A.R., Hickey & Brady
Architectural Style: Gothic
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Fire Station
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: Fire Station

Reynolds--Scherman House (added 1989 - - #89000298)
71 Hardscrabble Rd. , Bernardsville
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering, Person
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Early Republic, Colonial Revival
Historic Person: Scherman,Harry
Area of Significance: Literature, Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

River Road Historic Rural District (added 1991 - - #91000256)
Also known as Millstone River
Millstone River Rd. from Hillsborough Rd. to Van Horne Rd., Hillsborough and Montgomery Townships , Griggstown
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Late Victorian, Federal, Colonial
Area of Significance: Transportation, Exploration/Settlement, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: State , Private , Local
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Education, Funerary, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery, Road-Related, School, Single Dwelling, Water-Related
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Funerary, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Cemetery, Pedestrian Related, Single Dwelling

Robert, Daniel, House (added 2008 - - #08000137)
Also known as Somerville Borough Hall
25 West End Ave. , Somerville
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Lambert & Bunnell
Architectural Style: Gothic Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: City Hall

Rock Brook Bridge (added 1994 - - #94000012)
Also known as County Bridge #B-03-01
Jct. of Long Hill and Dutchtown--Zion Rds. over Cat Tail Brook, Montgomery and Hillsborough Townships , Zion
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Hageman, H.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

Rockingham (added 1970 - - #70000394)
Also known as Old Berrien House;Washington's Headquarters
84 Laurel Ave. (Rt. 603) , Franklin Township
Historic Significance: Person, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Colonial
Historic Person: Washington,George
Significant Year: 1783, 1734
Area of Significance: Military, Social History, Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: State
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Rocky Hill Historic District (added 1982 - - #82003304)
Washington, Montgomery, and Princeton Aves. , Rocky Hill
Historic Significance: Information Potential, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other, Colonial Revival, Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Architecture, Commerce
Cultural Affiliation: American,Industrial
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling, Specialty Store, Warehouse
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Six Mile Run Historic District (added 1995 - - #95001191)
Also known as See Also:Delaware and Raritan Canal and bridgetender's house
Roughly bounded by Grouse Rd., Amwell Rd., Bennetts Ln., NJ 27, Bunker Hill Rd. and the Millstone R. , Franklin Park
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Mid 19th Century Revival, Early Republic, Colonial
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Exploration/Settlement, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private , State
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Single Dwelling, Storage
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Single Dwelling, Storage

Six Mile Run Reformed Church (added 2009 - - #09001102)
3037 NJ 27 , Franklin
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Bastedo, John, & John N. Bodine, Covert, John
Architectural Style: Late Victorian, Late Gothic Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Performing Arts
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure

Smalley-Wormser House (added 1978 - - #78001798)
Also known as Cameron's "Rose Hill"
W of Plainfield at 84 Mountain Ave. , Plainfield
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other
Historic Person: Smalley,David
Significant Year: 1765
Area of Significance: Military, Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Smith, J. Harper, Mansion (added 1998 - - #98001572)
228 Altamont Place , Somerville Borough
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Bodine, Frank, Trumbauer, Horace
Architectural Style: Queen Anne, Stick/Eastlake, Romanesque
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Garden, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Garden, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Somerset Courthouse Green (added 1989 - - #89001216)
Roughly E. Main St. from Grove St. to N. Bridge St. , Somerville
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Classical Revival, Beaux Arts, Gothic
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture, Art, Religion
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Courthouse, Government Office, Religious Structure
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: Courthouse, Government Office

South Branch Historic District (added 1977 - - #77000908)
SW of Raritan , Raritan
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Federal, Greek Revival, Italianate
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

South Branch Schoolhouse (added 2005 - - #05000221)
Also known as Little Red Schoolhouse
South Branch River Rd. , Township of Branchburg
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Late Victorian, Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1850-1874
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Social
Current Sub-function: Civic

St. Bernard's Church and Parish House (added 2006 - - #06000761)
88 Claremont Rd. , Bernardsville
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: et.al., LeBrun N. & Sons
Architectural Style: Gothic Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Church School, Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion, Work In Progress
Current Sub-function: Church School, Religious Structure

St. John's Church Complex (added 2003 - - #03000933)
154-158 W. High School , Somerville
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Trumbauer, Horace
Architectural Style: Late Gothic Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Church Related Residence, Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Church Related Residence, Religious Structure

Staats House (added 2002 - - #02001483)
Also known as General Baron Von Steuben Headquarters
17 Von Steuben Ln. , South Bound Brook Borough
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Federal, Colonial
Significant Year: 1740, 1779, 1820
Area of Significance: Military, Exploration/Settlement, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Animal Facility, Multiple Dwelling, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Storage
Current Function: Work In Progress

Stirling, Lord, Manor Site (added 1978 - - #78001795)
Also known as The Buildings
SE of Basking Ridge at 96 Lord Stirling Rd. , Basking Ridge
Historic Significance: Person, Information Potential
Historic Person: Alexander,Gen. William
Significant Year: 1783, 1761
Area of Significance: Military, Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Social History
Cultural Affiliation: American,Revolutionary, American,Colonial
Period of Significance: 1750-1799
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Park

Ten Eyck, Andrew, House (added 2004 - - #04000391)
671 Old York Rd. , Branchburg
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Federal, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Recreation And Culture, Social
Current Sub-function: Clubhouse, Museum

Tulipwood (added 2005 - - #05000966)
Also known as Whitehaven Farm
1165 Hamilton St. , Somerset
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Lienau, J. August
Architectural Style: Shingle Style
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Vail-Trust House (added 2008 - - #08000972)
Also known as Trust House
225 Greenbrook Rd. , Green Brook
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Runyon, John
Architectural Style: Federal, Italianate
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Van Der Veer--Harris House (added 2008 - - #08000181)
Also known as Van Derveer House
344 US 206 (Hillsborough Township) , Woods Tavern
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Patterson, Chester A.
Architectural Style: Federal, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Health Care
Historic Sub-function: Medical Business/Office, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Work In Progress

Van Horne House (added 2002 - - #02000133)
941 E. Main St. , Bridgewater Township
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Recreation And Culture, Social
Current Sub-function: Meeting Hall, Museum

Van Veghten House (added 1979 - - #79003253)
S of Somerville off NJ 28 , Somerville
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Architecture, Military
Period of Significance: 1825-1849, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Recreation And Culture, Social
Current Sub-function: Civic, Museum

VanDerventer--Brunson House (added 2004 - - #04001191)
Also known as Vermeule Mansion
614 Greenbrook Rd. , North Plainfield Borough
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Second Empire, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Recreation And Culture, Social
Current Sub-function: Clubhouse, Museum

Vanderveer, Jacobus, House (added 1995 - - #95001137)
Also known as Knox House
Jct. of US 202 and 206, N of River Rd., Bedminster Twp. , Pluckemin
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Federal, Colonial
Historic Person: Knox, Gen. Henry
Significant Year: 1810, 1779
Area of Significance: Military, Architecture, Exploration/Settlement
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Vosseller's--Castner's--Allen's Tavern (added 1986 - - #86000133)
Also known as Maples Residence
664 Foothill Rd. , Bridgewater
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Georgian
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Department Store, Hotel, Restaurant, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Wallace House (added 1970 - - #70000395)
Also known as Washington's Headquarters--Dec.1778-June,l779
38 Washington Pl. , Somerville
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Historic Person: Washington,George
Significant Year: 1779, 1778
Area of Significance: Military, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1750-1799
Owner: State
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Washington Park Historic District (added 1987 - - #87000603)
Roughly bounded by Green Brook Rd., Grove Ave., E. Front St., and Geraud Ave. , North Plainfield
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Smith,Charles H.
Architectural Style: Shingle Style, Second Empire, Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

West End Hose Company Number 3 (added 2002 - - #02000808)
15 Doughty Av. , Somerville
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Vanderbeck, Jacques
Architectural Style: Romanesque
Area of Significance: Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Fire Station
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum




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