South Branch Schoolhouse

The South Branch Schoolhouse is a historic building at 2120 South Branch Road in Branchburg, Somerset County, New Jersey. It was built in 1873 with Late Victorian / Italianate style. The schoolhouse was added to the National Register of Historic Places on March 30, 2005 for its significance in architecture and education.[3][4]

South Branch Schoolhouse
South Branch Schoolhouse, Branchburg, NJ.jpg
South Branch Schoolhouse in 2020
South Branch Schoolhouse is located in Somerset County, New Jersey
South Branch Schoolhouse
South Branch Schoolhouse is located in New Jersey
South Branch Schoolhouse
South Branch Schoolhouse is located in the United States
South Branch Schoolhouse
Location2120 South Branch Road, Branchburg, New Jersey
Coordinates40°32′53″N 74°42′01″W / 40.54806°N 74.70028°W / 40.54806; -74.70028 (South Branch Schoolhouse)Coordinates: 40°32′53″N 74°42′01″W / 40.54806°N 74.70028°W / 40.54806; -74.70028 (South Branch Schoolhouse)
Arealess than one acre
Built1873 (1873)
Architectural styleLate Victorian, Italianate
NRHP reference No.05000221[1]
NJRHP No.4031[2]
Significant dates
Added to NRHPMarch 30, 2005
Designated NJRHPFebruary 14, 2005

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "National Register Information System – (#05000221)". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. November 2, 2013.
  2. ^ "New Jersey and National Registers of Historic Places – Somerset County" (PDF). New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection – Historic Preservation Office. September 30, 2020. p. 4.
  3. ^ Bertland, Dennis; Armstrong, Janice (April 2003). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: South Branch Schoolhouse". National Park Service. With accompanying 18 photos
  4. ^ "South Branch School House". Somerset County Tourism.

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