Town Records Building

Aerial view of the Town Records building towards the northwest of the intersection of Route 85 and Marjorie Circle; Source- Bing
Address:
2 Marjorie Circle
Town:
Hebron »
Year:
c. 1909
Historic Designation:
LHP, SR, NRD
Property Authority:
Historic Properties Commission
Nature of Authority:
Regulatory
Eligible for Historic Home tax credits:
Yes
General description:

The 15' X 20' building is in excellent condition on the original site. The load bearing brick masonry building has gable roof with slate roofing. The pedimented gable end faces the Street. The building has two-over-two sash windows, granite foundation, lintels and sills, with granite date stone in the tympanum. There is a single paned transom light over the front door. [2]

Significance of the property:

This building is Hebron's original Town Records Building, in original form on the original site and still holds historic records. The office area is situated in the front portion with the vault area towards its rear.

Relationship with the Surroundings:

The 0.14 acres property is located in a pre-dominantly residential area. It is positioned at the intersection of Route 85 and Marjorie Circle, towards the northwest corner.

Features:
Building
Historic Use:
Town Records
Present Use:
Not in use
Architectural Style:
Classical Revival
Era:
Early 20th Century
Ownership:
Public
Owner:
Town of Hebron
Sources:

[1] Historic property information retrieved from the town website http://www.hebronct.com/.
[2] Town Records Building, Historic Resources Inventory, Hebron Historical Society, 2000, SHPO library, Hartford.
Assessor and GIS information retrieved from the website http://www.mainstreetmaps.com/CT/Hebron/.

Map:

Map of the historic property retrieved from the online GIS.

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Date of Compilation:
12/31/11
Compiler:
Manjusha Patnaik, CT Trust for Historic Preservation