National Register

Pleasant Hill Historic District

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Summary of Significance

The Pleasant Hill Residential Historic District has local significance under Criterion C in the category of architecture as a distinctive collection of representative late nineteenth through mid-twentieth century architecture. While the architectural styles are consistent with other contemporaneous houses throughoutMarshfield, the district, with its collection of houses possessing find integrity of form, design, place and setting, as well as visual coherence and character with respect to historic use and development, is distinguished from surrounding residential, industrial, and commercial districts. It is also noteworthy as a neighborhood where some ofMarshfield’s civic leaders, businessmen, and physicians resided.

Boundary Description

This district encompasses 75 residential properties and two churches. These buildings are located between E. First Street and E. Fourth Streets and fromCedar Avenueon the West toVine Avenueon the east.