attractions List of Famous Bedford Buildings & Structures

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List of the famous landmarks that make up the Bedford skyline, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Bedford architectural landmarks as well as other major buildings, dwellings, and other structures in Bedford are included on this list. Information about these Bedford buildings is included on this list, such as when the building first opened and what architectural style it falls under. List includes both new buildings in Bedford and older historic landmarks.

List features buildings like Old Third District Courthouse, Bedford Presbyterian Church, and many more

This list answers the question, "What are the most famous buildings in Bedford?"

This is a good reference for research into the historical architecture in Bedford. Famous architectural houses within the city of Bedford are included as well, sometimes by address, other times listed by the name of the original home owner.
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Bedford Historic Meetinghouse


Bedford Historic Meetinghouse, also known as Methodist Meetinghouse and St. Philip's Episcopal Church, is a historic meeting house located at 153 W. Main Street in Bedford, Virginia. It was built in 1838, and is a brick building measuring 38 feet by 58 feet and in the Greek Revival style. It features a shallow, pedimented gable roof topped by a square belfry with a stubby, tapered spire. It was built as Bedford's first Methodist Church and houses the headquarters of the Bedford Historical Society. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1978. ...more

City/Town: Virginia, USA

Style: Greek Revival

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Bedford Presbyterian Church


The Bedford Presbyterian Church is a historic Presbyterian Church building at 4 Church Road in Bedford, New Hampshire. The white clapboard structure was built in 1832 for a congregation organized in 1749. Originally in a Federal style, with a relatively plain facade and pedimented gable end, the six-column Ionic portico was added in 1894. It has a three-stage tower: the first stage is square, with clock faces on each side, the second is an open belfry with arched openings, and the third is an octagonal drum with paneled pilasters, which is topped by a gilt cushion and weathervane. The interior of the church still has most of its original box pews, some having been removed in 1885 to make ...more

City/Town: Bedford, New Hampshire, USA

Opened: Jan 01 1832

Style: Colonial Revival architecture, Federal architecture

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Burks-Guy-Hagen House


Burks-Guy-Hagen House is a historic home located at Bedford, Virginia. It was built about 1884, and is a two-story, brick dwelling in a Victorian Villa style. It features a three-level square tower with a mansard roof and complex bracketed wooden gable with a hood or "apron". It is set among romantically landscaped grounds and wood-bordered rear meadow. The house was built for Judge Martin P. Burks. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1985. ...more

City/Town: Virginia, USA

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Christopher Page House


The Christopher Page House is a historic First Period house at 50 Old Billerica Road in Bedford, Massachusetts. The 2 ¹⁄₂ story timber frame house was built c. 1730, exhibiting construction techniques that are transitional between First Period and Georgian practice. The main block is five bays wide with a large central chimney, and an added leanto section. A leanto dormer was added in the late 19th century, as was the Colonial Revival front porch. The interior and exterior both received stylistic treatment during the Federal period. The house was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1990. ...more

City/Town: Bedford, Massachusetts, USA

Opened: Jan 01 1730

Style: American Colonial