Landmarks List of Famous Chelsea Buildings & Structures

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List of the famous landmarks that make up the Chelsea skyline, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Chelsea architectural landmarks as well as other major buildings, dwellings, and other structures in Chelsea are included on this list. Information about these Chelsea 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 Chelsea and older historic landmarks.

This list includes Kensington Palace, C. Henry Kimball House and more.

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

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


City/Town: Chelsea

Created By: Giacomo Leoni

Bellingham-Cary House is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Chelsea Buildings & Structures
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Bellingham-Cary House


The Bellingham-Cary House is an historic house at 34 Parker Street in Chelsea, Massachusetts. The house was built in 1659 and added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1974. It was built by Richard Bellingham, who was governor of the Massachusetts Bay Colony for three terms starting in 1641. The house was used as his summer house until his death in 1672. The house was significantly altered c. 1791 by Samuel Cary, who developed the property into a gentleman's farm, and added Federal styling to the house. It has been owned and operated as a museum by the Gov. Bellingham~Cary House Association since 1912. It won the 2006 Massachusetts Historical Commission Preservation Award. ...more on Wikipedia

City/Town: Chelsea, Massachusetts, USA

Opened: Jan 01 1659

Style: Federal architecture

C. Henry Kimball House is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Chelsea Buildings & Structures
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C. Henry Kimball House


The C. Henry Kimball House is an historic house at 295 Washington Avenue in Chelsea, Massachusetts. The 2-1/2 story wood frame house was built c. 1896, and is one of the city's finest Queen Anne Victorian houses. It was built by Charles Henry Kimball, an innovative businessman who developed heated vehicles, revolutionizing the transport of potatoes. He was also a major figure in the development of Chelsea's wholesale fruit and produce exchange. The house was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1982. ...more on Wikipedia

City/Town: Chelsea, Massachusetts, USA

Opened: Jan 01 1880

Style: Queen Anne Style architecture (Great Britain & Australia)

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Chelsea Grammar School


The former Chelsea Grammar School is located on Liberty Street in Chelsea, New York, United States. It is an intact one-room schoolhouse from the late 19th century, when the hamlet was a thriving Hudson River port. In 1987 it was added to the National Register of Historic Places since it has remained largely intact since its construction. Its use as a school ended in the mid-20th century when the smaller local school districts of the area were consolidated into the Wappingers Central School District. Since then, the local fire department has used half of it as a community center, and the United States Postal Service has leased the other half for use as the local post office, serving the ...more on Wikipedia

City/Town: New York City, Chelsea, Dutchess County, New York, New York, + more

Style: Gothic Revival architecture