landmarks Exeter Architecture: Famous Landmarks and Buildings

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

A list made up of buildings like Exeter Cathedral and Baptist Church in Exeter.

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

This is a good reference for research into the historical architecture in Exeter. Famous architectural houses within the city of Exeter are included as well, sometimes by address, other times listed by the name of the original home owner.
Baptist Church in Exeter is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Exeter Architecture: Famous Landmarks and Buildings
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Baptist Church in Exeter


The Baptist Church in Exeter, also known as Chestnut Hill Baptist Church, is an historic building located at 467 Ten Rod Road in Exeter, Rhode Island. The church building was constructed in 1838 in a Greek Revival style. The church was added to the National Register of Historic Places on November 21, 1978. Mercy Brown, an alleged vampire, was buried in the Chestnut Hill Baptist Church cemetery in 1892 and later exhumed. Mercy Brown gravestone in Chestnut Hill Baptist Church Cemetery Grange Hall adjacent to the church ...more

City/Town: Exeter, Rhode Island, USA

Opened: Jan 01 1838

Exeter Cathedral is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Exeter Architecture: Famous Landmarks and Buildings
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Exeter Cathedral, formally known as the Cathedral Church of Saint Peter at Exeter, is an Anglican cathedral, and the seat of the Bishop of Exeter, in the city of Exeter, Devon, in South West England. The present building was complete by about 1400, and has several notable features, including an early set of misericords, an astronomical clock and the longest uninterrupted vaulted ceiling in England. ...more

City/Town: Exeter, England

Opened: Jan 01 1400

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Exeter University - Main Library


City/Town: Exeter, England

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First Church


First Church, also known as Congregational Church or United Church of Christ, is a historic church building at 21 Front Street in Exeter, New Hampshire. The two-story wood frame structure was built in 1798, and was the fifth meeting house built by the congregation, which was established in 1639 by Exeter founder John Wheelwright. It was designed by Ebenezer Clifford, a local builder, and has a number of distinctive features. Its hip roof is believed to be the earliest such roof built on a church in the state, and its only entrances were through the projecting entrance bay. In 1838 the interior of the building was remodeled, removing box pews, and converting the gallery to a full second ...more

City/Town: Exeter, New Hampshire, USA

Opened: Jan 01 1798