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First Congregational Church, 301 Benefit Street, Providence, Providence County, RI

First Congregational Church, 301 Benefit Street, Providence, Providence County, RI



Significance: This is a large, attractive stone church, built 1815-1816, and designed by an important Providence architect, John Holden Greene. Very few alteration have been made to the church, and the building Greene considered his most successful work survives nearly as he knew it.
Survey number: HABS RI-159
Building/structure dates: 1816 Initial Construction
Building/structure dates: 1836 Subsequent Work
Building/structure dates: 1966-1967 Subsequent Work



Historic American Buildings Survey, creator
Greene, John Holden
Paul Revere & Son
Wellard, Simonm
Haynes, Irving




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