Montclair in Essex County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
295-301 Bloomfield Avenue
Late 19th Century Commercial
with Queen Anne and Romanesque Elements
Architect: Jesse H. Lockwood
Also known as "The Crawford Block" this eclectic building is unique in Montclair. In 1909, early urban planner John Nolan described it as an excellent example of commercial design in a suburban town.
Erected by Montclair Historic Preservation Commission.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Architecture • Industry & Commerce. A significant historical year for this entry is 1892.
Location. 40° 48.677′ N, 74° 12.839′ W. Marker is in Montclair, New Jersey, in Essex County. Marker is at the intersection of Bloomfield Avenue and Lackawanna Plaza, on the right when traveling north on Bloomfield Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 295 Bloomfield Avenue, Montclair NJ 07042, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Madison Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Crane Building (approx. ¼ mile away); Hampton House (approx. ¼ mile away); 40-46 Church Street 45 Church Street Plaza (approx. 0.4 miles away); First Primary School (approx. half a mile away); Cranetown (approx. half a mile away); 647 Bloomfield Avenue (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Montclair.
Credits. This page was last revised on December 28, 2020. It was originally submitted on August 19, 2011, by James True of Newark, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 430 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 19, 2011, by James True of Newark, New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.