Newton Preservation Awards

Congratulations to the 2018 Award Winners

The Newton Preservation Awards recognize outstanding accomplishments and stewardship in local historic preservation. A collaboration between Historic Newton and the Newton Historical Commission, the awards are given to private homes, institutions, and individuals in several categories. We thank the award winners for their commitment to historic preservation in Newton.

List of 2018 Preservation Award Winners


Institutional Restoration: Tzu Chi Foundation, 15 Summer Street steeple

Institutional Restoration-Exterior: Newton Cultural Alliance, Nathaniel Allen House

Residential Restoration and Preservation: 361 Commonwealth Avenue

Sensitive Addition: 72 Fuller Street

Residential Restoration and Stewardship: 954 Chestnut Street

Sensitive Use of Contemporary Technology: Cook's Bridge

Education: Newton Highlands Local Historic District Study Group (view the group's study report Part 1 and Part 2)

Education: West Newton Hill Preservation Initiative (view the group's study report here)