Alden Batchelder House

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Alden Batchelder House
Alden Batchelder House is located in Massachusetts
Alden Batchelder House
Location Reading, Massachusetts
Coordinates 42°31′42″N 71°6′11″W / 42.52833°N 71.10306°W / 42.52833; -71.10306Coordinates: 42°31′42″N 71°6′11″W / 42.52833°N 71.10306°W / 42.52833; -71.10306
Built 1849
Architect Unknown
Architectural style Italianate
Governing body Private
MPS Reading MRA
NRHP Reference #

84002491

[1]
Added to NRHP July 19, 1984

The Alden Batchelder House is a historic house at 797 Main Street in Reading, Massachusetts. Built in the early 1850s, the 2.5 story wood frame house is an excellent example of an early Italianate design. Its front facade has a central gable, a two story projecting bay on the right side, and a porch that wraps around the side of the house. The first floor windows are elongated, with deep moldings. The house was built by Alden Batchelder, a noted local cabinetmaker.[2]

The house was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1984.[1]

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  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2008-04-15. 
  2. ^ "NRHP nomination for Alden Batchelder House". Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Retrieved 2014-02-18.