Celia Thaxter House

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Celia Thaxter House
Celia Thaxter House in Newton MA.jpg
Celia Thaxter House is located in Massachusetts
Celia Thaxter House
Location 524 California St., Newton, Massachusetts
Coordinates 42°21′41″N 71°12′35″W / 42.36139°N 71.20972°W / 42.36139; -71.20972Coordinates: 42°21′41″N 71°12′35″W / 42.36139°N 71.20972°W / 42.36139; -71.20972
Built 1856
Architectural style Late Victorian, Italianate
Governing body Private
MPS Newton MRA
NRHP Reference # 86001892[1]
Added to NRHP September 04, 1986

The Celia Thaxter House is an historic house at 524 California Street in the village of Newtonville in Newton, Massachusetts. The Italianate house was built c. 1856 as the home of Levi Lincoln Thaxter and American poet and author Celia Thaxter. The Thaxters lived here 1880 when she moved to Kittery Point, Maine.[2]

The house was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1986.[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 Celia Thaxter House". Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Retrieved 2014-04-21. 

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