Eaton-Prescott House

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Eaton-Prescott House
Eaton-Prescott House is located in Massachusetts
Eaton-Prescott House
Location Reading, Massachusetts
Coordinates 42°31′3″N 71°6′52″W / 42.51750°N 71.11444°W / 42.51750; -71.11444Coordinates: 42°31′3″N 71°6′52″W / 42.51750°N 71.11444°W / 42.51750; -71.11444
Built 1757
Architect Adden,Willard P.
Architectural style Greek Revival, Georgian
Governing body Private
MPS Reading MRA
NRHP Reference #

84002597

[1]
Added to NRHP July 19, 1984

The Eaton-Prescott House is a historic house at 284 Summer Avenue in Reading, Massachusetts. Its oldest portion was probably built before 1757. By that year it had acquired a leanto section, since removed or incorporated into the main structure of the house. It is now a principally Georgian style house, although its door surround dates to the Greek Revival period of the 1830s-40s. The house stands on land that was in the Eaton family as far back as the late 17th century.[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 Eaton-Prescott House". Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Retrieved 2014-02-21.