Francis Wyman House

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Francis Wyman House
Francis Wyman House, Burlington MA.jpg
Francis Wyman House
Francis Wyman House is located in Massachusetts
Francis Wyman House
Location Burlington, Massachusetts
Coordinates 42°31′6″N 71°13′31″W / 42.51833°N 71.22528°W / 42.51833; -71.22528Coordinates: 42°31′6″N 71°13′31″W / 42.51833°N 71.22528°W / 42.51833; -71.22528
Built 1666/1730
Architect Unknown
Architectural style No Style Listed
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 75000255[1]
Added to NRHP March 17, 1975

The Francis Wyman House is a historic house at 56 Francis Wyman Road in Burlington, Massachusetts.

The earliest part of the house was built in 1666[2] with a major addition taking place in 1730. It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1975.[3]

On November 26, 1996, a fire severely burned the inside of the house. During the summer of 2012 the house will be open to the public for the first time ever. The house will be open for guided tours the first Saturday of the month, May thru September, from 1-4 pm.[4]

The house was named as one of the 1,000 places to visit in Massachusetts by the Great Places in Massachusetts Commission.[5]

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  1. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2008-04-15. 
  2. ^ "Wyman Library". Dating Wyman House. Francis Wyman Association. 2010-09-07. 
  3. ^ "Massachusetts Cultural Resource Information System". MACRIS Details for BUR.3, Wyman, Francis House. Massachusetts Historical Commission. 2010-09-07. 
  4. ^
  5. ^ "1,000 places to visit in Massachusetts". The Boston Globe. 2010-07-26. 

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