General John Glover House

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For the similarly named historic house in Newtown, Connecticut, see John Glover House.
General John Glover House
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General John Glover House, 11 Glover Street
General John Glover House is located in Massachusetts
General John Glover House
Location Marblehead, Massachusetts
Coordinates 42°30′19″N 70°50′51″W / 42.50528°N 70.84750°W / 42.50528; -70.84750Coordinates: 42°30′19″N 70°50′51″W / 42.50528°N 70.84750°W / 42.50528; -70.84750
Built 1762
Architect Unknown
Architectural style No Style Listed
Governing body Private
Part of Marblehead Historic District (#84002402[1])
NRHP Reference #

72001101

[1]
Significant dates
Added to NRHP November 28, 1972
Designated CP January 10, 1984

The General John Glover House is a National Historic Landmark at 11 Glover Street in Marblehead, Massachusetts. It is a 2.5 story gambrel roofed colonial built in 1762 by John Glover, a local merchant, politician, and militia leader who gained fame for his military leadership in the American Revolutionary War. The interior is a Georgian plan with four rooms over four rooms, with a large central hallway and twin interior chimneys providing fireplaces for each room.[2]

The house was declared a National Historic Landmark and added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1972,[1][3] and included in the Marblehead Historic District in 1984.[2]

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  1. ^ a b c "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2008-04-15. 
  2. ^ a b "MACRIS inventory record for General John Glover House". Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Retrieved 2014-01-16. 
  3. ^ NPS NHL listing info