George W. Eddy House

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George W. Eddy House
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George W. Eddy House is located in Massachusetts
George W. Eddy House
Location 85 Bigelow Rd., Newton, Massachusetts
Coordinates 42°20′26″N 71°13′2″W / 42.34056°N 71.21722°W / 42.34056; -71.21722Coordinates: 42°20′26″N 71°13′2″W / 42.34056°N 71.21722°W / 42.34056; -71.21722
Built 1913
Architect Chapman & Frazer
Architectural style Bungalow/Craftsman
Governing body Private
MPS Newton MRA
NRHP Reference #

90000038

[1]
Added to NRHP February 16, 1990

The George W. Eddy House is a historic house at 85 Bigelow Road in Newton, Massachusetts. The 2.5 story stucco-clad house was built in 1913 for George W. Eddy, a merchant, to a design by the noted area firm of Chapman & Frazer. It is Newton's finest example of Craftsman styling; its slate hip roof includes curved sections above paired windows, a detail that is repeated in dormers that pierce the roof. A shed-style roof along a portion of the main facade shelters a recessed main entrance, whose flanking sidelight windows contain leaded glass.[2]

The house was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1990.[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 George W. Eddy House". Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Retrieved 2014-04-10.