House at 12 West Water Street

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House at 12 West Water Street
House at 12 West Water Street, Wakefield MA.jpg
House at 12 West Water Street
House at 12 West Water Street is located in Massachusetts
House at 12 West Water Street
Location 12 W. Water St., Wakefield, Massachusetts
Coordinates 42°30′7″N 71°4′17″W / 42.50194°N 71.07139°W / 42.50194; -71.07139Coordinates: 42°30′7″N 71°4′17″W / 42.50194°N 71.07139°W / 42.50194; -71.07139
Built 1860
Architectural style Second Empire, Mansard
Governing body Private
MPS Wakefield MRA
NRHP Reference #

89000708

[1]
Added to NRHP July 06, 1989

TheHouse at 12 West Water Street in Wakefield, Massachusetts is a rare local example of a Second Empire house. The wood frame house was built c. 1860, and has two full stories, and a third beneath the mansard roof. The house may have been built by Cyrus Wakefield, owner of the Wakefield Rattan Company.[2]

The house was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1989.[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 House at 12 West Water Street". Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Retrieved 2014-02-11.