Jabez Weston House

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Jabez Weston House
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Jabez Weston House is located in Massachusetts
Jabez Weston House
Location Reading, Massachusetts
Coordinates 42°30′43″N 71°7′22″W / 42.51194°N 71.12278°W / 42.51194; -71.12278Coordinates: 42°30′43″N 71°7′22″W / 42.51194°N 71.12278°W / 42.51194; -71.12278
Built 1779
Architect Unknown
Architectural style Georgian, Other
Governing body Private
MPS Reading MRA
NRHP Reference #


Added to NRHP July 19, 1984

The Jabez Weston House is a historic house at 86 West Street in Reading, Massachusetts. The older portion of this 2.5 story timber frame house was built c. 1779 in a late-Georgian early-Federalist style. This portion consisted of a five bay section with a centrally located front door. Sometime (probably still in the 18th century), an eastern extension added three bays and a second entrance, converting the building into a two family residence. The property belonged to the Weston family, who were early settlers of the area.[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 nominatiaon for Jabez Weston House". Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Retrieved 2014-02-15.