Walnut Street School (Reading, Massachusetts)

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Walnut Street School
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Walnut Street School (Reading, Massachusetts) is located in Massachusetts
Walnut Street School (Reading, Massachusetts)
Location Reading, Massachusetts
Coordinates 42°30′31″N 71°6′25″W / 42.50861°N 71.10694°W / 42.50861; -71.10694Coordinates: 42°30′31″N 71°6′25″W / 42.50861°N 71.10694°W / 42.50861; -71.10694
Built 1853
Architect Wadlin,Horace G.
Architectural style Italianate
Governing body Private
MPS Reading MRA
NRHP Reference # 84002841[1]
Added to NRHP July 19, 1984

The Walnut Street School is a historic school building at 55 Hopkins Street in Reading, Massachusetts. A two-room schoolhouse built in 1853, it is the town's oldest public building. It was modified by architect Horace G. Wadlin in 1884.[2]

The building 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. ^ Reading MRA