Warner House (East Haddam, Connecticut)

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Warner House
Warner House, WPA Architectural Survey.jpg
Photo from the WPA Architectural Survey
Warner House (East Haddam, Connecticut) is located in Connecticut
Warner House (East Haddam, Connecticut)
Location 307 Town St., East Haddam, Connecticut
Coordinates 41°27′12″N 72°26′27″W / 41.45333°N 72.44083°W / 41.45333; -72.44083Coordinates: 41°27′12″N 72°26′27″W / 41.45333°N 72.44083°W / 41.45333; -72.44083
Area 50 acres (20 ha)
Built c.1738 and c.1790
Architect Unknown
Architectural style No style listed
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 87000174[1]
Added to NRHP February 19, 1987

The Warner House is a historic house at 307 Town Street in East Haddam, Connecticut. It is a 2-1/2 story wood frame structure, five bays wide, with a side gable roof and a large central chimney. Its construction date is unknown, but appears to be mid-18th century, with an enlargement c. 1790. It has exceptionally high quality woodwork inside, and is notable for its ownership by John and Oliver Warner, two locally famous makers of hardware (hinges, latches, and so on), whose work is probably in this house.[2]

The house was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1987.[1] When listed the property included two contributing buildings, the house and a barn, and one contributing site, a burying ground, on 50 acres (20 ha) of land.[2]

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