Battell House

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Battell House
ReadingMA BattellHouse.jpg
Battell House is located in Massachusetts
Battell House
Battell House is located in USA
Battell House
Location Reading, Massachusetts
Coordinates 42°32′21″N 71°5′18″W / 42.53917°N 71.08833°W / 42.53917; -71.08833Coordinates: 42°32′21″N 71°5′18″W / 42.53917°N 71.08833°W / 42.53917; -71.08833
Built 1806
Architectural style Federal
MPS Reading MRA
NRHP Reference #

84002504

[1]
Added to NRHP July 19, 1984

The Battell House is a historic house located at 293 Haverhill Street in Reading, Massachusetts. This 2.5 story wood frame house was built c. 1806, and exhibits conservative Georgian-Federal transitional features. The gable ends have no returns, and the second-floor windows are smaller than those on the first floor, and nearly touch the eaves. The door surround is Federal in style, although parts of it are a later addition. The house is also noted for its occupation by Charles P. Battell, an American Civil War veteran.[2]

The house was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1984.[1]

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  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2008-04-15). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ "NRHP nomination for Battell House". Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Retrieved 2014-02-18.