Charles Manning House

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Charles Manning House
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Charles Manning House is located in Massachusetts
Charles Manning House
Charles Manning House is located in the US
Charles Manning House
Location Reading, Massachusetts
Coordinates 42°31′36″N 71°5′42″W / 42.52667°N 71.09500°W / 42.52667; -71.09500Coordinates: 42°31′36″N 71°5′42″W / 42.52667°N 71.09500°W / 42.52667; -71.09500
Built 1850
Architect Unknown
Architectural style Greek Revival
MPS Reading MRA
NRHP Reference #

84002744

[1]
Added to NRHP July 19, 1984

The Charles Manning House is a historic house at 145 Salem Street in Reading, Massachusetts. It is a 2 12-story wood-frame house, three bays wide, with a front-facing gable roof, clapboard siding, and a granite foundation. Built c. 1850, it has well-preserved Greek Revival details. It has a typical three-bay side-hall plan, with corner pilasters and a main entry surround consisting of long sidelight windows framed by pilasters and topped by an entablature. The windows are topped by shallow pedimented lintels. Charles Manning was a longtime Reading resident and part of its woodworking community, building parlor desks. Reading's Manning Street is named for him.[2]

The house was added to 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 Charles Manning House". Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Retrieved 2014-02-20.