Craigie Arms

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Craigie Arms
Craigie Arms, 6 Bennett Street, Cambridge, MA - IMG 4336.JPG
Craigie Arms is located in Massachusetts
Craigie Arms
Craigie Arms is located in the United States
Craigie Arms
LocationCambridge, Massachusetts
Coordinates42°22′22.8″N 71°7′22.5″W / 42.373000°N 71.122917°W / 42.373000; -71.122917Coordinates: 42°22′22.8″N 71°7′22.5″W / 42.373000°N 71.122917°W / 42.373000; -71.122917
ArchitectJosephine Wright Chapman
Architectural styleColonial Revival, Other
MPSCambridge MRA
NRHP reference #86001575 [1]
Added to NRHPJuly 10, 1986

Craigie Arms is a historic apartment house at 2-6 University Road, 122 Mt. Auburn, and 6 Bennett Streets in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Located in Harvard Square, the Georgian Revival four story brick building was built in 1897 to meet local demand for apartment-style housing. The building occupies most of a city block along University Road, Mount Auburn Street, and Bennett Street, and is notable for its relatively modest decoration and the rounded corner projections.[2]

The building was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1986.[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. ^ "MACRIS inventory record for Craigie Arms". Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Retrieved 2014-03-09.