Dr. Joshua Lathrop House

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Dr. Joshua Lathrop House
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Dr. Joshua Lathrop House is located in Connecticut
Dr. Joshua Lathrop House
Dr. Joshua Lathrop House is located in the US
Dr. Joshua Lathrop House
Location 377 Washington Street, Norwich, Connecticut
Coordinates 41°32′48″N 72°5′18″W / 41.54667°N 72.08833°W / 41.54667; -72.08833Coordinates: 41°32′48″N 72°5′18″W / 41.54667°N 72.08833°W / 41.54667; -72.08833
Area 2 acres (0.81 ha)
Built 1750
Architectural style Colonial, Georgian, Saltbox
Part of Norwichtown Historic District (#730019751)
NRHP Reference # 70000727[1]
Significant dates
Added to NRHP December 29, 1970
Designated CP January 17, 1973

The Dr. Joshua Lathrop House is a historic house at 377 Washington Street in Norwich, Connecticut. The house has two parts, an older saltbox section, and a typical five-bay Georgian 2-1/2 story frame structure. The house was built c. 1750 by Joshua Lathrop, who operated a drugstore with his brother Daniel. It is historic due to the possibility that Benedict Arnold lived in this house during his apprenticeship with the Lathrops.[2]

The house was listed on the National Register of Historic Places on December 29, 1970.[1]

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  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ "NRHP nomination for Dr. Joshua Lathrop House" (PDF). National Park Service. Retrieved 2015-01-27.