Eaton–Prescott House

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Eaton–Prescott House
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Eaton–Prescott House is located in Massachusetts
Eaton–Prescott House
Eaton–Prescott House is located in the US
Eaton–Prescott House
Location Reading, Massachusetts
Coordinates 42°31′3″N 71°6′52″W / 42.51750°N 71.11444°W / 42.51750; -71.11444Coordinates: 42°31′3″N 71°6′52″W / 42.51750°N 71.11444°W / 42.51750; -71.11444
Built 1757
Architect Adden, Willard P.
Architectural style Greek Revival, Georgian
MPS Reading MRA
NRHP Reference #


Added to NRHP July 19, 1984

The Eaton–Prescott House is a historic house at 284 Summer Avenue in Reading, Massachusetts. Its oldest portion was probably built before 1757. By that year it had acquired a leanto section, since removed or incorporated into the main structure of the house. It is now a principally Georgian style house, although its door surround dates to the Greek Revival period of the 1830s-1840s. The house stands on land that was in the Eaton family as far back as the late 17th century.[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 Eaton–Prescott House". Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Retrieved 2014-02-21.