Ephraim Hammond House

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Ephraim Hammond House
WalthamMA EphraimHammondHouse.jpg
Ephraim Hammond House is located in Massachusetts
Ephraim Hammond House
Ephraim Hammond House is located in the US
Ephraim Hammond House
Location 265 Beaver St., Waltham, Massachusetts
Coordinates 42°23′10″N 71°12′51″W / 42.38611°N 71.21417°W / 42.38611; -71.21417Coordinates: 42°23′10″N 71°12′51″W / 42.38611°N 71.21417°W / 42.38611; -71.21417
Built 1775
Architectural style Georgian
MPS Waltham MRA
NRHP Reference #


Added to NRHP September 28, 1989

The Ephraim Hammond House, also known as Cedar Hill, is a historic house at 265 Beaver Street in Waltham, Massachusetts.

The two story wood frame house was built in 1775, and is Waltham's only side-hall Georgian house. It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1989. In the 19th century it became part of the Cedar Hill estate of Cornelia Otis Warren, after which it was dnoated to the Massachusetts council of the Girl Scouts of the USA in the early 20th century.[2] The house was restored under the auspices of the Girl Scouts and Helen Storrow, an early leader of the girls' scouting movement, and serves as one of the council's service centers.

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  1. ^ National Park Service (2008-04-15). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ "NRHP nomination for Ephraim Hammond House". Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Retrieved 2014-04-27.