Flint Farm

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Flint Farm
AndoverMA FlintFarm.jpg
Flint Farm is located in Massachusetts
Flint Farm
Flint Farm is located in the US
Flint Farm
Location Andover, Massachusetts
Coordinates 42°38′2″N 71°11′19″W / 42.63389°N 71.18861°W / 42.63389; -71.18861Coordinates: 42°38′2″N 71°11′19″W / 42.63389°N 71.18861°W / 42.63389; -71.18861
Built 1810
Architect Unknown
Architectural style Federal
MPS Town of Andover MRA
NRHP reference #


Added to NRHP June 10, 1982

The Flint Farm is a historic farmhouse at 85 Osgood Street in Andover, Massachusetts. It was built in 1810 for farmer John Flint, and remained in the family until it was sold by his grandchildren in 1894. It is a two-story wood frame structure with a hip roof and two side chimneys. Its main facade is five bays wide, with asymmetrically-placed windows. The center entrance is flanked by pilasters and topped by a fanlight window and a cornice. The house is a comparatively ambitious and sophisticated Federal style house for a rural area.[2]

The house was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1982.[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 Flint Farm". Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Retrieved 2013-12-26.