George Batchelder House

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George Batchelder House
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George Batchelder House is located in Massachusetts
George Batchelder House
George Batchelder House is located in the US
George Batchelder House
Location Reading, Massachusetts
Coordinates 42°33′15″N 71°6′18″W / 42.55417°N 71.10500°W / 42.55417; -71.10500Coordinates: 42°33′15″N 71°6′18″W / 42.55417°N 71.10500°W / 42.55417; -71.10500
Built 1825
Architect Unknown
Architectural style Federal
MPS Reading MRA
NRHP Reference #


Added to NRHP July 19, 1984

The George Batchelder House is a historic house at 127–129 Franklin Street in Reading, Massachusetts. The 2.5 story wood frame house was built in 1825, originally facing nearby Main Street on land long held in the Batchelder family; it was moved a short distance in 1947. The house has a few more high-style Federal details in its door surround than are generally found in Reading, including sidelight windows, and flanking tapered pilasters supporting a wide entablature.[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 George Batchelder House". Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Retrieved 2014-02-18.