Gilbrae Inn

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Gilbrae Inn
Waltham MA Gilbrae Inn.jpg
Gilbrae Inn is located in Massachusetts
Gilbrae Inn
Gilbrae Inn is located in the US
Gilbrae Inn
Location 403 River St., Waltham, Massachusetts
Coordinates 42°22′26″N 71°13′58″W / 42.37389°N 71.23278°W / 42.37389; -71.23278Coordinates: 42°22′26″N 71°13′58″W / 42.37389°N 71.23278°W / 42.37389; -71.23278
Architect Unknown
Architectural style Greek Revival, Second Empire, Other
MPS Waltham MRA
NRHP reference #


Added to NRHP September 28, 1989

The Gilbrae Inn is a historic residential building at 403 River Street in Waltham, Massachusetts. It was built as a two-story wood frame structure by the Boston Manufacturing Company sometime between 1827 and 1854 as a boarding house for its workers. In c. 1870 the mansard roof and third floor were added. It is the only known surviving boarding house built by the company. Its name derives from a cloth pattern manufactured by the company.[2]

The building was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1989.[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 Gilbrae Inn". Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Retrieved 2014-04-26.