Gillis-Grier House

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Gillis-Grier House
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Gillis-Grier House is located in Maryland
Gillis-Grier House
Gillis-Grier House is located in the US
Gillis-Grier House
Location 401 N. Division St., Salisbury, Maryland
Coordinates 38°22′14″N 75°35′54″W / 38.37056°N 75.59833°W / 38.37056; -75.59833Coordinates: 38°22′14″N 75°35′54″W / 38.37056°N 75.59833°W / 38.37056; -75.59833
Area 0.5 acres (0.20 ha)
Built 1887 (1887)
NRHP reference # 72000589[1]
Added to NRHP October 31, 1972

The Gillis-Grier House is a historic home located at Salisbury, Wicomico County, Maryland, United States. It is a ​2 12-story Queen Anne style frame house built in 1887 by James Cannon. The house has gable-front elevations on three sides, a three-story octagonal tower, and a shorter ​2 12-story service wing. Also on the property is a frame ​1 12-story stable, now used as a garage. It is one of the dwellings that define Salisbury's Newtown neighborhood and named after the two inter-related families that held title to the property between 1896 and 1975.[2]

The Gillis-Grier House was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1972.[1]


  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ Paul B. Touart (March 1998). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Gillis-Grier House" (PDF). Maryland Historical Trust. Retrieved 2016-03-01. 

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