Israel Arnold House

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Israel Arnold House
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Israel Arnold House is located in Rhode Island
Israel Arnold House
Israel Arnold House is located in the US
Israel Arnold House
Location Lincoln, Rhode Island
Coordinates 41°54′17″N 71°25′35″W / 41.90472°N 71.42639°W / 41.90472; -71.42639Coordinates: 41°54′17″N 71°25′35″W / 41.90472°N 71.42639°W / 41.90472; -71.42639
Built 1720
Part of Great Road Historic District (#74000051)
NRHP Reference # 70000017 [1]
Significant dates
Added to NRHP December 18, 1970
Designated CP July 22, 1974

The Israel Arnold House is an historic house on Great Road in Lincoln, Rhode Island. It is a 2-1/2 story wood frame structure, set on a hillside lot on the south side of Great Road. The main block is five bays wide, with a central chimney rising through the gable roof. A 1-1/2 story gambrel-roofed ell extends to one side. The ell is the oldest portion of the house, built c. 1720 by someone named Olney. The main block was built c. 1760. The house was owned into the 20th century by four generations of individuals named Israel Arnold.[2]

The house was listed on the National Register of Historic Places on December 18, 1970.[1]

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  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2007-01-23). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ "NRHP nomination for Israel Arnold House" (PDF). Rhode Island Preservation. Retrieved 2014-10-16.