James Hazelton House

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James Hazelton House
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James Hazelton House is located in Connecticut
James Hazelton House
James Hazelton House is located in the US
James Hazelton House
Location 23 Hayden Hill Rd., Haddam, Connecticut
Coordinates 41°28′46″N 72°31′6″W / 41.47944°N 72.51833°W / 41.47944; -72.51833Coordinates: 41°28′46″N 72°31′6″W / 41.47944°N 72.51833°W / 41.47944; -72.51833
Area 4 acres (1.6 ha)
Built c.1720 and 1915
Architect Hazelton,James
Architectural style Colonial, Post-medieval English
Part of Haddam Center Historic District (#89000012)
NRHP Reference # 88001468[1]
Significant dates
Added to NRHP November 16, 1988
Designated CP February 9, 1989

The James Hazelton House, also known as the Hazelton-Hayden House, is a historic house at 23 Hayden Hill Road in Haddam, Connecticut. It is a 2-1/2 story wood frame structure, five bays wide, with a central chimney. Its oldest portion, the southern end, was built by James Hazelton (1694-1773) in about 1720, and was widened in about 1780 and the rear leanto section added. A 1-1/2 story ell was added to the rear in the 19th century. The house is a well-preserved example of a late First Period house, with a well-preserved evolutionary history.[2]

The house was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1988,[1] and is a contributing property in the Haddam Center Historic District.

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  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ Jan Cunningham and John Herzan (December 9, 1987). "NRHP Registration: James Hazelton House / Hazelton-Hayden House" (PDF). National Park Service.  and Accompanying nine photos, exterior and interior, from 1987