John B. Angier House

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John B. Angier House
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John B. Angier House is located in Massachusetts
John B. Angier House
John B. Angier House is located in the US
John B. Angier House
Location 129 High Street,
Medford, Massachusetts
Coordinates 42°25′12″N 71°6′54″W / 42.42000°N 71.11500°W / 42.42000; -71.11500Coordinates: 42°25′12″N 71°6′54″W / 42.42000°N 71.11500°W / 42.42000; -71.11500
Built 1842
Architect Davis, Alexander Jackson
Architectural style Gothic Revival
NRHP reference #


Added to NRHP April 23, 1975

The John B. Angier House is a historic house located at 129 High Street in Medford, Massachusetts.

Description and history[edit]

The 2-1/2 story timber-framed house was built in 1842 by Alexander Jackson Davis in a Gothic Revival style, and the property was originally landscaped by Andrew Downing. The owner, John B. Angier, was a prominent local schoolteacher whose pupils included Francis Parkman. The house is a rare Massachusetts example of Gothic Revival styling more commonly found along the Hudson River.[2]

The house was listed on the National Register of Historic Places on April 23, 1975.[1]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2008-04-15). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ "MACRIS inventory record for John B. Angier House". Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Retrieved 2014-02-26.