Simmons Block

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Simmons Block
86 Park Street, Adams MA.jpg
86 Park Street
Simmons Block is located in Massachusetts
Simmons Block
Simmons Block is located in the US
Simmons Block
Location Adams, Massachusetts
Coordinates 42°37′25″N 73°7′14″W / 42.62361°N 73.12056°W / 42.62361; -73.12056Coordinates: 42°37′25″N 73°7′14″W / 42.62361°N 73.12056°W / 42.62361; -73.12056
Built 1885
Architect Unknown
Architectural style Queen Anne
NRHP reference #


Added to NRHP April 1, 1982

The Simmons Block is a historic house at 86—90 Park Street in Adams, Massachusetts. The building is a Queen Anne house originally built for A.H. Simmons, a successful Adams businessman of the 1880s. The structure features a variety of rooflines and a small tower in a typical Queen Anne style, with fine turned woodwork on the porches, and applied woodwork decoration. In the 20th century the building has seen a variety of commercial uses, including as an apartment house and a funeral parlor.[2] The building was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1982.[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. ^ "MACRIS inventory record for Simmons Block". Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Retrieved 2013-11-30.