The House that Lives

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The House that Lives
83 Watchung Avenue Montclair NJ-SWM-TLW- 2012-09-23.jpg
The House that Lives is located in Essex County, New Jersey
The House that Lives
The House that Lives is located in New Jersey
The House that Lives
The House that Lives is located in the US
The House that Lives
Location83 Watchung Avenue, Montclair, New Jersey
Coordinates40°49′52″N 74°12′34″W / 40.83111°N 74.20944°W / 40.83111; -74.20944Coordinates: 40°49′52″N 74°12′34″W / 40.83111°N 74.20944°W / 40.83111; -74.20944
Arealess than one acre
ArchitectWendehack, C.C.
Architectural styleModern Movement, Tudor Revival
MPSMontclair MRA
NRHP reference #86002976[1]
NJRHP #1136[2]
Significant dates
Added to NRHPJuly 01, 1988
Designated NJRHPSeptember 29, 1986

The House that Lives is a historic house at 83 Watchung Avenue in Montclair, Essex County, New Jersey, United States.

It was built in 1922 with Modern Movement and Tudor Revival elements. The house was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1988.[1]

The house received its name from the Upper Montclair Women's Club, which exhibited the house during its "Better Homes Week" in June 1923.[3]

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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. ^ "New Jersey and National Registers of Historic Places - Essex County" (PDF). New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection - Historic Preservation Office. April 1, 2010. p. 3. Archived from the original (PDF) on March 27, 2009. Retrieved August 22, 2010.
  3. ^ "Individual Structure Survey Form: The House that Lives". New Jersey Office of Cultural and Environmental Services. Retrieved August 18, 2014.