Andover Historic Preservation


5 ALDEN RD5 alden rd (click to enlarge)

5 ALDEN RD

architectural description

Vernacular/Colonial Revival

While not one of his best designs, this LeBouttier home is a good example of Revival Architecture in the early 1900s. Nice doorway detail/slate roof.

historical narrative

This is one of many built by a locally/internationally acclaimed architect/craftsman name Addison LeBouttier. If further info is desired, it may be found in Andover Historical Society files.

bibliography/references

LeBouttier family files at AHS.

inventory data

Table: Inventory Data for 5 ALDEN RD
Place:
Historic District: Not Applicable
Address: 5 alden rd
Historic Name: Dix House
Present Use: residence
Original Use: residence
Date of Construction: 1928
Source: LeBouttier family file by Tyler M 1969
Style/Form: Colonial Revival
Architect/Builder: LeBouttier
Foundation:
Wall/Trim: clapboard, brick
Roof: slate
Outbuildings / Secondary Structures
Major Alterations: Late 20c addition (?)
Condition: excellent/good
Moved:
Demolished:
Acreage: less than one acre
Setting: Residential/house heavily covered by plantings
MHC inventory number:
Recorded by: Sean Craft
Organization: Andover Historical Society
Date: 6.7.91

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