Andover Historic Preservation

150 ANDOVER ST150 andover st (click to enlarge)


architectural description


Style: Late Greek - Picturesque

This two family house built about 1880 has a clapboard exterior and Asphalt roof. 2 units with 2 baths and 8 rooms, 4 bedrooms. A brickstone foundation. Of Late Greek style it has an open side porch, front bay windows. Built close to the sidewalk.

historical narrative

1870s John H. Clinton, original owner, in family until 1993
1977 Mildred F. Clinton
1993 Joseph W. Watson Jr.

Themes: Architectural, Community development

Clinton was the original owner and the house was in the Clinton family until 1993, when it was purchased by Joseph W. Watson, Jr..
An open back porch has recently been added(1993?).


Andover Street directories

Essex Registry of Deeds

inventory data

Table: Inventory Data for 150 ANDOVER ST
Place: Ballardvale
Historic District: Not Applicable
Address: 150 andover st
Historic Name: Clinton, John H. House
Present Use: residence
Original Use:
Date of Construction: 1870s
Source: style - njs
Style/Form: Other
Architect/Builder: Clinton
Foundation: brick stone
Wall/Trim: clapboards
Roof: Asphalt
Outbuildings / Secondary Structures
Major Alterations: Open back porch
Condition: Very good
Acreage: less than one acre; Lot size: 8,800 sq. ft.; Approx. frontage: 50'
Setting: Close to Andover Street side walk
MHC inventory number: ANV.24
Recorded by: Stack/Mofford; Ruth Sharpe (Ballardvale Historic District)
Organization: Andover Historical Commission
Date: 1975 - 1977; Feb 1998

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