Andover Historic Preservation

151 ANDOVER ST151 andover st (click to enlarge)


architectural description


style: Federal Greek Revival

Other features: black and fillet window frames Ngalde(?) end. wood framing. Gable and Gambrel roof. Earth floor in basement. Steam and auto burn heating.

This Federal Greek Revival house built about 1857 has 10 rooms, 1 bath, 5 bedrooms, Gable and Gambrel roofs, open porch; large bay window; barn and loft; shed;. Built close to sidewalk (5ft); story 2A , 1 chimney, well maintained

historical narrative

1910 Pat. Donovan
1920 Patrick Donovan
1950 Jane E. Lowry & Mary P. Donovan
1952 Lowry
1957 Patricia J. Lowry & Mary P. donovan
10 Mar 1972 Daniel J. & Carol A. Delaney
27 Jun 1975 Wayne R. & Alberta Davis
1980 Wayne Davis

Themes: Architectural, Community development


Assessors Records (Town of Andover)

inventory data

Table: Inventory Data for 151 ANDOVER ST
Place: Ballardvale
Historic District: Not Applicable
Address: 151 andover st
Historic Name:
Present Use: residence
Original Use:
Date of Construction: 1851
Source: Assessor's Records, style - njs
Style/Form: Other
Wall/Trim: aluminum
Roof: Gable and Gambrel
Outbuildings / Secondary Structures garage and shed (early 20th century)
Major Alterations: considerably (1967)
Acreage: 1.12 acres; Lot size: 1.12 acres; Approx. frontage: 138'
Setting: Approximate distance from street: 6'
MHC inventory number: ANV.25
Recorded by: Stack/Mofford; Ruth Sharpe (Ballardvale Historic district)
Organization: Andover Historical Commission
Date: 1975 - 1977; Feb 1998

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