Andover Historic Preservation

75 HIGHLAND RD75 highland rd (click to enlarge)


architectural description


L-shaped, 2-story gable roof building. 1-story gable roof wing is attached at the right. Front fašade is asymmetrical with two bays. Entrance porch is partially enclosed to form a small square bay. Porch support is a turned post with bracket. Windows have moulded trim and the cornices are boxed with returns. On the front fašade one row of scalloped shingles marks the change in level.

historical narrative

P.A. deed - Phillips Academy purchased from Paul Brucato in 1966. House appears on 1906 atlas, but not 1988. Originally owned and occupied by Cunningham family, a salesman, gardener and salesman (town directory).

inventory data

Table: Inventory Data for 75 HIGHLAND RD
Place: Andover Center
Historic District: Academy Hill NRH District
Address: 75 highland rd
Historic Name:
Present Use: faculty residence
Original Use: residence/boarding
Date of Construction: circa 1900
Source: atlas/deeds
Style/Form: Queen Anne
Foundation: stone
Wall/Trim: clapboards
Roof: synthetic shingle
Outbuildings / Secondary Structures
Major Alterations: deck added 1987-88
Condition: good
Acreage: less than one acre
Setting: set close to Highland; small grassed area in front & left; sideyard with 6' high hedge abutting Highland; treed and undergrowth in back yard
MHC inventory number: ANV.1092
Recorded by: Susan Alovisetti
Organization: Andover Historical Commission

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