Andover Historic Preservation

18 BAKER LN18 baker ln (click to enlarge)


architectural description


historical narrative

Themes: architectural, community development, industry.

Part of Abbott Village - moved here from Howarth Court, Smith & Dove Mill area circa 1918.
Formerly a superintendent's office building.

Margret D. Cairne owned 1951


Andover Historical Society files.

? Date of moving - see slide r. r. related.

Check Mrs. Percy on Baker Lane - painted mural in Ford's Coffee Shop on Main St. She lived at end of Baker Lane in 1950s - 60s.

inventory data

Table: Inventory Data for 18 BAKER LN
Place: Andover Center
Historic District: Andover Village Industrial NRH District
Address: 18 baker ln
Historic Name:
Present Use: residence
Original Use:
Date of Construction: early 19th. Century
Source: style -njs
Style/Form: Federal
Foundation: stone basement: 1/2 concrete,1/2 earth
Wall/Trim: clapboards
Roof: gable
Outbuildings / Secondary Structures
Major Alterations:
Moved: approx. 1918
Acreage: 9,060 sq. ft.; approx. frontage 65'
MHC inventory number: ANV.55
Recorded by: Stack/Mofford
Organization: Andover Historical Commission
Date: 1975-77

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