Andover Historic Preservation

18-20 ELM ST

architectural description

Federal/Greek Revival

historical narrative

Owner: Lundgren, Donald E. and Majorie L. (1-4-60)
Themes: Architectural, Community Development
Known as Beard House, 1887 - Beards lived one side; Lundgren's funeral home other.


Goldsmith, Bessie: Townswoman's Andover, 1964, p.103

inventory data

Table: Inventory Data for 18-20 ELM ST
Place: Andover Center
Historic District: Not Applicable
Address: 18-20 elm st
Historic Name: Beard House
Present Use: Lundgren Funeral Home
Original Use: residence
Date of Construction: 1820
Source: assessors' records/style- njs
Style/Form: Federal
Foundation: brick stone
Wall/Trim: clapboards
Outbuildings / Secondary Structures
Major Alterations: porches added
Acreage: less than one acre; 25,000 square feet, 151 feet approximate frontage
MHC inventory number: ANV.171
Recorded by: Stack/Mofford
Organization: Andover Historical Society
Date: 1975-77

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