Andover Historic Preservation


75 ESSEX ST

architectural description

NRDIS NRMRA

Federal pediment over door, probably a later addition

historical narrative

Owners:
Folley, Herbert & Bertha (5-27-49]
Edward and Margaret O'Hagan

Themes: architectural, community development

Essex Street developed 1830s - 50s in response to Andover's industrial boom. It was, like Brook Street, " a way to the factories". This house was once a part of Abbot Village.

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inventory data

Table: Inventory Data for 75 ESSEX ST
Place: Andover Center
Historic District: Andover Village Industrial NRH District
Address: 75 essex st
Historic Name: Abbot Village Mills Workers Housing
Present Use: residence
Original Use: residence
Date of Construction: early 18th cent.
Source: style - njs
Style/Form: Georgian
Architect/Builder:
Foundation:
Wall/Trim: clapboards
Roof:
Outbuildings / Secondary Structures
Major Alterations:
Condition:
Moved:
Demolished:
Acreage: less than one acre; 444 sq. ft., approx. frontage 55'
Setting:
MHC inventory number:
Recorded by: Stack/Mofford
Organization: Andover Historical Commission
Date: 1975-77

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