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2 HARDING ST2 harding st (click to enlarge)

2 HARDING ST

architectural description

Late Greek Vernacular

May have been an early shop building (unusual form)-to serve Marland Village-well located for such.

historical narrative

Themes: Architectural, Commerce, Community development

Historical significance: Street named for John Harding, a successful merchant with store in basement of Baptist Church. His father, an earlier John Harding, was loyalist and emigrant, who quartered British soldiers in 1812.

inventory data

Table: Inventory Data for 2 HARDING ST
Place: Shawsheen Village
Historic District: Not Applicable
Address: 2 harding st
Historic Name:
Present Use: residence
Original Use: residence
Date of Construction: early 19th century?
Source: style-njs
Style/Form: Other
Architect/Builder:
Foundation:
Wall/Trim: clapboards
Roof:
Outbuildings / Secondary Structures
Major Alterations:
Condition:
Moved:
Demolished:
Acreage: less than one acre
Setting:
MHC inventory number:
Recorded by: Stack/Mofford
Organization: Andover Historical Commission
Date: 1975-1977

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