Andover Historic Preservation


439 RIVER RD439 river rd (click to enlarge)

439 RIVER RD

architectural description

Style: Classic Revival

historical narrative

Present owner: Franciscan Monastary of St. Clare, Lowell (16 Jan 1958)

Original Owner: Roman Catholic Archbishop of Boston (25 Sep 1957)

Themes: Agricultural, Community development, Education, Religion

Historical significance: School to train boys for careers as priests in the Roman Catholic Church.

inventory data

Table: Inventory Data for 439 RIVER RD
Place:
Historic District: Not Applicable
Address: 439 river rd
Historic Name: St. Francis Seraphic Seminary
Present Use: Franciscan Seminary
Original Use: boys parochial school
Date of Construction: 1920's
Source: style njs
Style/Form: Other
Architect/Builder:
Foundation:
Wall/Trim: brick, limestone trim
Roof:
Outbuildings / Secondary Structures
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Recorded by: N. J. Stack/Mofford
Organization: Andover Historical Commission
Date: 1975 - 1977

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