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28 ROCKY HILL RD28 rocky hill rd (click to enlarge)

28 ROCKY HILL RD

architectural description

NRIND NRMRA

Style: Federal

Other features: 5-bay fašade with end chimneys; Federal doorways on front and sides; broad, 5-bay side elevations; 6/6 windows

historical narrative

Present owner: Bruner, Harold & Mary

Themes: Architectural, Community development

Historical significance: Remarkably intact although neglected structure. Three distinguished doorways and broad proportions highlight the design.
Imposing original setting, facing south.

inventory data

Table: Inventory Data for 28 ROCKY HILL RD
Place:
Historic District: Not Applicable
Address: 28 rocky hill rd
Historic Name: Russell, Dea. Joseph House; Russell Farm
Present Use: vacant
Original Use:
Date of Construction: 1780 - 1830
Source: style
Style/Form: Other
Architect/Builder:
Foundation:
Wall/Trim: clapboard
Roof:
Outbuildings / Secondary Structures none
Major Alterations: no
Condition:
Moved: no
Demolished: yes, Dismantled: 1983
Acreage: 1.02 acres; approx. frontage: 50'
Setting: estimated distance of building from road: 35'
MHC inventory number:
Recorded by: W. Frontiero
Organization: Andover Historical Commission
Date: 26 Feb 1980

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