Thomas Swadkins House

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Thomas Swadkins House

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The house in 2008
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Location Arlington, Massachusetts
Coordinates 42°25′48″N71°11′13″W / 42.43000°N 71.18694°W / 42.43000; -71.18694 Coordinates: 42°25′48″N71°11′13″W / 42.43000°N 71.18694°W / 42.43000; -71.18694
Built 1882
Architect Unknown
Architectural style Gothic, Italianate
MPS Arlington MRA
NRHP reference #

85001048

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Added to NRHP April 18, 1985

The Thomas Swadkins House is a historic house at 160 Westminster Avenue in Arlington, Massachusetts. This 2-1/2 story wood frame was built c. 1882, and features both Gothic and Italianate styling. The gable decorations and porch railing are Gothic, while the house massing and brackets are Italianate, as are the window surrounds and the round-arch window on the right side. It was one of the first houses built when the Crescent Hill area was developed in the 1880s. [2]

Arlington, Massachusetts Town in Massachusetts, United States

Arlington is a town in Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States, six miles (10 km) northwest of Boston. The population was 42,844 at the 2010 census.

The house was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1985. [1] It was renovated and expanded in 2009.

National Register of Historic Places federal list of historic sites in the United States

The National Register of Historic Places (NRHP) is the United States federal government's official list of districts, sites, buildings, structures, and objects deemed worthy of preservation for their historical significance. A property listed in the National Register, or located within a National Register Historic District, may qualify for tax incentives derived from the total value of expenses incurred preserving the property.

See also

These are the National Register of Historic Places listings in Arlington, Massachusetts.

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