Pepperrell, Lady, House

ME 103, Kittery Point, Maine

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Photo taken by Brian Bartlett in October 2016

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Description 

This structure was built 1760-1765 by the widow of Sir William Pepperell (1696-1759), wealthy businessman, military commander, and America's only designated Baronet. The two story frame structure imitates the English High Georgian style; it features a hipped roof, modillioned cornice, and gabled center pavilion with two story Ionic pilasters. -- National Historic Landmark statement of significance, October 9, 1960

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 15, 1966
Reference number
66000094
NR name
Lady Pepperrell House
Architectural style
Georgian
Area of significance
Architecture
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic function
Single dwelling
Current function
Museum
Period of significance
1750-1799
Significant year
1760
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 1

Update Log 

  • October 15, 2016: New photo from Brian Bartlett
  • January 15, 2015: New Street View added by Brian Bartlett

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