Lee, Jeremiah, House

Also known as: Jeremiah Lee Mansion, Marblehead Museum
161 Washington St., Marblehead, Massachusetts

Photos 

Jeremiah Lee House

1. SOUTH FRONT, FROM THE SOUTHWEST (1930's)

Photo from the Historic American Buildings Survey

View photos at Library of Congress

Map 

Street View 

Description 

One of the finest and most elaborate Georgian houses in the northern colonies. The grace and opulence of the house is physical documentation of the wealth and aspirations of New England merchant princes such as Jeremiah Lee. -- Historic American Buildings Survey (HABS MA-859)

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 15, 1966
Reference number
66000766
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
1768

Update Log 

  • February 4, 2017: New Street View added by Brian Bartlett

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