Parkman, Francis, House

50 Chestnut St., Boston, Massachusetts

Photos 

Parkman House

1. SOUTH (FRONT) ELEVATION

Photo from the Historic American Buildings Survey

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Description 

This is a large, elegant building, typical of the Beacon Hill houses of the early nineteenth century. It is one of a group of three row houses built at the same time with identical facades, and is important as a harmonious part of the architectural context of Beacon Hill. -- Historic American Buildings Survey (HABS MA-965)

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 15, 1966
Reference number
66000782
Area of significance
Literature
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
B - Person
Property type
Building
Historic function
Single dwelling
Current function
Multiple dwelling
Periods of significance
1875-1899; 1850-1874
Significant years
1865; 1893

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