Thornton W. Burgess House

Also known as: Laughing Brook Education and Wildlife Sanctuary
789 Main St., Hampden, Massachusetts

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on April 21, 1983
Reference number
83000740
NR name
Burgess, Thornton W., House
Areas of significance
Conservation; Literature; Exploration/Settlement; Architecture
Levels of significance
National; State; Local
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction; B - Person
Property type
Building
Historic functions
Single dwelling; Agricultural outbuildings; Secondary structure
Current functions
Museum; Parking lot
Periods of significance
1950-1974; 1750-1799; 1925-1949
Significant years
1780; 1928; 1965
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 3
Contributing structures: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 1

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