Peter A. Blauvelt House

234 Tappan Road, Norwood NJ

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Built about 1890 in the High Victorian style of architecture when Norwood was part of old Harrington Township. Blauvelt was an undertaker and erected the building as a residence. In 1922 it became the home of Charles S. Gray who served as Mayor of Norwood for two terms. Purchased in 1946 by Walter H. and Alice H. Jones who restored the house and grounds. Mr. Jones was a New Jersey State Assemblyman and Senator.

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19th Century (36,405)
Bergen County, New Jersey (280)
Built 1890 (877)
Built during 1890s (7,203)
House (26,836)
New Jersey (1,690)

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  • November 5, 2017: Added by melps213

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