24 Salem Street

Architectural Description: 

NRDIS NRMRA

Other features: 20th century remake of Phelps House (ca. 1810) on Main Street

Historical Narrative: 

Present owner: Trustees of Phillips Academy

Themes: Architectural, Community development

Bibliography/References: 

Essex Country Registry Deeds, Salem, MA
Essex Northern Registry Deeds, Lawrence, MA

Owners;
Mary A. Ensworth
Nancy M. Berry - Nov. 16, 1867 - b. 735 leaf 30 - Salem deed
Nancy M. Berry to Dora S. & Carrie C. Berry
Dora S. Berry
Warren L. Johnson, wife Mattie - June 22, 1912 - b. 319 p. 256 - 2 acres
Ahlers Association, Lawton S. Brayton, Pres. - Dec. 23, 1912 - b. 331 p. 347
Ahlers Association, - June 27, 1921 - b. 443 p. 14 & 15 - two additional lots
Trustees of Phillips Academy - Dec. 1, 1950 - b. 744 p. 440

Inventory Data:

StreetSalem St
PlacePhillips District
Historic DistrictAcademy Hill NRH District
Historic NameNewton - Hinman House - Phillips Academy
Present Useresidence
Original Useresidence - Fraternal Society house
Construction Date1921 - 1922
Sourcestyle-njs
Architectural StyleColonial Revival
Foundationstone & granite
Wall/Trimbrick - flush boarding
Roofasphalt - gable
Conditionexcellent
Acreageo.22608 acre; lot size: 10,036 sq. ft.; approx. frontage: Highland - 85', Salem - 108'
SettingResidential/Educational
Map and parcel41-24
Recorded byStack/Mofford
OrganizationAndover Historical Commission
Date entered1975 - 1977

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