11 Salem Street

Architectural Description: 

Style: Federal

Historical Narrative: 

Present owner: Phillips Academy

Historical significance: third Academy building. Design influenced by Boston architect Charles Bulfinch, attributed to Benjamin Asher

Inventory Data:

StreetSalem St
PlacePhillips District
Historic DistrictAcademy Hill NRH District
Historic NameBulfinch Hall
Present UseAcademic building, english Department
Original UseAcademic building, classrooms
Construction Date1819
SourcePhillips Academy W. T. Brochure
Architectural StyleFederal
Architect/BuilderBenjamin Asher
Foundationstone & granite
Wall/Trimbrick/granite lintels
Roofhip - slate
Major Alterationsfire 1896, 1901, 1937, 2013
SettingBell Tower - Triangular area
Map and parcel41-4
OrganizationAndover Preservation Commission
Date entered7 Nov 1990, Mar. 2015