347 River Road

Architectural Description: 

Style: Vernacular - Federal - Greek Cape style house, 1 1/2 story with ell.

Other features: various styles evident / eclectic

Historical Narrative: 

Themes: Architectural, Community development

This property was once owned by Samuel Cochran in 1836 and sold to Henry Cochran on March 26, 1838. Samuel b. 1774 died two years later on July 29, 1840 age 66. The property consisted of two parcels, one extending to the Merrimack River and a second 5 acre parcel across the street. Henry b. 1813

Bibliography/References: 

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

Owners;
Samuel Cochran - 1838
Henry Cochran - Mar. 26, 1836 - b. 306 leaf 66
Henry Cochran estate, Solomon Holt Admins. - Oct. 6, 1844
Alfred Hardy - Oct. 6, 1844 - rec. Mar. 11, 1857 - b. 547 leaf 129
Alfred Hardy - July 11, 1845 - b. 357 leaf 183 mtg. from Eliz. Shattuck
Alfred Hardy - Mar. 11, 1857 - b. 547 leaf 129
George Foster - June 30, 1875 - b. 35 p. 174
Elizabeth Hardy, wife of Alfred - July 1, 1875 - b. 35 p. 177
Julia E. Webster - July 30, 1884 - b. 95 p. 167
Julia E. Hamilton, wife of William C. - Aug. 3, 1896 - b. 149 p. 392
John F. Leland, wife May P. - Apr. 15, 1898 - b. 162 p. 330
Della A. (Fletcher) Dunn - May 27, 1905 - b. 220 p. 558 - lot 1
Della A. (Fletcher) Dunn - Nov. 20, 1915 - b. 359 p. 446 - lot 2
Alfred Skinner - Sept. 1, 1911 - b. 309 p. 517
Joseph O. & Lydia Nollet - May 14, 1921 - b. 440 p. 228
Joseph O. & Lydia Nollet, Conrad J. Nollet, Henry Nollet - June 10, 1950 - b. 746 p. 125
Joseph O. Nollet estate; Lydia Nollet, Conrad J. Nollet, Henry Nollet - Nov. 16, 1952
Lydia Nollet and Conrad J. Nollet - Feb. 17, 1954 - b. 788 p. 138
Lydia Nollet estate, Conrad J. Nollet -
Conrad J. & Irene E. Nollet - Jan. 24, 1963 - b. 979 p. 478
C & I Realty Trust, Conrad Nollett Tr. - Aug. 12, 1993 - b. 3810 p. 15
C & I Realty Trust, Judith A. Hoover, Tr - July 2000 - b. 3810 p. 12
Kenn J. Coviello & Sabrina J. James - Sept. 30, 2002 - b. 7131 p. 157

Inventory Data:

StreetRiver Rd
PlaceWest Parish - West Andover
Historic DistrictNot Applicable
Historic NameCochran - Hardy - Nollet House
Present Useresidence
Original Usefarm house
Construction Dateearly 19th century
SourceECRDS, ENRDL, style-njs
Architectural StyleOther
Foundationstone/granite
Wall/Trimcedar shingles/wood
Roofasphalt - gable
Outbuildings / Secondary Structureslarge barn
Major Alterationsreplacement windows
Conditionexcellent
Acreage1 acre; lot size: 18,500 sq. ft.; approx. frontage: 62'
Settingresidential
Map and parcel215-7
Recorded byN. J. Stack/Mofford, James Batchelder
OrganizationAndover Preservation Commission
Date entered1975-1977, 1/20/2016

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