40 Morton Street

Architectural Description: 

Great example of a revival style house/Dutch Colonial Gambrel roof

Historical Narrative: 

Plans for this house where drawn up by Addison B. LeBoutillier, however he did not supervise the building of this particular house. LeBoutillier was a famous local and national craftsman; He designed the Punchard High School addition in 1915, now the Town Office building and Shawsheen School. More on him can be found in the Andover Historical Society files.

Bibliography/References: 

Essex County Registry Deeds, Salem, MA
Essex Northern Registry Deeds, Lawrence, MA
Andover Historical Society files, Addison B. LeBoutillier

Owners;
John Barry - Jan 30, 1858 - b. 565 leaf 214
John Barry estate, Barry heirs, - 1889
Mary Barry, Margaret, Frances and Annie Barry - by will Probate
Mary Barry and Frances U. Barry - 1894 - 1895
Michael & Ellen A. Shea - Oct. 1, 1895 - b. 143 p. 412
Shea Estates, heirs Gertrude S. McDonough & Marion J. Shea
Nellie F. Rand - Feb. 6, 1927 - b. 544 p. 158
Leo F. & Dorothy B. Daley - May 16, 1949 - b. 723 p. 100
Leo F. Daley - Dec. 31, 1953 heir
Mary L. Leahy - Nov. 7, 1960 - b. 927 p. 187 - deed transfer
Leo F. & Helen G. Daley - Nov. 7, 1960 - b. 927 p. 189
Leo F. Daley estate - died 12/27/1992, Helen G. heir
Helen G. Daley estate,- d. 3/27/1993 Leo H. Daley & Barbara C. Sheffer, Extrs
Leo H. & Cynthia Daley - Mar. 23, 1994 - inst. #9512
Leo H. & Cynthia Daley - Dec. 20, 1995 - b. 4408 p. 211 confirm deed
Daley Realty Trust - Dec. 15, 1995 - b.6038 p. 304 & 306
Daley Realty Trust - Dec. 15, 1995 - b. 6983 p. 77
Daley Realty Trust - May 26, 2004 - b. 8818 p. 154
Gregory A. & Sheila M. Serrao - Aug. 15, 2005 - b. 9705 p. 267

Inventory Data:

StreetMorton St
PlaceAndover Center
Historic DistrictNot Applicable
Present Useresidence
Original Useresidence
Construction Date1920's
SourceERDS, ENRDL, W.B.Tyer manuscript,
Architectural StyleColonial Revival
Architect/BuilderAddison B. LeBoutillier
Foundationstone, granite, concrete
Wall/Trimshingles
Roofasphalt - gambrel
Major Alterationsrear additions and garage
Conditionexcellent
Acreage0.619 acre
Settingresidential
Map and parcel40-72
Recorded bySean Craft, James Batchelder
OrganizationAndover Historical Society - Andover Preservation Commission
Date entered6/18/91, 4/6/2015

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