68 Essex Street

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68 Essex St.

Essex County Registry Deeds, Salem, MA
Essex Northern Registry Deeds, Lawrence, MA
Andover Historical Society files

Owners;
Smith & Dove Manufacturing Co. - July 1, 1864 - b. 677 leaf 209 - Salem deeds
Smith & Dove Manufacturing Co. - May 9, 1912 - b. 316 p. 535-538 - Lawrence deeds
Smith & Dove Tenements Co. Inc. Feb. 21, 1927 – b.529 p. 583 (p.586 #2)
Winifred A. Keith – May 13, 1927 – b. 531 p. 510
Donald & Barbara Richmond – Dec. 30, 1971 - b. 1185 p. 707 – (2 parcels)
ARCO Properties LLC - Richmond - June 26, 2007 - b. 10810 p. 155

2nd parcel included right of way
Indian Ridge Co.
Frank & Dorothy McBride – Oct. 2, 1943 - b. 660 - p. 470 parcel #2
John B. Keith – Dec. 21, 1943 – b. 662 p. 411 – (died Sept. 29, 1964)

Inventory Data:

StreetEssex St
PlaceAbbott Village
Historic DistrictAndover Village Industrial NRH District
Historic NameKeith House
Present Usevacant lot
Original Useresidence - mill housing
Construction Date1820-1830
SourceERDS, ENRDL
Architectural StyleFederal
Foundationstone & granite
Wall/Trimclapboard/wood
Roofgable - asphalt
ConditionRazed
Demolished?Yes
Demolition Details1970's
Settingresidential/commerical
Map and parcel55-6
Recorded byJames S. Batchelder
OrganizationAndover Preservation Commission
Date enteredJan. 2, 2015

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