Basement headroom 9 ft.; simple iron fence.
Themes: Architectural, community development, industry.
84 North Main Street “Patrick Hodnett House” built in 1895
The lot was created by the firm of Hardy & Cole after they acquired the Joseph Low Estate at #70 North Main in 1892. Patrick Hodnett purchased the parcel on April 20, 1895 and had the home constructed. The Andover Townsman (AT) reported May 3, 1895; “Besides the lot mentioned last week, Hardy & Cole have sold two more lots from the Lowe estate, one to Patrick Hartwell [sic] and the other to Wm. Hardney. [sic] (Hodnett #84 & Harnedy #92-94).
AT May 17, 1895 - Architect Regan is preparing plans for the house of Patrick Hartnett on Main St.
AT June 7, 1895 - The cellar is about ready of Patrick Hartnett’s new home. A. M. Bancroft is doing the work.
AT June 21, 1895 – Hardy & Cole have the frame up on Patrick Hartnett’s new house.
Patrick Hodnett is listed as a laborer in town directories. The house number was given as #86 & #72 but in 1908 as #84. Mrs. Ellen Hodnett is living here along with Ellen, a housekeeper; Katherine, employed at Tyer Rubber Co.; Lizzie, Marland Mill; Mary, T. R. Co.; Norma M., stenographer and Richard J. Hodnett also at T.R.Co.
Essex County Registry Deeds, Salem, MA
Essex Northern Registry Deeds, Lawrence, MA
See area survey - Form A.: Marland Mills Village - Stevens Street - Marland Mills
Joseph L. Low estate - 1820 - bk. 223 leaf 227, Salem Deeds
Lucy L Low, & Emily Low - July 31, 1873 - bk. 22 pg. 273
Lucy L. Low - Jan. 14, 1874 - bk. 25 pg. 184 - mortgage discharged
Mary Ann Low - March 1892 - by probate Will
Hardy & Cole - June 30, 1892 - bk. 119 pg 406-7 - Lewis T. Hardy & Joseph Cole of Hardy & Cole Company
Patrick Hodnett & Ellen Hodnett - April 20, 1895 - bk. 139 pg. 209 - bk. 173 pg. 578
Ellen Hodnett by probate - April 26, 1939 - bk. 622 pg. 84
Elizabeth H. & Margaret M. Lyons - Sept. 1943 - bk. 660 pg. 90
Margaret (Lyons) Morgan, widow of William Morgan - Mar. 29, 1966 - bk. 1057 pg. 60
David & Lenore Sweet - Oct. 4, 1972 - bk. 1204 pg. 101
Rosalie V. E. Dodd - Mar. 2, 1982 - bk. 1563 pg. 173
Robert & Lorna Dimeo - Nov. 19, 1982 - bk. 1621 pg 300-1
Lorna Dimeo - Sept. 3, 1986 - bk. 2291 pg. 215
|Street||North Main St|
|Historic District||Not Applicable|
|Historic Name||Patrick Hodnett House|
|Original Use||mill housing|
|Source||assessor's records/style- njs|
|Architectural Style||Queen Anne|
|Architect/Builder||Wm P. Reagan/ Hardy & Cole|
|Wall/Trim||clapboards - shingles|
|Acreage||5,652 sq. ft.; approximate frontage 58'.|
|Map and parcel||38-27|
|Recorded by||Stack/Mofford, James Batchelder|
|Organization||Andover Preservation Commission|
|Date entered||1975-77, 02/04/2006, Sept. 13, 2014|