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Ashley House (Fall River, Massachusetts)

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MPS  Fall River MRA
Architectural style  Federal architecture
NRHP Reference #  83000621
Added to NRHP  16 February 1983
Ashley House (Fall River, Massachusetts)
Location  3159 Main St., Fall River, Massachusetts
Similar  Fall River Heritage State Park, Watuppa Ponds, Battleship Cove, USS Massachusetts (BB‑59), Wellfleet Drive‑In Theater

The Ashley House or "Aunt Polly's House" was a historic house at 3159 Main Street in Fall River, Massachusetts. The house was built circa 1750 in the Steep Brook section of the town, which was then still part of Freetown. It was a 2-1/2 story wood frame structure, five bays wide, with a side-gable roof and clapboard siding. It was one of the only Federal-period with a pedimented doorway that included a half-round fanlight. It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1983.

The house was dismantled in July 1983. The site is now owned by the New England Power Company.

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Ashley House (Fall River, Massachusetts) Wikipedia


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