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Worth-Gardner House, 3 Academy Lane, Nantucket, Nantucket County, MA

Worth-Gardner House, 3 Academy Lane, Nantucket, Nantucket County, MA

 
 
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Summary

1991 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Entry
Significance: Unusual transitional design between the traditional four-bay, asymmetrical chimneyed house of the late eighteenth century, and the five-bay symmetrical design of the late nineteenth century. Very well preserved and maintained.
Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-354
Survey number: HABS MA-1253
Building/structure dates: after 1780 Initial Construction

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Contributors

Historic American Buildings Survey, creator
Bittner, Virginia
Baaden, Jean
Calvit, Elizabeth
Cochrane, Andrea
Newman, Martha
Goldberg, Anne
O'Donajue, Michael
Perkins, John
Rankin, Tish
Rivers, Robert
Wall, Lisa
Wright, Jennifer
Tate, Susan, project manager
Preservation Institute: Nantucket, sponsor
University of Florida, College of Architecture, sponsor
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Location

Nantucket (Mass.)41.28561, -70.10187
Google Map of 41.285614, -70.101866
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