Wing, Phillip H. House

49 Orange St

1880

Architectural Style

Italianate

Significance

Architecture

Use Type

Single Family Dwelling House

Neighborhood

Paper Mill Village, Prattown

Massachusetts Historical Commission Report

Architectural Significance

This is a simple, side-hall plan, late Italianate cottage.

Historical Significance

This cottage was built at some point between 1880 and 1900—it was one of several Pratt town properties owned by Phillip H. Wing, lumber dealer, during the late 19th c. Phillip H. Wing lived in the house on Plymouth St. opposite Whitman St. Pratt town evolved as a village community of paper mill workers' and farmers' houses during the 1870's, although several houses in the area—e.g. on Walnut St., date to the 18th c.