80 Alden Sq

1890

Architectural Style

Queen Anne

Significance

Architecture

Use Type

Single Family Dwelling House

Neighborhood

Aldenville, Alden Square

Massachusetts Historical Commission Report

Architectural Significance

This is an interesting example of a Queen Anne house with a corner front porch recessed behind unusual semi-circular arches. Covered with clapboards and wood shingles at a high level, this cross shaped house is enclosed by a gable roof.

Historical Significance

This house appears unlabeled on the 1903 atlas. It is part of the c. 1890's Aldenville development, located to the southeast of the state prison.