Octagon House (aka Watson-Steiger-Loomis House) - Westfield, MA
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Quick Description: The Historic Loomis-Steiger Octagon House (aka the Watson-Steiger-Loomis House) is in downtown Westfield, MA.
Location: Massachusetts, United States
Date Posted: 6/15/2011 8:11:17 AM
Waymark Code: WMBQYP
The Historic Loomis-Steiger Octagon House (aka the Watson-Steiger-Loomis House) is located at 28 King Street, Westfield, MA just north of the Westfield Municipal Building (City Hall). This historic structure was once owned by Albert Steiger, founder of the now defunct Steiger's Department Stores, once the premier shopping destination in western New England. It was build in 1858 and placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1982. It is currently in use as a private residence.
28 King Street
Westfield, MA United States
County / Borough / Parish: Hampden
Year listed: 1982
Historic (Areas of) Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Periods of significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Historic function: Domestic
Current function: Domestic
Privately owned?: yes
Primary Web Site: [Web Link]
Season start / Season finish: Not listed
Hours of operation: Not listed
Secondary Website 1: Not listed
Secondary Website 2: Not listed
National Historic Landmark Link: Not listed
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