Todd Farm - North Smithfield RI
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie
N 41° 58.082 W 071° 32.179
19T E 289835 N 4649338
Quick Description: The Todd farm includes a house dating to 1740.
Location: Rhode Island, United States
Date Posted: 5/15/2020 6:58:16 PM
Waymark Code: WM12FDD
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Dorcadion Team
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Long Description:
The farm includes a house dating to 1740, as well as a collection of outbuildings dating to the early 20th century. The main block of the house is a 2-1/2 story wood frame structure, five bays wide, with a gable roof and a large central chimney. The main block has been added to numerous times, with full-size additions to both sides as well as a sloping addition to the rear, giving the house a saltbox appearance in the rear and a total width of 11 bays. Behind and beside the house are arrayed a number of small outbuildings, and a barn which has been converted into residential space. The house was probably built by Noah Smith around 1740, around the time he established a sawmill on Cherry Brook, which runs behind the house and is dammed to form Todd Pond.

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Earliest Recorded Date of Construction: 1/1/1740

Architectural Period/Style: Colonial

Type of Building e.g. Country House, Stately Home, Manor:
Country Ho,e


Interesting Historical Facts or Connections:
On the National Register of Historic Places (1983)


Main Material of Construction: Wood

Private/Public Access: Private

Related Website: [Web Link]

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Additional Dates of Construction: Not listed

Architect (if known): Not listed

Landscape Designer (if known): Not listed

Listed Building Status (if applicable): Not listed

Admission Fee (if applicable): Not Listed

Opening Hours (if applicable): Not listed

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