Benjamin Colton House - West Hartford CT
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie
N 41° 45.151 W 072° 44.749
18T E 687413 N 4624754
Quick Description: Built around 1770 it a good example of Georgian Colonial architecture.
Location: Connecticut, United States
Date Posted: 6/13/2017 11:59:28 AM
Waymark Code: WMVZ17
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree
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Long Description:
The house is located on land once owned by Samuel Sedgwick a very prominent early settler of the area. Benjamin Colton purchased the land, was the son of the first pastor of the West Division's Congregational Church. It is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Earliest Recorded Date of Construction: 1/1/1770

Architectural Period/Style: Georgian

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

Interesting Historical Facts or Connections:
Listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Listed Building Status (if applicable): Excellent

Main Material of Construction: Wood

Private/Public Access: Private


Additional Dates of Construction: Not listed

Architect (if known): Not listed

Landscape Designer (if known): Not listed

Admission Fee (if applicable): Not Listed

Opening Hours (if applicable): Not listed

Related Website: Not listed

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