Connecticut Trust For Historic Preservation

HPX -  November/December 2008 - 66 Franklin Street, New London

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1866 Italianate Housein a New LondonHistoric Register District

 

This house at 66Franklin Street is at the corner of Hempstead Street inthe Hempstead Street Historic District. The area is in the midst of significantrevitalization and most of the homes are part of a mid-19th centuryneighborhood built during New London’swhaling era. The house is offered for $1.00, if removed from the property.Landmarks is searching for someone who can move the house to another local siteor take the house apart for moving to a more distant site. Potential buyersmust demonstrate the ability to remove the home from the site and reconstructit on their own lot. A January 1, 2009 deadline has been set or the threat ofdemolition becomes imminent.

Contact: SandraKersten Chalk, New London Landmarks, Executive Director, 860-442-0003 or newlondonlandmarks@hotmail.com

HPX -  November/December 2008 - 66 Franklin Street, New London

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1866 Italianate Housein a New LondonHistoric Register District

This house at 66Franklin Street is at the corner of Hempstead Street inthe Hempstead Street Historic District. The area is in the midst of significantrevitalization and most of the homes are part of a mid-19th centuryneighborhood built during New London’swhaling era. The house is offered for $1.00, if removed from the property.Landmarks is searching for someone who can move the house to another local siteor take the house apart for moving to a more distant site. Potential buyersmust demonstrate the ability to remove the home from the site and reconstructit on their own lot. A January 1, 2009 deadline has been set or the threat ofdemolition becomes imminent.

Contact: SandraKersten Chalk, New London Landmarks, Executive Director, 860-442-0003 or newlondonlandmarks@hotmail.com