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1774 Federal

Gloucester, Massachusetts 01930

Herrick-Haskell Tavern

Street Facade
Street Facade
Situated at the bend in the main road leading from Gloucester Harbor to Essex.
Built before the birth of the country, this large antique has served during its life as both a tavern and the West Parish (West Gloucester) Post Office.
Detached, one room studio/workshop behind home has great potential.
Kitchen Fireplace
Kitchen Fireplace
Run your hands over the raised paneled walls in the kitchen and marvel at the skill it took to prepare meals in this fireplace with beehive oven.
Modern Kitchen
Modern Kitchen
The 12 x 20 kitchen has all the modern essentials including dishwasher, garbage disposal, wall oven, and cooktop. You could even try fireplace cookery.
One of 5 Fireplaces
One of 5 Fireplaces
Fireplaces still have original moldings and trims. Floor boards in two rooms average 16" to 20" in width.
Front Parlor
Front Parlor
Slightly more detailed paneling surrounding the fireplace in this room obviously meant for special guests.
2nd Floor Laundry
2nd Floor Laundry
Bedrooms are good size (14x16, 15x16, 9x14) and have decent sized closets.
Nestled beside the Studio out back is this delightful patio area - a cool private space to enjoy the outdoors.
Touch of Whimsey
Touch of Whimsey
Scout around the patio and discover this bit of whimsey added by a previous owner of this delightful home.
Bedrooms 3
Full Baths 2
Heated Sq. Ft. 2,571
Unheated Sq. Ft. 1,102
Stories 3
Acres 0.3
Lot Size 13,204 Sq Ft


  • 1st Floor Bath
  • 2nd Floor Laundry Room
  • Attic
  • Basement
  • Dining room
  • Entry Hall
  • Kitchen
  • Living room
  • Unfinished Basement
  • Walk-Up Attic
  • Automatic outside lights
  • Casement windows
  • Circular driveway
  • Driveway - Dirt
  • Patio
  • Storm Windows
  • Workshop
  • 2nd Staircase
  • Built-in Cabinets
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Ceramic Tile
  • Fireplaces
  • Vinyl floors
  • Wood floors
  • Shingle Roof
  • City sewer
  • City water supply
  • Dishwasher
  • Oil Heating
  • Refrigerator
  • 1102 Sq Ft Unheated Attic
  • 4 Working Fireplaces
  • Additional Outbuildings
  • Dutch Split Door
  • Good Attic Storage
  • Two Attic Rooms

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