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American Meterological Society (Third Harrison Gray Otis House)
The last and finest of the houses Bulfinch designed for this client, the Third Harrison Gray Otis House marks a high point of the architect's career. Bulfinch here escaped the limits of both his American and English sources, seen in the two previous residences for this leading lawyer-politician. The triple-hung windows of the second level, lighting the principal rooms of the house, command the clean geometry of solid and void in the facade's rectangle of brick above the stone ground floor. Although the interior spaces have been altered, the changing spatial manipulation can still be appreciated
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