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Thomas Bailey House

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1700, c. 1920s. 14 Grinnell Rd.

This shingled, center-chimney gambrel house, one of the oldest in Little Compton, has been gradually extended in several directions until it ambles into the landscape. Such accretive design inspired many twentieth-century emulations built, however, all at one time.

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Author: 
William H. Jordy et al.
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William H. Jordy et al., "Thomas Bailey House", [Little Compton, Rhode Island], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/RI-01-LC14.

Print Source

Buildings of Rhode Island, William H. Jordy, with Ronald J. Onorato and William McKenzie Woodward. New York: Oxford University Press, 2004, 493-493.

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