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Weeden Farm (Willow Dell; Colonel Jeremiah Bowen House)
The Weeden farmhouse is another one-and-one-half-story, five-bay farmhouse, with an exceptional spread to the roof which is enhanced by a slight flared curvature of the roof above the eaves. The roof sits tightly on a rather large transomed door with pairs of smallish vertical windows to either side, which gives the elevation its particular character. The three dormers, possibly together with the two-story ell, were probably added later when it was used as a summer house. Originally the land belonged to John Hull of Boston, one of the Pettaquamscutt Purchasers, as part of a 600-acre farm stretching to the shore. Colonel Bowen built this house for his daughter, but it is generally known for Wager Weeden, who purchased it in 1826, and his descendants, who occupied it into the twentieth century. Although his grandson William inherited the house, Weeden's
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