Emery Grover Building (Old Needham High School)

1330 Highland Avenue
Needham, Mass.

Year Built: 1898

Built in 1898. The accepted plans vary in a number of ways from the building as it was later built. Specifically, the building has porticos on each end and the window arrangement and configuration is different.


Registries

• National Register


References

• Massachusetts Cultural Resources Information System, Massachusetts Historical Commission, Inventory No. NEE.34 (Emery Grover Building, 1330 Highland Avenue, 1898, Charles Brigham, architect).

• National Register of Historic Places, 8/20/1987, Charles Brigham, architect, National Park Service #87001393.

• Architect and Building News, 7/25/1896


Images



Front, 2009


Portico, 2009


Windows Above Portico, 2009


Front, 2009



Front Entry, 2009


Window Detail, 2009


Window Detail, 2009


Window Detail and Sills, 2009


Window Detail and Sill, 2009


Delmonico Brick, 2009


Rear, 2009


1980, Massachusetts Historical Commission


1980, Massachusetts Historical Commission


Original Plans, American Architect and Building News, 7/25/1896


Original Plans, Cornice and Window Detail, American Architect and Building News, 7/25/1896


Original Plans, window detail, American Architect and Building News, 7/25/1896

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