“The Foster-Grant House” at 39 Summer Street was built in 1717 and has many well-preserved original First Period elements. The photo below shows the fireplace and summer beam in the house.  View a slideshow of this house.

Foster Grant House , Summer Street in Ipswich MA

The Foster-Grant house circa 1980, from the MACRIS site. Note the single windows on the right side.
Late 19th Century photo of Summer Street by Edward Darling–the Foster-Grant house is on the right.

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