Tenney Lapham Housing
The first house in the Tenney Lapham neighborhood is believed to been built in 1837 at 803 E Gorham St. From 1837 to 1899, another 238 homes were added to the neighborhood. By 1910, there were 566 T-L homes, and by 1920, a total of 775 homes. It is estimated that in 2018, there are now 1030 distinct homes (excluding apartment complexes with more than 4 units).
This website celebrates the older homes of Tenney Lapham. Here you will find photos and stories of older homes as well as restoration resources and historical information. Click on the green rectangles to see more information.
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803 E Gorham: photo by Mark Bennett