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Loring-Greenough House

  • 12 South Street Jamaica Plain, MA, 02130 United States (map)

An outstanding example of Georgian Colonial architecture, this house was the hub of a large and actively developed farm, built as a country residence and farmstead in 1760 for wealthy British naval officer Commodore Joshua Loring. The house was confiscated by colonial forces and in 1776 served as a headquarters for General Nathanael Greene and, soon after, a hospital for Continental Army soldiers following the Battle of Bunker Hill. Displayed throughout the House are American furniture and decorative arts from the 18th through the early 20th centuries; as well as fine art, both American and European, from the same periods.

Saturday: 10am-6pm and Sunday 10am-6pm
12 South St, Jamaica Plain, 02130

Loring-Greenough House
Architect: Unknown
Year: 1760

617-524-3158  | Wheelchair accessible (first floor and grounds)