Final Report on 42 Summer Street James Putnam Jr. House Historic District 

The Town of Danvers Historic District Commission held public hearings in September and October, 2022, which discussed the establishment of new historic districts under the provisions of MGL c 40C, as amended. The Commission voted unanimously at its November public meeting to ask town meeting to consider creating the “James Putnam Jr. House Historic District” which is made up of Assessor’s Parcel ID number 034 003, with a street address of 42 Summer Street, to save this First Period c.1715 house from demolition.
 
Town Meeting voted to create this new historic district at 42 Summer Street on May 15, 2023.
 
The Final Study Report is on file with the Planning & Economic Development Office at Danvers Town Hall, but may also be accessed here: