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Elisha Cobb House, Prince Valley Road, Truro, Barnstable County, MA



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Location
Prince Valley Road, Truro, MA

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS MA-705
Unprocessed field note material exists for this structure (FN-278).
Significance: The Elisha Cobb House is a typically Cape Cod "double house" except that it has two salt box lean-tos instead of one continuous lean-to. Various interior alterations have been made. / The Elisha Cobb House, early nineteenth century, is an example of a traditional Cape Cod "house-and-a-half" which was enlarged to a "double-house." Elisha Cobb was a master of fishing vessels. Building Number 14-40 in the Cape Cod National Seashore.

Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. VIEW FROM THE SOUTHWEST
2. VIEW FROM THE NORTHEAST
3. WEST ROOM


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