Newburyport, MA was settled in 1635 as part of the town of Newbury. In 1764, the General Court of Massachusetts passed “An act for erecting part of the town of Newbury into a new town by the name of Newburyport.” View:

The following photos of First Period, Georgian,and early Federal houses in Newburyport are from the Massachusetts Historical Commission site (MACRIS), taken in 1980. Some house numbers may not have been updated.
NWB.232, Chase, Sprague House, 11-13 Ashland Pl, 1775

NWB.234, Merrill, William House, 18 Ashland St, 1800

NWB.403, Ordway, Charles House, 54 Ashland St, 1775

NWB.89, Knight, Jonathon – Toppan, Joseph House, 13-15 Atwood St, 1765

NWB.90, Todd, Elias House, 14-16 Beck St, 1710

NWB.203, Piper, Robert House, 8-10 Boardman St, 1750

NWB.204, Hoyt, Capt. Joseph C. House, 19-21 Boardman St, 1750

NWB.205, Coffin, Theodore A. House, 26-28 Boardman St, 1750

NWB.690, 29 Boardman St, 1750

NWB.206, Gorwaiz – Brierley House, 30-32 Boardman St, 1750

NWB.207, Morse, Michael House, 34 Boardman St, 1750

NWB.208, Teel, John House, 39-43 Boardman St, 1750

NWB.209, Page, John H. House, 44 Boardman St, 1775

NWB.689, 45 Boardman St, 1750

NWB.210, Clarkson, Capt. James House, 48 Boardman St, 1790

NWB.242, Cross, Benjamin House, 15 Broad St, 1796

NWB.407, Wead House, 19 Broad St, 1796

NWB.417, Coker, Thomas House, 42 Broad St, 1800

NWB.720, 4 Bromfield St, 1750

NWB.161, Lunt, Capt. Joseph House, 6 Bromfield St, 1750

NWB.162, Pierce House, 8 Bromfield St, 1725

NWB.163, Pettingill, Samuel House, 12 Bromfield St, 1750

NWB.698, 55 1/2-57 Bromfield St, 1750

NWB.697, 82 Bromfield St, 1750

NWB.505, Caldwell House, 6 Caldwells Ct, 1800

NWB.297, Newburyport North School, 18 Center St, 1790

NWB.544, Coffin / Woodman House, 8 Coffin Ct, 1750

NWB.514, Curzon’s Mill House, Curzon’s Mill Rd, 1678

NWB.515, Curzon – Marquand House, Curzon’s Mill Rd, 1780

NWB.508, 3 Dove St, 1800

NWB.617, 14 Eagle St, 1802

NWB.214, Butler, John – Rogers, Benjamin House, 17 Elm St, 1750

NWB.1339, 19-21 Elm St, 1725

NWB.630, 11 Essex St, 1800

NWB.91, Kimball, Sarah House, 13 Essex St, 1790

NWB.92, Perkins, Dr. Henry C. House, 15-17 Essex St, 1790

NWB.94, Tappan, Ann G. House, 18 Essex St, 1750

NWB.95, Deford, Samuel House, 19 Essex St, 1800

NWB.631, 20 Essex St, 1790

NWB.96, Chase, Tristam House, 22 Essex St, 1800

NWB.632, 23 Essex St, 1800

NWB.97, Whipple, Charles House, 24 Essex St, 1750

NWB.98, Spofford, Dr. Richard S. House, 27 Fair St, 1790

NWB.101, Follansbee, J. House, 33 Fair St, 1800

NWB.102, Wigglesworth, Edward – Lunt, Abel House, 41 Fair St, 1773

NWB.634, 1 Federal St, 1775

NWB.635, 5 Federal St, 1775

NWB.104, Johnson, William Pierce House, 17 Federal St, 1780

NWB.105, Bartlett, William House, 19 Federal St, 1798

NWB.636, 33 Federal St, 1775

NWB.637, 37 Federal St, 1775

NWB.639, 39 Federal St, 1775

NWB.108, Johnson, Nicholas House, 43 Federal St, 1793

NWB.640, 50 Federal St, 1775

NWB.641, 54-56 Federal St, 1775

NWB.659, 64 Federal St, 1775

NWB.110, Newbury Jail, Old, 68-70 Federal St, 1744

NWB.306, Noyes – Hale House, 71 Federal St, 1775

NWB.642, 72 Federal St, 1775

NWB.759, 79 Federal St, 1775

NWB.520, Newburyport Quaker Meeting House, 36 Ferry Rd, 1743

NWB.429, Somerby, Samuel – Currier, John A. House, 32 Forrester St, 1750

NWB.154, Merrill, Moses M. House, 22-24 Franklin St, 1775

NWB.722, 38 Franklin St, 1750

NWB.723, 44 Franklin St

NWB.422, Brown’s Wharf, Green St, 1800

NWB.324, Bradbury, Theophilus – Spalding, Rev. House, 28 Green St, 1786

NWB.327, Babson, John House, 32 Green St, 1782

NWB.328, Frazier, Moses – Greenleaf, Jonathon House, 37 Green St, 1790

NWB.337, Second Presbyterian Meeting House, 5-7 Harris St, 1796

NWB.169, Thurlow, Charles W. House, 2 Harrison St, 1750

NWB.170, Lunt, Benjamin House, 12 Harrison St, 1750

NWB.716, 14 Harrison St, 1750

NWB.583, 17 High St, 1800

NWB.4, Weed, John House, 53 High St, 1700

NWB.588, 58 High St, 1750

NWB.18, Greenleaf – Wood House, 87 High St, 1799

NWB.34, Stickney – Toppan House, 171-173 High St, 1765

NWB.35, Pettingill – Fowler House, 180 High St, 1792

NWB.37, Rand – Fleming House, 186-188 High St, 1790

NWB.594, 189 High St, 1810

NWB.39, Jackson – Dexter House, 201 High St, 1771

NWB.40, Lowell – Tracy – Johnson House, 203 High St, 1774

NWB.598, 233 High St, 1790

NWB.49, Toppan – Tyng House, 249 High St, 1799

NWB.599, 251 High St, 1800

NWB.601, 253 High St, 1750

NWB.53, Emery, Thomas – Parton, James House, 274 High St, 1797

NWB.605, Sawyer – Hale – Wilkins House, 299 High St, 1775

NWB.607, 309 High St, 1800

NWB.608, 315 High St, 1790

NWB.610, 316 High St, 1775

NWB.58, Hopkinson, William House, 339 High St, 1800

NWB.612, , 343 High St, 1800

NWB.63, Merrill, Orlando House, 354 High St, 1791

NWB.65, Little, Jacob House, 360 High St, 1790

NWB.547, Harrigan, Michael – Kendall, Rebecca House, 61 Hill St, 1775

NWB.246, McQuillan, J. P. H. House, 24 Jefferson St, 1780

NWB.248, Coffin, Joseph House, 29 Jefferson St, 1750

NWB.526, Morrison, Capt. Thomas House, 14-16 Kent St, 1750

NWB.643, 54 Liberty St, 1750

NWB.644, 58 Liberty St, 1790

NWB.111, Currier, Charles House, 23-25 Lime St, 1730

NWB.647, 70 Lime St, 1775

NWB.344, Young House, 86 Lime St, 1775

NWB.345, Young, James House, 87 Lime St, 1775

NWB.751, 88-90 Lime St, 1800

NWB.346, Norris, Caleb House, 92 Lime St, 1775

NWB.347, Brown, Hector C. – Woodman, John House, 97-99 Lime St, 1750

NWB.551, Cobby House, Low St, 1700

NWB.714, 9 Madison St, 1775

NWB.713, 10 Madison St, 1775

NWB.171, Thurlow, Joseph R. House, 11-13 Madison St, 1750

NWB.712, 12 Madison St, 1775

NWB.711, 14 Madison St, 1775

NWB.172, Thurlow, Benjamin House, 28-30 Madison St, 1750

NWB.434, 8 Market St, 1775

NWB.435, Long, Jeremiah House, 10-12 Market St, 1750

NWB.437, Frothingham, Stephen House, 13 Market St, 1790

NWB.438, Horton, John – Foster, Thomas House, 22-24 Market St, 1775

NWB.446, Woart, William – Knapp, Abigail House, 43 Market St, 1753

NWB.704, Marlboro St, 1750

NWB.174, Woodwell, George W. House, 19 Marlboro St, 1750

NWB.178, Jackman, Charles H. House, 40 Marlboro St, 1750

NWB.695, 57-59 Marlboro St, 1750

NWB.694, 76 Marlboro St, 1775

NWB.216, Griffith, J. House, 24 Merrill St, 1750

NWB.249, Remick, Timothy House, 2 Merrimac Ct, 1750

NWB.455, Boardman, Uffin House, 151 Merrimac St, 1750

NWB.457, Caldwell, James House, 177 Merrimac St, 1775

NWB.459, Littlefield, Solomon House, 186-188 Merrimac St, 1830

NWB.460, Brown, John L. House, 189 Merrimac St, 1750

NWB.743, 191 Merrimac St, 1800

NWB.461, Bayley, John House, 193 Merrimac St, 1775

NWB.252, Toppan, Enock C. House, 215 Merrimac St, 1780

NWB.253, Kent, Richard – Pillsbury House, 225-227 Merrimac St, 1750

NWB.664, 280 Merrimac St, 1790

NWB.663, 285 Merrimac St, 1790

NWB.262, Balch – Choate House, 310 Merrimac St, 1775

NWB.264, Dutton, Benjamin – Kenniston, Abner House, 313 Merrimac St, 1798

NWB.269, Morse, Humphrey – Kenniston, Jonathon House, 325-327 Merrimac St, 1790

NWB.465, Church, Admilia House, 428 Merrimac St, 1750

NWB.467, Piper House, 474 Merrimac St, 1750

NWB.650, 51 Middle St, 1780

NWB.651, 61-63 Middle St, 1790

NWB.120, Piper, John E. House, 62 Middle St, 1750

NWB.125, Haskell, Capt. Elias House, 12-14 Milk St, 1750

NWB.126, Appleton House, 24 Milk St, 1775

NWB.127, Griffith, Joseph House, 25 Milk St, 1765

NWB.130, Piper, Henry House, 53-55 Milk St, 1765

NWB.128, Armitage, George House, 48-50 Milk St, 1775

NWB.129, Kimball, Stephen House, 49-51 Milk St, 1775

NWB.131, Kimball, Susannah House, 57 Milk St, 1775

NWB.710, 1 Neptune St, 1775

NWB.179, Pettingill, B. – Thurlow, George House, 2 Neptune St, 1700

NWB.708, 12 Neptune St, 1775

NWB.278, Osgood, Timothy House, 3 Oakland St, 1800

NWB.473, Fox, Stephen R. House, 17-19 Oakland St, 1800

NWB.685, Olive St, 1750

NWB.1949, 5 Olive St, 1775

NWB.1952, 13 Olive St, 1750

NWB.217, Burrill, John House, 15-17 Olive St, 1790

NWB.221, Stover, George House, 26 Olive St, 1750

NWB.134, Aubin, Capt. Philip House, 4 Orange St, 1783

NWB.135, First Presbyterian Society Parsonage, 6 Orange St, 1785

NWB.553, Knight, John L. House, 3 Parker St, 1750

NWB.738, 9 1/2 Prospect St, 1800

NWB.2711, 22 Prospect St, 1800

NWB.359, Young, Jonathan – Foster, Nathaniel House, 24 Prospect St, 1790

NWB.138, Dodge, Greenleaf House, 70-72 Prospect St, 1750

NWB.654, 92 Prospect St, 1800

NWB.142, Greely, Adolphus W. House, 105-107 Prospect St, 1750

NWB.223, Goodwin, E. P. House, 19 Russia St, 1750

NWB.725, 5 Salem St, 1750

NWB.157, Goodwin, Moses J. House, 7 Salem St, 1750

NWB.158, Brickett, Judith House, 8 Salem St, 1750

NWB.143, Garrison, William Lloyd House, 3-5 School St, 1750

NWB.657, 25 School St, 1800

NWB.144, Bragdon, William House, 7-9 Ship St, 1750

NWB.146, Porter, John – Wyatt, Hannah House, 20-22 Ship St, 1750

NWB.147, Stickney, Enoch House, 1 Spring St, 1725

NWB.148, Davenport, Moses House, 3-5 Spring St, 1750

NWB.149, Noyes, Samuel House, 8-10 Spring St, 1785

NWB.658, 11 Spring St, 1800

NWB.735, State St, 1800

NWB.2963, Plumer, George H. Building, 70 State St, 1876

NWB.362, Newburyport Five Cent Savings Bank, 72-80 State St, 1874

NWB.363, Dole, Carlton – Blumpey, Philip H. House, 79 State St, 1845

NWB.2213, First National Store, 82 State St, 1928

NWB.87, Brackett Heel Company – Dodge, N. D. Shoe Factory, 84-86 State St, 1880

NWB.2964, Newburyport A & P Store, 84 State St, 1940

NWB.365, Tracey, Nathaniel House, 94 State St, 1771

NWB.366, Dalton, Michael House, 95 State St, 1747

NWB.570, Carey, James House, 152 State St, 1750

NWB.571, Coker, Benjamin House, 172 State St, 1700

NWB.536, Moseley, Helen C. House, 232 Storey Ave, 1775

NWB.682, 5 Strong St, 1740

NWB.480, Brewster, William House, 31 Summer St, 1750

NWB.376, Kettell, Samuel House, 18-20 Temple St, 1750

NWB.656, 22 Temple St, 1800

NWB.385, Haynes, Hamilton House, 45 Temple St, 1780

NWB.730, Toppan’s Ln, 1800

NWB.572, Toppan, Stephen House, 6 Toppan’s Ln, 1790

NWB.537, Newhall, Joshua House, Turkey Hill Rd, 1750

NWB.538, Little, Col. Moses House, 100 Turkey Hill Rd, 1750

NWB.488, Coffin, Moses House, 30-32 Tyng St, 1800

NWB.489, Carter, Jerimiah – Griffin, Elipbalet House, 47 Tyng St, 1800

NWB.289, Merrill, Nathan House, 11 Union Pl, 1750

NWB.185, Kilborn, Samuel House, 5 Union St, 1750

NWB.703, 6 Union St, 1700

NWB.579, 3 Vernon Ct, 1800

NWB.582, Morrison, Rufus House, 8-10 Vernon St, 1750

NWB.581, Stowell, Gustavius A. House, 9 Vernon St, 1775

NWB.729, 5-7 Washington St, 1775

NWB.493, George, Joseph House, 11 Washington St, 1750

NWB.494, Sumner, Michael S. House, 14 Washington St, 1750

NWB.498, Welch, Richard House, 26-28 Washington St, 1750

NWB.227, Bass, Bishop Edward House, 41-43 Washington St, 1752

NWB.728, 52 Washington St, 1800

NWB.393, Stickney, Caleb House, 48 Water St, 1750

NWB.399, Gwynne, Capt. Anthony Commercial Building, 65 Water St, 1780

NWB.402, Bartlet, William – Rolfe, George House, 105 Water St, 1775

NWB.186, Poor House, 156 Water St, 1725

NWB.187, Cheever, Philip – Cheny, Capt. John C. House, 164-166 Water St, 1750

NWB.724, 168-170 Water St, 1720

NWB.2502, 182 Water St, 1725

NWB.188, Hale, Enoch House, 212 Water St, 1725

NWB.701, 218 Water St, 1750

NWB.190, Woodwell, Gideon House, 241-243 Water St, 1750

NWB.191, Goodwin, P. House, 263 Water St, 1750

NWB.192, Goodwin, Mariner House, 265 Water St, 1725

NWB.194, Walsh, Walter J. House, 284 Water St, 1775

NWB.230, Danforth, Rufus House, 28 Winter St, 1750

This page is consolidated from 184 pages of search results at MACRIS

One thought on “Newburyport Colonial homes

  1. I enjoyded all the houses that you posted, Newburyport has special memories for me. We lived at 20 Jefferson street for awhile in the lat 70th. Two of my children graduated from Newburyport High School

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