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The Parker Borden House is 215 years old, with two-and-half levels of living, six fireplaces and a view across the northern end of Bristol Harbor.

Two centuries with a view of Bristol Harbor

Two centuries with a view of Bristol Harbor

The Parker Borden House has been overlooking the southeast curve of Bristol Harbor for more than 215 years, and the view hasn’t gotten old yet. This two-and-a-half-story, five-bay Federal home was built in 1798 by Shipmaster Parker Borden, with wood repurposed from one of his own ships. Architectural historians will appreciate the palladian window over

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