A descendant of the home’s original builder said she was “absolutely disgusted” with the way the town has handled the situation. 103 Parker “…was especially meaningful because it was built by our ancestors, and it was a tangible connection to our family’s history,” said Ruth Cahill.
designated historic homes
250-Year Old Maplewood House Razed By Same Developer Who Clear-Cut Trees in South Orange Without Permit
The house at 103 Parker Avenue was built circa 1775 and is one of 40 homes built in the town before 1860. However, it was not designated by the Maplewood Historic Preservation Commission as a historic landmark.