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This 1880 Queen Anne style house on South Central Avenue, was the residence of William Chapman, a local architect who designed numerous public buildings as well as residences. William Chapman designed the white marble wings to the Massachusett's State House in nearby Boston. Chapman's family owned this house until about 50 years ago when the present owners purchased it. We will visit this house tomorrow to look at some of the stained glass features inside. What do you think is the function of the bump out above the doorway?