[<< wikipedia] Joseph K. James House
The Joseph K. James House is a historic house at 83 Belmont Street in Somerville, Massachusetts.  This 3 story wood frame house was built in  1893-4 for Joseph Knightley James, a partner in a local soap manufacturer.  It is one of Somerville's best examples of Queen Anne and Colonial Revival styling.  It has a rectangular Colonial Revival form with a pitched hip roof, with a Queen Anne turret and chimney tops.  The front porch is supported by clusters of columns and features a pedimented gable over the entry that is decorated with a hand-carved lion's head surrounded by a floral design.The house was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1998.

== See also ==
National Register of Historic Places listings in Somerville, Massachusetts

== References ==

3.  The Somerville Journal, March 15, 1894, page 1.