Timothy Ball House

This house is a private residence. Please respect the privacy and property of the owners. This gem was constructed in 1743, during Maplewood’s early settlement period, when settlers pushed out from Newark to the ridge of “the first mountain.” There is a local legend that George Washington stayed in the Timothy Ball House during the period […]

Vaux Hall

This house is a private residence. Please respect the privacy and property of the owners. Vaux Hall is a two-story Greek Revival style wood frame structure constructed in 1843 and was owned and occupied by the Pierson family from the time of its construction until 2000. Vaux Hall was constructed by Lewis Pierson (1801-1889), the youngest son […]

Robert H Grasmere Local History Center

WHAT IT IS The Center’s formal mission statement says, in brief, it is a place to collect, store & preserve documents relating to Maplewood and its history for the use of the community…for reference, for local history information and for genealogical research.  The Center is overseen by the Durand Hedden House of Maplewood. The Center […]

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