Westfield, New Jersey: Addams Family House

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Inspiration for the Addams Family house. Westfield, New Jersey - Addams Family House

On Elm Street in Westfield, New Jersey is the Victorian-style house that inspired cartoonist and writer Charles Addams to create the Addams family. He grew up near the house and it looks very similar to the creepy mansion he envisioned. The current owners added a porch and it is very elegant and stately now. I somehow would like to think that Uncle Fester would not approve.

[Mike Vlkovic, 07/17/2003]

Addams Family House:
Elm Street.

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