A Greek Revival-Italianate house was built at 5 Brown Square circa 1853. Charles Hesseltine of Weston, Virginia, his wife Mary, from Stafford, New Hampshire, and family were in residence from 1854 to 1872. Hesseltine was listed in the City Directory as a dry-goods owner at 25 Pleasant St. Mrs. Hessletine passed away in 1862, and Mr. Hesseltine died in 1872.

- The Museum of Old Newbury