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PROPERTY INFORMATION

Historic Name

112 Witherspoon Street

Current Name

Address

112 Witherspoon Street

Tax Parcel

1114_17.02_103

Historic District

Witherspoon Jackson HD

Classification

Contributing

Number of Resources

1

Style

Vernacular

Number of Stories

2

Material

Vinyl

Historic Function

Domestic

Current Function

Domestic

Last Entry Update

12/8/2015


DESCRIPTION

Setting

This property is located on the west side of Witherspoon Street north of the intersection with Green Street. Witherspoon Street has a tree-lined sidewalk on both sides. This is a narrow lots, one of the smallest in the entire Witherspoon-Jackson neighborhood.

Description

Two story rectangular house with gable end facing the street. The first floor of the three bay structure is a half level above the street with a brick stair leading to a full width one story shed roof front porch with turned wood posts with simple rectangular balustrades in between. The front door in the north bay of the porch is a mid-20th century replacement unit with inset rising lights. The house has narrow clapboard style vinyl or aluminum siding with one over one replacement windows. The side walls are mostly blank, with no doors and few windows. The most prominent window on the south elevation is set back near the southwest corner and is a paired unit. The house features an asphalt shingled roof.


HISTORY

Built

1897

Architect

 

Builder

 

History

This house was constructed c. 1897. Historic maps show a vacant lot in this location as late as the Sanborn Atlas of 1895. The house appears on the map of 1898 and all subsequent maps and aerials.

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PHOTO FROM 2015 SURVEY


2015 Photo
South and east elevations


2015 Photo
East elevation


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