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PROPERTY INFORMATION

Historic Name

214 Witherspoon Street

Current Name

Address

214 Witherspoon Street

Tax Parcel

1114_15.02_61

Historic District

Witherspoon Jackson HD

Classification

Contributing

Number of Resources

1

Style

Vernacular

Number of Stories

2

Material

Stucco

Historic Function

Domestic

Current Function

Domestic

Last Entry Update

11/4/2015


DESCRIPTION

Setting

West side of Witherspoon Street north of Lytle Street. Small raised planting area from the sidewalk to the building line, alley on the north side.

Description

2 1/2 story gabled stuccoed residential structure on a raised foundation, gable facing the street. A reconstructed hip roofed porch across 2/3 of the facade serves a pair of doors on the left side. The paired one over one replacement window unit on the right is directly below one of two such units at the second floor level. There is a single window in the gable end. There are new shed dormers on each side of the roof, and a two story shed roof addition to the rear. The fenestration on both side walls is irregular.


HISTORY

Built

1870

Architect

 

Builder

 

History

House appears on early maps of the area possibly as early as 1852 but appears certain by 1875 as shown on the 1875 map.

Sources

Early maps, architecture.


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PHOTO FROM 2015 SURVEY


2015 Photo
East and south elevations


2015 Photo
East and north elevations


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