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PROPERTY INFORMATION

Historic Name

159 JOHN STREET

Current Name

Address

159 JOHN STREET

Tax Parcel

1114_17.03_68

Historic District

Witherspoon Jackson HD

Classification

Noncontributing

Number of Resources

1

Style

Vernacular

Number of Stories

2

Material

Vinyl

Historic Function

Domestic

Current Function

Domestic

Last Entry Update

11/2/2015


DESCRIPTION

Setting

Property on east side of John Street consisting of a house constructed along the sidewalk with property drive on south. Property is shaded.

Description

Property contains 2-story, 3-bay, vinyl-clad, house with end-gabled, asphalt shingled house with 2-story shed roofed addition. Heavily altered with fenestration arrangement plus cladding makes this noncontributing. House does have fine hipped roofed porch on north side. House does have fine hipped roofed porch on north side.


HISTORY

Built

1850

Architect

 

Builder

 

History

House appears on 1852 map and thus is one of the older buildings in the Witherspoon-Jackson neighborhood.

Sources

Maps and atlases.


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2015 Photo
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