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PROPERTY INFORMATION

Historic Name

180 John St

Current Name

Address

180 John St

Tax Parcel

1114_17.04_17

Historic District

Witherspoon Jackson HD

Classification

Contributing

Number of Resources

1

Style

Vernacular

Number of Stories

2

Material

Aluminum

Historic Function

Domestic

Current Function

Domestic

Last Entry Update

11/3/2015


DESCRIPTION

Setting

Unshaded lot with gentle downward slope to north on west side of street. House set back 10' from sidewalk and 15' from curve. A low retaining curb of flat rocks runs along the sidewalk in front of house.

Description

Small, 2-story, 3-bay, rectangular, asphalt shingled, end gabled core with two-story rear "ell" addition and 1-story rear shed roofed addition in void. Stucco clad chimney with chimney at crest near south end. All walls clad in aluminum siding. House oriented east to street. Fenestration is 1x1 replacement sash units: two near corners on 2nd level, and three openings on 1st level aligned with windows above. Door is at NE corner and opens to hipped-roof porch supported by older turned wooden posts. Post sit on masonry piers the height of railing with aluminum sided railing walls in between. Masonry porch foundation with cement steps and metal railings opposite door reaching to grade.

North end partially obscured by two windows at 2nd level of ell are visible. South fa├žade shows single sash unit at 1st level, SE corner of core. Rear ell has 2 windows at upper level/ small addition protrudes 4 feet beyond end wall of core.


HISTORY

Built

1880

Architect

 

Builder

 

History

C. 1880 date because it does not show on the 1875 map but does appear on the 1890 map.

Sources

Map research, architecture


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