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PROPERTY INFORMATION

Historic Name

138 John Street

Current Name

Address

138 John Street

Tax Parcel

1114_17.04_8

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

11/3/2015


DESCRIPTION

Setting

West side of John Street opposite the intersection of Quarry Street.

Description

The three bay rectangular aluminum clad gabled residence has its principal ridge line parallel to the the street. The wood porch that partially wraps the south corner of the house has replacement posts supporting the shallow hip roof. The railings are wood lattice. The typical windows are one over one replacement units. On the north facade there are two small double hung windows into a garret and one first floor window. On the south, there is one small unit in the stair. A lower two story two bay gabled full width extension is attached to the rear.


HISTORY

Built

1860

Architect

 

Builder

 

History

Resource shows on 1875 map but not 1852 map, this and architecture indicates a c. 1860 construction date.

Sources

Maps, atlases


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PHOTO FROM 2015 SURVEY


2015 Photo
East and north elevations


2015 Photo
East and south elevations


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