Princeton’s Historic Resources     A Service of the Historic Preservation Commission

Home   2015 Survey   Search   Districts   Styles   Classes

   11 Quarry Street

PROPERTY INFORMATION

Historic Name

11 Quarry Street

Current Name

Address

11 Quarry Street

Tax Parcel

1114_17.03_88

Historic District

Witherspoon Jackson HD

Classification

Noncontributing

Number of Resources

1

Style

Vernacular

Number of Stories

2

Material

Machine Shingle

Historic Function

Domestic

Current Function

Domestic

Last Entry Update

10/31/2015


DESCRIPTION

Setting

This property is located on the north side of Quarry Street just west of the intersection with Witherspoon Street. Quarry Street is a residential street with a tree-lined sidewalk on both sides.

Description

Five bay rectangular, tewo story gable roof with the ridge parallel to the street. The five second story one over one windows are evenly spaced across the facade and aligned with the two right hand units and front door below. The other side of the hip roof porch has been enclosed and has a three part picture window. The porch has a small gable front aligned with the entrance door. the porch wraps the east facade where there are two doors on either side of a brick panel that is the base of a chimney that disappears behind the machine shingle siding on the rest of the facade then reappears centered on the gable end. The porch has replacement posts with a greater spacing than original. There is a two story shed extension off the rear aligned with the west gable end.


HISTORY

Built

1840

Architect

 

Builder

 

History

The house was constructed c. 1840. It appears on the map of 1852 and on all subsequent maps and atlases.

Sources


LINKS AND ATTACHMENTS

UPDATE

If you have additional information or corrections to the existing information, send an email to ekim@princetonnj.gov.
Submitted information is reviewed by the Princeton HPC prior to updating the database.


PHOTO FROM 2015 SURVEY


2014 Photo
South (main) elevation


2015 Photo
South and west elevations


2015 Photo
South and east elevations


2015 Photo
Detail of east elevation


HISTORIC PHOTOGRAPHS

All information on this site is © the Princeton HPC and should not be used without attribution.