This house is a two-and-a-half-story, two-bay, Late Victorian building and
its main architectural featuresare its hipped-roof porch and interior brick
chimney. It features a front-gable roof that is clad with asphalt shingles
and has aluminum clad eaves. There is aninterior brick chimney located in
the middle of the eastern slope of the roof. The house is clad in aluminum
siding.All of the house’s windows are replacements and those on the south
(front) elevation are flanked by inoperable shutters.
The southelevation of the house features aone-story, full-length, hipped-
roof porch and an off-set front door. The porch roof is clad in asphalt
shingles. The porch is accessed by a concrete staircase with a double iron
balustrade. It features three iron posts and an iron balustrade. The off-
set front door is flanked by one, double, one-over-one, double-hung sash
On the second floor, there are two, single, one-over-one, double-hung sash
windows centered more or less over the front door and the double window on
the first floor. There is one, small, single, one-over-one, double-hung
sash window centered in the gable of this elevation.
The house’s foundation is clad in stucco.
At the rear of the property, there is a one-and-a-half-story, two-bay,
front-gable roofed garage clad in stucco. The roof is clad in asphalt
shingles. 85 Birch Avenue’s car port is attached to its east elevation.