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PROPERTY INFORMATION

Historic Name

300-302 JOHN ST

Current Name

Address

300-302 JOHN ST

Tax Parcel

1114_6902_70

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

Northernmost residence on the west side of John Street adjacent to the parking for the Community Park School and town recreational fields directly north. The building is set back a short distance from the sidewalk and has a driveway on the south side.

Description

The two bay vinyl clad gabled residence is very basic in geometry with a street facing gable, full width hip roofed raised front porch and no other special features. The typical window is a one over one replacement with vinyl shutters. The first floor has the left side door and adjoining window much closer together than the second floor windows. the porch roof supports and railings are metal. The north facade is three bays with no window in the upper left, and a small unit in the lower right. The south facade has typical units disposed top left and bottom right with a small unit far back on the first floor.


HISTORY

Built

1925

Architect

 

Builder

 

History

House may have started as outbuilding for house at NW corner of John Street and Birch Ave. First indicated on 1927 Sanborn atlas therefore c. 1925 construction date.

Sources

Aerial maps and Sanborn Atlas.


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