220 S JACKSON ST
Architecture and History Inventory
Historic Name: R.A. LOVELAND HOUSE
Reference Number: 20117
Location (Address): 220 S JACKSON ST
Year Built: 1861
Historic Use: house
Architectural Style: Italianate
Property Type: Building
Wall Material: Clapboard
Other Buildings On Site:
National/State Register Listing Name:
OLD 4TH WARD H D
National Register Listing Date: 1990-05-30
State Register Listing Date:
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Additional Information: This two story frame house with narrow lap siding is an example of the Italianate style (see 302 South Locust Street). Italianate features include the low pitch roof, overhanging eave with decorative brackets, double doors with glass panels, tall first story windows, and decorative window moldings. The full front porch is typical of the style.
This house was built in about 1860. The first recorded owner is R.A. Loveland, a partner in the firm of Payne, Hastings and Company, proprietors of the Rock County Woolen Mills. Loveland served as mayor of Janesville.
Bibliographic References: (A) TAX ROLLS.
(B) HISTORIC JANESVILLE, HERITAGE PRESERVATION ASSOCIATES, INC. MACDONALD AND MACK PARTNERSHIP, CITY OF JANESVILLE DEPARTMENT OF COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT, 1994.
(C) ASSESSMENT ROLLS, 1858, 1860, 1865, 1870, 1880, 1890.
(D) CITY DIRECTORIES, 1859-60, 1870-71, 1885.
(E) HISTORY OF ROCK COUNTY.
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