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5479 COUNTY HIGHWAY Y

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NAMES
Historic Name:St. Augustine Catholic Church and Cemetery
Other Name:ST. AUGUSTINE CATHOLIC CHURCH
Contributing:
Reference Number:14272
PROPERTY LOCATION
Location (Address):5479 COUNTY HIGHWAY Y
County:Washington
City:
Township/Village:Trenton
Unincorporated Community:
Town:11
Range:20
Direction:E
Section:25
Quarter Section:SE
Quarter/Quarter Section:SE
PROPERTY FEATURES
Year Built:1855
Additions:
Survey Date:1978
Historic Use:church
Architectural Style:Romanesque Revival
Structural System:
Wall Material:Fieldstone
Architect:
Other Buildings On Site:
Demolished?:No
Demolished Date:
DESIGNATIONS
National/State Register Listing Name: St. Augustine Catholic Church and Cemetery
National Register Listing Date:5/3/1990 12:00:00 AM
State Register Listing Date:1/23/1990 12:00:00 AM
National Register Multiple Property Name:
NOTES
Additional Information:BUILT TO SERVE MISSION EST BY FATHER CASPER REHRL. HEAVILY MORTARED FIELDSTONE W/APPLIED MORTAR JOINTS. SCHOOL WAS RUN IN BASEMENT BY SISTERS OF ST. AGNES OF BARTON. OCTAGONAL PAVILION ROOF ON SQUARE CLAPBOARD BELFRY. CUPOLA. ROUND ARCHED STAINED GLASS WINDOWS. The church was in regular operation until 1985.
Bibliographic References:ZIMMERMANN, RUSSELL "THE HERITAGE GUIDEBOOK" (HERITAGE BANKS 1976). PERRIN, RICHARD, THE ARCHITECTURE OF WISCONSIN, PP. 46-47 (1967). WEST BEND DAILY NEWS 1/17/1995. Washington County History and Driving Tours presented by the Washington County Landmarks Commission, 1999.
RECORD LOCATION
Wisconsin Architecture and History Inventory, Division of Historic Preservation, Wisconsin Historical Society, Madison, Wisconsin

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