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754 JENIFER ST

Architecture and History Inventory
754 JENIFER ST | Property Record | Wisconsin Historical Society
NAMES
Historic Name:John George Ott House
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Reference Number:16105
PROPERTY LOCATION
Location (Address):754 JENIFER ST
County:Dane
City:Madison
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PROPERTY FEATURES
Year Built:1873
Additions: 1914
Survey Date:1982
Historic Use:house
Architectural Style:Italianate
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Wall Material:Brick
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Other Buildings On Site:0
Demolished?:No
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DESIGNATIONS
National/State Register Listing Name: Ott, John George, House
National Register Listing Date:9/23/1982 12:00:00 AM
State Register Listing Date:1/1/1989 12:00:00 AM
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NOTES
Additional Information:MAP CODE IS 0709-134-2802-9.

This ornate Italianate building was the home of John George Ott, a German-Swiss immigrant, businessman and civic leader.

Madison Historic Landmark: 10/1/1979. ALSO IN JENIFER-SPAIGHT HISTORIC DISTRICT 07/16/2004
Bibliographic References:TAX RECORDS. THE CAPITAL TIMES 10/12/1996. Third lake Ridge Historic District: A Walking Tour. 1997, Madison Landmarks Commission and the Madison Trust for Historic Preservation. Housing Madison: Where We Live, Where We Work. Ed. Anna Vemer Andrzejewski and Arnold R. Alanen for “Nature + City: Vernacular Buildings and Landscapes of the Upper Midwest,” 2012 Meeting of the Vernacular Architecture Forum (VAF).
RECORD LOCATION
Wisconsin Architecture and History Inventory, Division of Historic Preservation, Wisconsin Historical Society, Madison, Wisconsin

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