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7836 STATE HIGHWAY 42

Architecture and History Inventory
7836 STATE HIGHWAY 42 | Property Record | Wisconsin Historical Society
NAMES
Historic Name:Cupola House (Levi Thorp House)
Other Name:Cupola House
Contributing:
Reference Number:79000073
PROPERTY LOCATION
Location (Address):7836 STATE HIGHWAY 42
County:Door
City:Egg Harbor
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PROPERTY FEATURES
Year Built:1871
Additions:
Survey Date:1975
Historic Use:house
Architectural Style:Italianate
Structural System:Balloon Frame
Wall Material:Clapboard
Architect:
Other Buildings On Site:
Demolished?:No
Demolished Date:
DESIGNATIONS
National/State Register Listing Name: CUPOLA HOUSE
National Register Listing Date:7/16/1979 12:00:00 AM
State Register Listing Date:1/1/1989 12:00:00 AM
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NOTES
Additional Information:PAIRED BRACKETS UNDER EAVES. KING POST TRUSS IN DORMER GABLE. CUPOLA ON DECK. BALUSTRADE AROUND DECK SPIKE W/SCROLL CUT SUPPORTS ATOP CUPOLA, SMALLER ONE ATOP DORMER GABLE. Also on property: barn and milk house.

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Bibliographic References:EARLY DOOR COUNTY BUILDINGS AND THE PEOPLE WHO BUILT THEM, PP. 38-45 BY JOHN KAHLERT AND ALBERT QUINLAN 1978, MEADOW LANE PUBLISHERS. STURGEON BAY DOOR COUNTY ADVOCATE 12/15/1995.
RECORD LOCATION
Wisconsin Architecture and History Inventory, Division of Historic Preservation, Wisconsin Historical Society, Madison, Wisconsin

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