GRANT PARK - LAKE MICHIGAN PARKWAY SOUTH | Property Record | Wisconsin Historical Society

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GRANT PARK - LAKE MICHIGAN PARKWAY SOUTH

Architecture and History Inventory
GRANT PARK - LAKE MICHIGAN PARKWAY SOUTH | Property Record | Wisconsin Historical Society
NAMES
Historic Name:Frederick C. Wulff Overnight Lodge
Other Name:Wulff Overnight Lodge
Contributing: Yes
Reference Number:208462
PROPERTY LOCATION
Location (Address):GRANT PARK - LAKE MICHIGAN PARKWAY SOUTH
County:Milwaukee
City:South Milwaukee
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PROPERTY FEATURES
Year Built:1917
Additions:
Survey Date:2011
Historic Use:inn
Architectural Style:Tudor Revival
Structural System:Unknown
Wall Material:Wood
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Demolished?:No
Demolished Date:
DESIGNATIONS
NOTES
Additional Information:2011-
This building was the residence of the first Milwaukee County Parks Superintendent, Fred C. Wulff. It is currently used by youth groups as an overnight lodge. New floors, windows, and bathroom fixutres were added in 1995.
The building is a T-plan with a corss gable roof and concrete foundation. The walls have brick, stucco, and faux half-timbering, common to the Tudor Revival style. Windows inlcude double-hung and multi-light replacements. Some windows are covered. The building features exposed rafters and eyebrow dormers. This resouce is located in Grant Park, which is included in the Lake Michigan South Parkway.
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RECORD LOCATION
Wisconsin Architecture and History Inventory, State Historic Preservation Office, Wisconsin Historical Society, Madison, Wisconsin

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