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208 W HOWARD ST

Architecture and History Inventory
208 W HOWARD ST | Property Record | Wisconsin Historical Society
NAMES
Historic Name:DAVID G. MUIR HOUSE
Other Name:
Contributing: Yes
Reference Number:3679
PROPERTY LOCATION
Location (Address):208 W HOWARD ST
County:Columbia
City:Portage
Township/Village:
Unincorporated Community:
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PROPERTY FEATURES
Year Built:1884
Additions:
Survey Date:1992
Historic Use:house
Architectural Style:Italianate
Structural System:Brick
Wall Material:Brick
Architect:
Other Buildings On Site:0
Demolished?:No
Demolished Date:
DESIGNATIONS
National/State Register Listing Name: Church Hill Historic District
National Register Listing Date:1/25/1997 12:00:00 AM
State Register Listing Date:3/25/1996 12:00:00 AM
National Register Multiple Property Name:
NOTES
Additional Information:SEGMENTAL ARCHED WINDOWS. BAY ON SIDE. Denticulated and bracketed cornice; broad eaves; segmental arch lintels; two canted bays with similar cornice treatment; one story vestibule; fanlight and sidelights at main entrance; elaborate entrance hood.
Bibliographic References:PORTAGE DAILY REGISTER 4/27/1995.
RECORD LOCATION
Wisconsin Architecture and History Inventory, Division of Historic Preservation, Wisconsin Historical Society, Madison, Wisconsin

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