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233 W HOWARD ST

Architecture and History Inventory
233 W HOWARD ST | Property Record | Wisconsin Historical Society
NAMES
Historic Name:German Evangelical Church
Other Name:
Contributing: Yes
Reference Number:3682
PROPERTY LOCATION
Location (Address):233 W HOWARD ST
County:Columbia
City:Portage
Township/Village:
Unincorporated Community:
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PROPERTY FEATURES
Year Built:1871
Additions:C. 1918
Survey Date:1992
Historic Use:church
Architectural Style:Romanesque Revival
Structural System:
Wall Material:Cream Brick
Architect:
Other Buildings On Site:
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:East square tower irregularly counter-balanced by steeple on west; steeple - square tower with round arch entry, corbeling and pilasters; lantern with louvred round arch openisng and string courses; pyramidal spire; east square tower with corbeling and parapet; main building - corbeling, round arch windows and string courses along facade; round arch windows divided by pilasters along side elevations; recessed main entrance - double doors under round arch lintel and stained glass overlight. Related building: parsonage (38/13) at 231 W. Howard St.
Bibliographic References:(A) Date stone.
RECORD LOCATION
Wisconsin Architecture and History Inventory, Division of Historic Preservation, Wisconsin Historical Society, Madison, Wisconsin

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