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205 N GROVE ST

Architecture and History Inventory
205 N GROVE ST | Property Record | Wisconsin Historical Society
NAMES
Historic Name:Roethlisberger House
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Contributing:
Reference Number:47580
PROPERTY LOCATION
Location (Address):205 N GROVE ST
County:Iowa
City:Barneveld
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PROPERTY FEATURES
Year Built:1902
Additions:
Survey Date:1986
Historic Use:house
Architectural Style:Gabled Ell
Structural System:
Wall Material:Clapboard
Architect:
Other Buildings On Site:0
Demolished?:No
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DESIGNATIONS
National/State Register Listing Name: Roethlisberger House
National Register Listing Date:9/29/1986 12:00:00 AM
State Register Listing Date:1/1/1989 12:00:00 AM
National Register Multiple Property Name:Multiple Resources of Barneveld
NOTES
Additional Information: REMARKABLY INTACT, THIS TWO-STORY RESIDENCE FEATURES A ONE-STORY WING, A PORCH SUPPORTED BY TURNED POSTS, ORIGINAL QUEEN ANNE WINDOWS WITH STAINED-GLASS OUTER PANES, AND A CARVED FRONT DOOR WITH AN OVAL GLASS WINDOW. THE GABLED ELL DESIGN OF THE DWELLING IS NOTED BY ITS CHARACTERISTIC L PLAN CONFIGURATION. ASPHALT SHINGLES COVER THE MULTIPLE GABLE ROOFS, WHILE SHINGLES, FRIEZE BOARDS AND SUNBURST MOTIFS EMBELLISH THE OPEN GABLE END OF THE FRONT FACADE. THE CLAPBOARD EXTERIOR IS ACCENTUATED WITH A WOOD TRIM, SUCH AS THAT WHICH CAN BE FOUND ON THE CORNER BOARDS. THE HOUSE IS FOUND TO BE IN EXCELLENT CONDITION. THIS DWELLING WAS BUILT IN 1902, AND WAS ASSOCIATED HISTORICALLY WITH A PERSON NAMED KENDRICKS (OWNER).
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RECORD LOCATION
Wisconsin Architecture and History Inventory, Division of Historic Preservation, Wisconsin Historical Society, Madison, Wisconsin

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