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920 CHAPPLE AVE

Architecture and History Inventory
920 CHAPPLE AVE | Property Record | Wisconsin Historical Society
NAMES
Historic Name:BENJAMIN AND LUCILLE METTERNICH HOUSE
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Contributing: Yes
Reference Number:592
PROPERTY LOCATION
Location (Address):920 CHAPPLE AVE
County:Ashland
City:Ashland
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PROPERTY FEATURES
Year Built:1933
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Survey Date:19822012
Historic Use:house
Architectural Style:Georgian Revival
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Wall Material:Brick
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Demolished?:No
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DESIGNATIONS
National/State Register Listing Name: Chapple and MacArthur Avenues Residential Historic District
National Register Listing Date:5/27/2014 12:00:00 AM
State Register Listing Date:8/23/2013 12:00:00 AM
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NOTES
Additional Information:A clear and good example of Georgian Revival style, not frequently found in Ashland. Red brick symmetrical facade with chimneys at each end of gabled house. Front entry includes fine example of the style's typical fan light entries with semi-circular portico and columns.

Metternich was the general manager of the Marathon Paper Mills.
Bibliographic References:Original permit dated 29 September 1933; cost, $8,000, builder Roy Murphy Anna Sullivan, widow to Marathon Paper Mills Co., Warranty Deed, 13 October 1933, 141/202, #90472.
RECORD LOCATION
Wisconsin Architecture and History Inventory, Division of Historic Preservation, Wisconsin Historical Society, Madison, Wisconsin

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