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516-518 WATER ST

Architecture and History Inventory
516-518 WATER ST | Property Record | Wisconsin Historical Society
NAMES
Historic Name:ROCHESTER LUMBER CO. BOARDING HOUSE
Other Name:THE MILL HOUSE
Contributing: Yes
Reference Number:68199
PROPERTY LOCATION
Location (Address):516-518 WATER ST
County:Sheboygan
City:Sheboygan Falls
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PROPERTY FEATURES
Year Built:1837
Additions:
Survey Date:1975
Historic Use:boarding house
Architectural Style:Greek Revival
Structural System:
Wall Material:Clapboard
Architect:
Other Buildings On Site:0
Demolished?:No
Demolished Date:
DESIGNATIONS
National/State Register Listing Name: Cole Historic District
National Register Listing Date:12/1/1988 12:00:00 AM
State Register Listing Date:1/1/1989 12:00:00 AM
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NOTES
Additional Information:Two 'site files' (Rochester Lumber Co. Boarding House & Cole Historic District) exist for this property. They contain additional information such as correspondence, newspaper clippings, or historical information. They are public records and may be viewed in person at the State Historical Society, Division of Historic Preservation.
Bibliographic References:SHEBOYGAN FALLS WALKING TOUR PAMPHLET. PLYMOUTH REVIEW 5/23/1996. SHEBOYGAN FALLS NEWS 10/2/1996. Take a Walk on Main Street: Historic Walking Tours in Wisconsin's Main Street Communities, Wisconsin Main Street Program, 1998. Sheboygan Press 2/29/2004.
RECORD LOCATION
Wisconsin Architecture and History Inventory, Division of Historic Preservation, Wisconsin Historical Society, Madison, Wisconsin

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