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822 MACARTHUR AVE

Architecture and History Inventory
822 MACARTHUR AVE | Property Record | Wisconsin Historical Society
NAMES
Historic Name:ARDATH AND MADELINE GARNICH HOUSE
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Contributing: Yes
Reference Number:749
PROPERTY LOCATION
Location (Address):822 MACARTHUR AVE
County:Ashland
City:Ashland
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PROPERTY FEATURES
Year Built:1924
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Survey Date:19822012
Historic Use:house
Architectural Style:Dutch Colonial Revival
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Wall Material:Stucco
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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:DESCRIPTION: A large two story plus attic house on a broad rectangular plan that runs parallel to MacArthur Avenue that features a massive New England gambrel roof, stucco siding and an exposed red brick chimney on the southeast end, on either side of which in the attic are small quarter circle windows and rectangular windows on the second and third stories. The front facade is dominated by the broad roof that is pierced on the second floor by a long shed roof dormer whose rectangular windows are arranged strictly symmetrically with a single window in the center and two coupled windows at each end. Below, the first story has a central entry emphasized by the arched pediment projecting from the base of the roofline, which has broad eaves extending over the tall rectangular ground level windows.
Bibliographic References:[A] ASHLAND ASSESSOR'S CARD A buiding permit for this house (on file at the City Hall) is dated 24 Ocotber 1924; for Ardith Garnich at an esitmated cost of $5,500.
RECORD LOCATION
Wisconsin Architecture and History Inventory, Division of Historic Preservation, Wisconsin Historical Society, Madison, Wisconsin

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