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Alamosa Senior Center (Hunt House)

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Hunt House
1879. Near northeast corner of 1st St. and Colorado Ave.

Town founder Alexander C. Hunt built this large clapboard house with Carpenter's Gothic detailing, a second-story portico on the east, and a two-story bay on the south. Over the years the house has been remodeled inside to accommodate a funeral home, a nursing home, and, since the 1970s, a senior center, but the exterior retains much of its rich Italianate trim and dripping vergeboard.

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Thomas J. Noel
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Thomas J. Noel, "Alamosa Senior Center (Hunt House)", [Alamosa, Colorado], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/CO-01-AL02.

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