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Union Congregational Church

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1883. 403 Maroon Ave. (northeast corner of 4th St.)

Eastlake trim adorns this frame, front-gabled Carpenter Gothic church. The lovely square corner tower tapers to an open bell cupola with an arched cutout, elaborate brackets, and a balustrade. Horizontal clapboard siding contrasts with vertical trim boards. A tripartite lancet group high in the front wall corresponds to three double-hung windows at the first-floor level. The entry is protected by a Gothic-arched canopy and the bargeboard is decorated with trefoil cutouts.

Writing Credits

Thomas J. Noel


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Thomas J. Noel, "Union Congregational Church", [Crested Butte, Colorado], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—,

Print Source

Buildings of Colorado, Thomas J. Noel. New York: Oxford University Press, 1997, 541-541.

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