You are here

Octagon House

-A A +A
1888, Patrick P. Mills. 2201 Grand Ave. (northwest corner of 22nd St.) (NR)

This two-story brick and clapboard dwelling is a side-gabled house hiding behind a large, semi-octagonal front porch topped by a semi-octagonal second story, capped by a smaller, full-octagon third-story tower. It was one of the show homes of Dundee Place (NRD) a historic district of eighteen square blocks. Patrick Mills, perhaps the first architect to open an office in Pueblo, designed the first seven model homes, including this one for realtor John L. Streit.

Writing Credits

Author: 
Thomas J. Noel
×

Data

What's Nearby

Citation

Thomas J. Noel, "Octagon House", [Pueblo, Colorado], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/CO-01-PE19.

Print Source

Buildings of Colorado, Thomas J. Noel. New York: Oxford University Press, 1997, 320-320.

If SAH Archipedia has been useful to you, please consider supporting it.

SAH Archipedia tells the story of the United States through its buildings, landscapes, and cities. This freely available resource empowers the public with authoritative knowledge that deepens their understanding and appreciation of the built environment. But the Society of Architectural Historians, which created SAH Archipedia with University of Virginia Press, needs your support to maintain the high-caliber research, writing, photography, cartography, editing, design, and programming that make SAH Archipedia a trusted online resource available to all who value the history of place, heritage tourism, and learning.

, ,