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Davis-Waggoner House

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1899. 207 N. Oak St. (northwest corner of Columbia Ave.)

This large four-square has a typical attic dormer and twin second-story windows. Dentils and quoins emphasize the symmetrical composition on a rectangular plan. This beautifully maintained specimen wears red brick with white wooden trim, including latticework under the Tuscan-columned porch. Constructed for Edwin L. Davis, it is one of old Telluride's finest residences, although it would be a typical home in many Denver neighborhoods. Charles “Buck” Waggoner, president of the Bank of Telluride, later lived here.

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Author: 
Thomas J. Noel
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Thomas J. Noel, "Davis-Waggoner House", [Telluride, Colorado], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/CO-01-SM20.

Print Source

Buildings of Colorado, Thomas J. Noel. New York: Oxford University Press, 1997, 590-590.

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