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Brown House Restaurant (Brown House Hotel)

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Brown House Hotel
1898, Thomas Brown. 208 N. Ridge St.

Thomas and Maude Brown's 1898 addition transformed a four-square into a rectangular hotel. Atop a stone foundation with log crossbeams are a maze of rooms on the first and second stories. Now an upscale restaurant, the house remains architecturally ambivalent, with both classical four-square simplicity and romantic Italianate bracketing, cresting, and porch trim.

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Thomas J. Noel
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Thomas J. Noel, "Brown House Restaurant (Brown House Hotel)", [Breckenridge, Colorado], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/CO-01-ST14.

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Buildings of Colorado, Thomas J. Noel. New York: Oxford University Press, 1997, 461-461.

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