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Mrs. S. A. Lawton House

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after 1903, J. A. Rodbird, builder. 28 9th St. NE
  • Mrs. S. A. Lawton House

The French flavor of the Lawton house is the result not only of its Mansard roof but also of its elegant, self-contained proportions, ashlar masonry construction with corner quoins, and raised window frames. The architect is unknown; the builder erected the house for $4,700.

Writing Credits

Author: 
Pamela Scott and Antoinette J. Lee
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Pamela Scott and Antoinette J. Lee, "Mrs. S. A. Lawton House", [Washington, District of Columbia], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/DC-01-CN22.

Print Source

Buildings of the District of Columbia, Pamela Scott and Antoinette J. Lee. New York: Oxford University Press, 1993, 257-257.

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