You are here

Grace Episcopal Church

-A A +A
1856. 2100 N. 2nd St.
  • Grace Episcopal Church

This is a mid-nineteenth-century interpretation of the tradition of the rural or village English church. The scale is small, as is generally the case with Episcopal churches, and the fineness of detailing is well carried out. In plan, this church has a corner entrance tower and buttressed side walls. In 1898 two bays were added to the church; in 1904 the ceiling was removed and the beamed roof was exposed.

Writing Credits

Author: 
David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim
×

Data

What's Nearby

Citation

David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim, "Grace Episcopal Church", [Clinton, Iowa], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/IA-01-ME100.

Print Source

Buildings of Iowa, David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim. New York: Oxford University Press, 1993, 63-63.

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.

, ,