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c. 1870. 519 N. Maurer St.

It is the pair of projecting wall-dormer windows on this Gothic Revival dwelling that catches the eye. At the center is a two-story gable section (which probably once had bargeboards on the gable ends); on each side, forming a balanced composition, are one-and-a-half-story wings with projecting wall dormers. On the ground level, two porches (the one on the left is original) complete the design.

Writing Credits

David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim


What's Nearby


David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim, "House", [Wilton, Iowa], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—,

Print Source

Buildings of Iowa, David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim. New York: Oxford University Press, 1993, 155-155.

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