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c. 1927. 919 Washington St.

This is a Tudor Revival house in half-timber, stucco, and stone. The roof of the living room wing has been brought down so close to the ground (almost to the scale of a dollhouse) that the windows at the eave side have been treated as wall dormers. The main front entrance is through a deep porch set between two projecting stone walls.

Writing Credits

Author: 
David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim
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David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim, "House", [Cedar Falls, Iowa], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/IA-01-NO025.

Print Source

Buildings of Iowa, David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim. New York: Oxford University Press, 1993, 359-359.

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