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Waterbury House

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1900–1901. 501 Spriggs St.

The design of the Waterbury house would appear to be from the same hand as the Colonial Revival Fitzgerald house at 305 North Jackson Street ( NO042). Though not identical, the three roof dormers of the Waterbury house assert themselves in a fashion almost like that of the dormers on the Fitzgerald dwelling. The Waterbury house has walls of brick, a single-floor porch across the entire front, and an angled bay on the second floor directly above the entrance.

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Author: 
David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim
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David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim, "Waterbury House", [Charles City, Iowa], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/IA-01-NO049.

Print Source

Buildings of Iowa, David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim. New York: Oxford University Press, 1993, 364-365.

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