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Cobb House

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1915–1916. 410 1st St. W.
  • Cobb House

An enclosed porch projects to the street and the entrance is to the side in this one-and-a-half-story Prairie house. The ends of the gable roof project in a “Japanese” fashion; a sloped header window is situated in the gable, and wall dormers gently lift upward to provide windows for the second level.

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Author: 
David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim
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David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim, "Cobb House", [Independence, Iowa], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/IA-01-NO196.

Print Source

Buildings of Iowa, David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim. New York: Oxford University Press, 1993, 404-404.

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