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Mathewson House

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1860s. 41 Mathewson Rd.

This large, cross-gabled clapboard structure is distinguished by its two-story porch in Carpenter Gothic stickwork with paired supports. The abstract quality of its all-encompassing screen of the front elevation is impressive, and appropriate in the context of harbor and river views and breezes.

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William H. Jordy et al.
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William H. Jordy et al., "Mathewson House", [Barrington, Rhode Island], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/RI-01-BA15.

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