Behind the store block, a mildly Italianate, quite plain superintendent's house proclaims its ascendancy over the lesser workers' houses along School Street by its greater size and relative isolation. Paired brackets under the eaves and paired windows with peaked labels (except for a round-arched couplet window in the gable) are the sole concessions of this clapboarded box to historic style, although a replaced front porch and portal may once have further embellished it.
You are here
Forestdale Mill Superintendent's House
If SAH Archipedia has been useful to you, please consider supporting it.
SAH Archipedia tells the story of the United States through its buildings, landscapes, and cities. This freely available resource empowers the public with authoritative knowledge that deepens their understanding and appreciation of the built environment. But the Society of Architectural Historians, which created SAH Archipedia with University of Virginia Press, needs your support to maintain the high-caliber research, writing, photography, cartography, editing, design, and programming that make SAH Archipedia a trusted online resource available to all who value the history of place, heritage tourism, and learning.