You are here
Ebenezer Knight Dexter–John J. Stimson House (Rose Farm)
When Ebenezer Dexter built this country retreat it stood at the eastern edge of settlement in Providence. Several of the city's wealthy residents maintained country seats on the thenrural outskirts of the city, but this is the only remaining gentleman's farmhouse from the period in the vicinity. This brick-ended Federal house, with exceptionally tall, paired end chimneys to accompany its high roof hipped to a
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.