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Thomas Jenckes House

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1856. 2 Angell St. (corner of Benefit St.)

A fine Italianate block in brick and brownstone, the Thomas Jenckes House is notable for the handsome double curve of its stair up to a raised arched entrance porch. More arching on Benefit Street makes an entrance porch for Jenckes's law office.

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William H. Jordy et al.
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William H. Jordy et al., "Thomas Jenckes House", [Providence, Rhode Island], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/RI-01-PR81.

Print Source

Buildings of Rhode Island, William H. Jordy, with Ronald J. Onorato and William McKenzie Woodward. New York: Oxford University Press, 2004, 78-78.

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