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J. H. Hoar House

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1841. Early 20th century, rear bungalow additions. 50 Washington St.
  • J. H. Hoar House (John M. Miller)

This tiny one-and-one-half-story Greek Revival house has a full Doric portico in front and an arched second-story bedroom window in the pediment. The monumental in such a miniaturized format cannot help but be captivating—like the tiny temples in eighteenth- and nineteenth-century English gardens.

Writing Credits

William H. Jordy et al.


What's Nearby


William H. Jordy et al., "J. H. Hoar House", [Warren, Rhode Island], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—,

Print Source

Buildings of Rhode Island, William H. Jordy, with Ronald J. Onorato and William McKenzie Woodward. New York: Oxford University Press, 2004, 457-457.

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