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Clerc-Carson House

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c. 1880. 121 North St. (southwest corner of 7th and North sts.)
  • Clerc-Carson House

A polygonal bay window projects from the first floor of this T-shaped Italianate brick house. The bracketed cornice of the window bay mimics the larger bracketed cornice of the house itself, which supports a low hipped roof. A later one-story front porch follows the footprint of the original. As is typical of the Italianate style, the windows have gentle segmental heads.

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Author: 
S. Allen Chambers Jr.
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S. Allen Chambers Jr., "Clerc-Carson House", [Ripley, West Virginia], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/WV-01-JA2.

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