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Tinker House

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1903. 5 Highland Park

This wood-frame and shingled house gives more than a passing glance to the Colonial Revival style. An expansive gambreled gable, with a lunette in the attic, centers the facade. The off-center porch has paired colonnettes and balustered railings.

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Author: 
S. Allen Chambers Jr.
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S. Allen Chambers Jr., "Tinker House", [Wheeling, West Virginia], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/WV-01-WH71.4.

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