The first “monument” to greet visitors when they enter Oxford Junction is the DX Service Station. At 215 First Avenue North is the Carter house (c. 1878). The style in this instance is Eastlake with a shed-roofed entrance porch, steep gabled roofs above, and extended outrigger wood struts supporting the gable ends.
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.