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Pair of Lions @ Anton Tibbe House - Washington, MO
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.
N 38° 33.532 W 091° 00.976
15S E 672844 N 4269690
Quick Description: House built in 1886, but unsure of when the lions arrived.
Location: Missouri, United States
Date Posted: 4/28/2019 8:31:14 AM
Waymark Code: WM10FC4
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Grahame Cookie
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Long Description:

County of house: Franklin County
Location of house: Cedar St., 2nd House N. of 4th St., west side, Washington
Built: 1886
Architectural Style: Second Empire
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" ... The next year Anton built 405 Cedar, a mere modest house, but a rare domestic example in Washington of Urbanistic Second Empire styling." ~ NRHP Nomination Form, PDF page 7

Italianate/Second Empire. 1886. Coded B, (Photo 03. 2nd from right).
405 Elm [should read 405 Cedar, 405 Elm modern structure & is Non-Contributing] is the only District building which exhibits Second Empire features; Its mansard roof is a rare example In Washington's domestic architecture. The Italianate corbelled brick cornice, on the other hand, is not uncommon. The scrolled window surround on the large mansard dormer suggests Queen Anne influence." ~ NRHP Nomination Form

Physical Address:
405 Cedar St., Washington, MO 63090

Web Site: Not listed

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