Ephriam M. Baynard House
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sfwife
N 28° 04.030 W 081° 47.376
17R E 422411 N 3104894
Quick Description: Historical House in Auburndale, FL
Location: Florida, United States
Date Posted: 11/10/2007 10:41:07 PM
Waymark Code: WM2JB2
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
Views: 52

Long Description:
The Ephriam M. Baynard House, built in 1894, is a two-story wood frame residence exhibiting characteristics of the Folk Victorian style. The building is now owned and operated by the City of Auburndale as a house museum and has been restored to its original design. The Baynard House is a good example of the gable front and wing subtype of residence that was common in the southern states during the late nineteenth century.

The site is now a museum, but there were no posted hours and it wa not open on the Saturday afternoon we were there.
Street address:
208 W. Lake Ave
Auburndale, FL USA
33823


County / Borough / Parish: Polk

Year listed: 2001

Historic (Areas of) Significance: Architecture

Periods of significance: 1875-1899

Historic function: Domestic

Current function: Recreation And Culture

Season start / Season finish: From: 1/1/2007 To: 12/31/2007

Hours of operation: From: 9:00 AM To: 5:00 PM

Primary Web Site: [Web Link]

Secondary Website 1: [Web Link]

Privately owned?: Not Listed

Secondary Website 2: Not listed

National Historic Landmark Link: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
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