J. Harper Smith Mansion

228 Altamont Place, Somerville Borough, New Jersey

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National Register information 

Note: The following information comes from the NRHP database and has not been verified.
Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on December 31, 1998
Reference number
98001572
NR name
Smith, J. Harper, Mansion
Architectural styles
Victorian: Queen Anne; Victorian: Stick/Eastlake; Victorian: Romanesque
Area of significance
Architecture
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic functions
Single dwelling; Secondary structure; Garden
Current functions
Single dwelling; Secondary structure; Garden
Periods of significance
1875-1899; 1900-1924
Significant years
1880; 1885; 1891
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 2
Contributing structures: 1

Tags 

19th Century (37,742)
Brick (42,462)
Built 1880 (542)
Built during 1880s (6,472)
Frank Bodine (1)
Horace Trumbauer (26)
House (27,618)
Limestone (8,192)
Mansion (544)
New Jersey (1,722)
Private owner (54,398)
Queen Anne (5,130)
Romanesque (2,722)
Slate (5,715)
Somerset County, New Jersey (78)
Somerville Borough, New Jersey (1)
Stick/Eastlake (870)
Stone (26,160)
Victorian (19,698)

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