Charles Evans Hughes House

2223 R St., NW, Washington, District of Columbia

Photos 

SOUTH FRONT

Photo taken for the Historic American Buildings Survey

Map 

Street View 

Description 

Purchased in 1930 by Hughes, a leader of the Progressive movement, governor of New York, secretary of state, and chief justice of the Supreme Court. -- Historic American Buildings Survey (HABS DC-278)

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on November 28, 1972
Reference number
72001424
NR name
Hughes, Charles Evans, House
Architectural styles
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival; Other architectural type; Mediterranean palazzo
Area of significance
Politics/Government
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
B - Person
Property type
Building
Historic function
Single dwelling
Current function
Diplomatic building
Period of significance
1925-1949
Significant years
1907; 1930; 1948

Update Log 

  • June 22, 2012: New Street View added by wdzinc
  • May 12, 2012: Imported photos from HABS/HAER