Morris-Butler House

1204 N. Park Ave., Indianapolis, Indiana

Photos 

Historic American Buildings Survey Jack E. Boucher, Photographer, August 1970 EAST ELEVATION

Photo taken for the Historic American Buildings Survey

Map 

Street View 

Description 

The house is one of a few surviving examples in Indianapolis of a mid-nineteenth century Victorian house, French and Italianate in its architectural details, built for a successful businessman of the period and his family. -- Historic American Buildings Survey

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on February 20, 1973
Reference number
73000037
Architectural style
Victorian: Second Empire
Area of significance
Architecture
Levels of significance
State; Local
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic function
Single dwelling
Current functions
Museum; Single dwelling
Period of significance
1850-1874
Significant year
1864

Tags 

19th Century (36,350)
Brick (42,457)
Built 1864 (213)
Built during 1860s (3,608)
Have Street View (34,842)
House (26,793)
Indiana (2,038)
Indianapolis, Indiana (232)
Limestone (8,192)
Marion County, Indiana (256)
Private owner (54,396)
Second Empire (1,044)
Slate (5,715)
Victorian (19,690)

Update Log 

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

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