Riverwood

1833 Welcome Lane, Nashville, Tennessee

Photos 

Historic American Buildings Survey, Lester Jones, Photographer August 19, 1940 VIEW FROM SOUTHEAST.

Photo taken for the Historic American Buildings Survey

Map 

Description 

Wall construction: Brick. Size and form: Rectangular, rear wing. Number stories: 2 - deck roof. Front porch: Wood columns. Cornice: Wood. Trim: Interesting, should be photographed. Mantels: Interesting, should be photographed. Stairways: Recent. Plasterwork, Good rosettes, should be photographed. Outbuildings: Smokehouse. Year of erection: 1799; 1850, present front by Strickland (according to owner). Built for (first owner): Alexander James Porter. -- Historic American Buildings Survey

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on July 20, 1977
Reference number
77001264
Architectural style
Mid 19th Century Revival: Exotic Revival
Areas of significance
Politics/Government; Architecture
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction; B - Person
Property type
Building
Historic function
Single dwelling
Current function
Single dwelling
Periods of significance
1900-1750 AD; 1900-1924
Significant years
ca. 1785; 1830; 1850
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 2

Update Log 

  • May 17, 2012: Imported photos from HABS/HAER

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