Alexander Brown House

726 W. Onondaga St., Syracuse, New York

Photo 

FRONT ELEVATION

Photo taken for the Historic American Buildings Survey

Map 

Description 

Once the home of a leading citizen, this dwelling is a good example of Romanesque Revival domestic architecture of the 1890s. -- Historic American Buildings Survey

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on November 3, 1988
Reference number
88002376
NR name
Brown, Alexander, House
Architectural styles
Other architectural type; Victorian: Romanesque; Richardsonian Romanesque
Areas of significance
Architecture; Invention
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction; B - Person
Property type
Building
Historic function
Single dwelling
Current function
Professional
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1925-1949
Significant years
1895; 1929
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 2

Tags 

19th Century (37,760)
Alexander Brown (1)
Brick (42,462)
Built 1895 (688)
Built during 1890s (7,633)
Gordon Wright (3)
House (27,633)
New York (6,123)
Onondaga County, New York (142)
Private owner (54,398)
Romanesque (2,722)
Sandstone (4,861)
Syracuse, New York (75)
Terra cotta (3,922)
Victorian (19,698)

Update Log 

  • July 1, 2012: Imported photo from HABS/HAER

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