Col. William T. and Elizabeth C. Shaw House

Also known as: Shaw House
509 S. Oak St., Anamosa, Iowa

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Overview

IMPORTANT NOTICE: This home is privately owned and occupied. Historic homes are NOT open to the general public. Respect the privacy rights of these owners. Remain on public thoroughfares and DO NOT trespass!

This is a very difficult house to locate, especially in the warmer months when the foliage completely hides it.

Photo taken by J.R. Manning in March 2013

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on November 27, 1992
Reference number
92001636
NR name
Shaw, Col. William T. and Elizabeth C., House
Areas of significance
Community Planning and Development; Architecture
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction; B - Person
Property type
Building
Historic functions
Single dwelling; Secondary structure
Current functions
Professional; Single dwelling; Secondary structure
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874
Significant year
1872
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 2
Contributing sites: 2
Non-contributing buildings: 2
Non-contributing structures: 2
Non-contributing sites: 1

Tags 

19th Century (37,743)
Anamosa, Iowa (14)
Brick (42,462)
Built 1872 (429)
Built during 1870s (5,008)
Col. William Tuckerman Shaw (1)
House (27,619)
Iowa (2,522)
Jones County, Iowa (32)
Limestone (8,192)
Private owner (54,398)

Update Log 

  • May 30, 2013: New photos from J.R. Manning

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