Corliss--Carrington House

66 Williams St., Providence, Rhode Island

Photos 

Edward Carrington House

1. Historic American Buildings Survey, ARCH IN ENTRANCE HALL.

Photo from the Historic American Buildings Survey

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Map 

Street View 

Description 

This brick mansion was the home of General Edward Carrington, a very successful merchant and trader who assembled an outstanding collection of furnishings, including many Chinese things, for this house in the early 19th century. -- Historic American Buildings Survey (HABS RI-19)

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on December 30, 1970
Reference number
70000020
Architectural style
Federal
Area of significance
Architecture
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic function
Single dwelling
Current function
Single dwelling
Period of significance
1800-1824
Significant years
1810; 1812

Update Log 

  • December 14, 2017: New Street View added by Brian Bartlett

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