Garcelon, A. A., House

223 Main St., Auburn, Maine

Photos 

1890 AA Garcelon House; 223 Main St., Auburn, Maine. Designed by Jefferson L. Coburn

Photo taken by Brian Bartlett

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Description 

Significant as as outstanding example of the Queen Anne style in Maine, this two and a half story wood building designed by Jefferson L. Coburn is predominantly sheathed with clapboards, but also features novelty siding in the form of panelling, shingles, and star-burst patterns.

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on June 13, 1986
Reference number
86001269
Architectural style
Victorian: Queen Anne
Area of significance
Architecture
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic function
Single dwelling
Period of significance
1875-1899
Significant year
1890

Tags 

19th Century (38,026)
Androscoggin County, Maine (130)
Auburn, Maine (20)
Built 1890 (945)
Built during 1890s (7,668)
Have Street View (48,284)
House (27,795)
Jefferson L. Coburn (2)
Maine (1,875)
Private owner (54,403)
Queen Anne (5,136)
Victorian (19,703)

Update Log 

  • November 17, 2016: New Street View added by Brian Bartlett
  • March 28, 2014: Updated by Brian Bartlett: Alphabetized listing
  • January 19, 2014: Updated by Brian Bartlett: Added description

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