Robinson, William A., House

11 Forest Ave., Auburn, Maine

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1874 William A. Robinson House; 11 Forest Ave., Auburn, Maine. In the Gothic style by local architects Herbert and Balstron Kenway

Photo taken by Brian Bartlett

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Description 

The William A. Robinson House in the city of Auburn embodies the "late nineteenth century Gothic style of domestic architecture in western Maine." The house is also the most significant surviving work of local architects Herbert and Balstron Kenway.

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on April 3, 1993
Reference number
93000204
Architectural style
Victorian: Gothic
Area of significance
Architecture
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic functions
Single dwelling; Secondary structure
Current functions
Single dwelling; Secondary structure
Period of significance
1850-1874
Significant year
1874
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 2

Tags 

19th Century (38,039)
Androscoggin County, Maine (130)
Auburn, Maine (20)
Brick (42,466)
Built 1874 (421)
Built during 1870s (5,059)
Gothic (1,440)
Granite (5,091)
Have Street View (48,844)
House (27,816)
Kenway Brothers (1)
Maine (1,879)
Private owner (54,403)
Victorian (19,703)

Update Log 

  • November 18, 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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