Bishop's House

219--223 SW Stark St., Portland, Oregon

Gothic Revival 3 story residence and chancellery for the Catholic Bishop of Portland

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Bishop's House

Photo taken by Richard Doody in May 2014

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Description 

Builder: Archbishop François Norbert Blanchet Architect: Prosper Heurn, San Francisco Style: Builder: Archbishop François Norbert Blanchet Architect: Prosper Heurn

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 18, 1974
Reference number
74001706
Architectural styles
Victorian: Gothic; Other architectural type; High Victorian Gothic
Area of significance
Architecture
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic functions
Organizational; Business
Current function
Business
Period of significance
1875-1899
Significant year
1879

Tags 

19th Century (37,874)
Brick (42,462)
Built 1879 (301)
Built during 1870s (5,027)
Commercial building (6,163)
Gothic (1,440)
Multnomah County, Oregon (661)
Oregon (2,474)
P. Heurn (1)
Portland, Oregon (541)
Private owner (54,398)
Stucco (7,816)
Victorian (19,698)

Update Log 

  • April 29, 2018: Updated by Richard Doody: added historical info to description
  • April 24, 2018: New photos from Richard Doody

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