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122 East County Street
DHR no. 114-5002-0010
Resource Type: single dwelling
Construction date/period: 1916
Style: Queen Anne

Individual resource status
single dwelling: Contributing
Individual resource status
garage: Contributing

This is a one story house designed in the Queen Anne style. It incorporates a parged brick foundation and wood frame structural system clad in asbestos siding. The façade of the T-shaped dwelling features a partial width shed roofed front porch supported by 4” square pressure treated posts.  The intersecting gable roof is clad in asphalt shingles and has boxed cornices with full cornice returns.  The dwelling retains two over two wood double hung windows, and modern six over six vinyl double hung replacement sash. The façade retains its historic wood screen door protecting a modern security door with three small lights; the historic transom window remains above the door. The dwelling has one internal chimney which is masonry clad in metal.  There is a front gable garage constructed on a concrete foundation with wood frame structural system clad in corrugated metal located to the south (rear) of the dwelling. There is a two light wood painted garage door on the façade of the structure. The front gable roof is clad in standing seam metal.