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5 Home Place
DHR no. 114-5002-0099
Resource Type: single dwelling
Construction date/period: 1926
Style: Bungalow/Craftsman

Individual resource status
single dwelling: Contributing

Individual resource status
shed: Non-contributing (c1970 – site visit)

Description: This one-story dwelling is constructed in the Bungalow/Craftsman style.  The dwelling rests on a concrete block foundation with wood frame structural system clad in aluminum siding.  The recessed porch is one-story with two-bays, and has metal support posts and balustrade.  The primary entrance is characterized by a single leaf four-light wood door with vinyl storm door.  The dwelling has six-over-six double hung wood sash and one-over-one single hung aluminum sash.  All windows are appended with aluminum frame storm windows.  There is gable-on-hip roof at the front, and a shed roof at the rear; both are clad in composition shingles.  There is one internal parged chimney located on the northeast side of the gable-on-hip roof near the ridge. 

There is a shed located in the north corner of the lot, to the northeast of the dwelling.  The shed rests on concrete block piers with wood frame structural system and board and batten wood siding.  The gambrel roof is clad in standing seam metal sheets.