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211 National Avenue
DHR no.  114-5002-0244
Resource Type: single dwelling
Construction date/period: 1918
Style: Late Victorian, Colonial Revival

Individual resource status
single dwelling: Contributing

Individual resource status
duplex: Contributing (c1940 – site visit)

Individual resource status
garage/apartment: Non-contributing (c1970 – site visit)

Individual resource status
shed: Contributing (c1940 – site visit)

Description: This two-story dwelling is constructed in the Late Victorian style with Colonial Revival detailing constructed in a T-shaped plan.  The dwelling rests on a brick foundation with wood frame structural system clad in stucco.  The dwelling has a one-story three-bay porch with fluted metal columns supporting a composition shingle hipped roof.  The primary entrance is characterized by a single leaf wood door with aluminum frame storm door.  The entrance has a wood frame fanlight and sidelights.  The dwelling

has a projecting one-story bay on the façade, and one on the northeast side of the dwelling.  There are individual and paired one-over-one and two-over-one double hung wood sash windows with aluminum frame storm windows, and a centrally located modern sliding glass door on the façade at the 2nd floor level.  The hipped roof with intersecting hip is clad in composition shingles and standing seam metal with dentil detailing in the cornice.  There are two exterior chimneys, located on the northwest and southeast sides of the dwelling. 

There is a duplex located at the rear of the property, facing Segar Street.  The duplex is constructed on a concrete foundation with wood frame structural system clad in vinyl siding.  The dwelling has two primary entrances, each is characterized by a single leaf wood door with an aluminum frame storm door.  The primary entrances are articulated with shed roof stoops supported by wood posts.  The side-gable and shed roofs are clad in composition shingle roofing.  The dwelling has six-over-six double hung wood sash with aluminum frame storm windows.

There is a two-story garage and apartment located to the northeast of the main dwelling.  The building rests on a concrete foundation with wood frame structural system clad in vinyl siding.  The one-bay garage has a vinyl door.  There is a fifteen-light single leaf door at the rear of the garage which leads to the second floor apartment.  The building has two-over-two double hung wood sash with vinyl frame storm windows.  The gambrel roof is clad in composition shingles.

There is a one-story shed is constructed on a concrete block pier foundation with wood frame structural system clad in wood siding.  There are double-leaf plywood doors on the façade.  The shed has six-pane fixed wood sash, and a gable roof clad in standing seam metal.

215 National Avenue
DHR no.  114-5002-0245
Resource Type: single dwelling
Construction date/period: 1926
Style: Late Victorian

Individual resource status
single dwelling: Contributing

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

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

Description: This two-story dwelling is constructed with architectural details from the Late Victorian style.  The dwelling rests on a parged brick foundation with wood frame structural system clad in aluminum siding.  The two-story three-bay porch with square posts is adorned with diagonal decorative woodwork and balustrade.  The primary entrance is characterized by a wood and four fixed-pane door with sidelights and transom.  The dwelling has two-over-two double hung wood sash with aluminum frame storm windows.  The hipped roof has a two-story intersecting bay on the southeast side of the dwelling.  There is also a projecting hip to the rear (northeast) of the dwelling, and a one-story flat roof addition on the east corner of the dwelling.  The roof is entirely clad in composition shingles and has projecting eaves with a closed built-in gutter.  The cornice is wrapped in aluminum.  There is one interior brick chimney located on the northeast side of the dwelling.

There is two-story garage located to the east of the dwelling which rests on a concrete block foundation with wood frame structural system clad in vinyl siding.  The garage has a one-bay vinyl door.  There are six-over-six single hung vinyl sash windows, and a gambrel roof clad in composition shingles.

There is a one-story shed located on a concrete block pier foundation with wood frame structural system clad in standing seam metal sheathing with a gambrel standing seam metal roof.  

221 National Avenue
DHR no.  114-5002-0247
Resource Type: public works
Construction date/period: 1926
Style: Colonial Revival

Individual resource status
public works: Contributing

Description: This one-story building is constructed in the Colonial Revival Style.  The building rests on a concrete foundation with English common bond structural system.  The building has a central double leaf entrance with wood slab doors.  There is a one-over-one single hung vinyl sash located on the façade.  The side gable roof is clad in composition shingles.  There is an exterior brick chimney on the southeast side of the building.  There is a one-story rear (northeast) addition which is constructed on a concrete foundation with masonry structural system clad in brick veneer.  There are two single hung one-over-one vinyl sash windows with one single leaf and one set of double leaf metal slab doors.