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Skinner-Trowbridge House, 46 Hillhouse Avenue, New Haven, New Haven County, CT



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HB246274
Historic American Buildings Survey Frederick D

HB246275
Historic American Buildings Survey Robert Fulton Iii, Photographer June 1967 South And East Elevations

HB246276
Historic American Buildings Survey Robert Fulton Iii, Photographer June 1967 Rear Elevation

HB246277
Historic American Buildings Survey Robert Fulton Iii, Photographer June 1967 Stair Hall

HB246278
Historic American Buildings Survey Robert Fulton Iii, Photographer June 1967 East Drawing Room, Looking North

HB246279
Historic American Buildings Survey Photocopy, 1964 Front (east) Elevation, 1860 Drawing Courtesy Of Miss C


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Location
46 Hillhouse Avenue, New%252525252525252525252525252525252525252525252525252525252525252525252525252525252BHaven, CT

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS CT-272
Unprocessed field note material exists for this structure (FN-26).
Building/structure dates: 1834 initial construction
Significance: Fine Greek Revival house of five bays, two-and-one-half stories, with a prostyle tetrastyle portico. Attributed to Ithiel Town who built many other New Haven structures based on Greek designs. Early photographs indicate house was derived from Greenough Villa in Regent's Park, London by architect Decimus Burton, 1823.

Subjects
Houses


Related Names
Towne (?), Ithiel
Newton, Roger, Hale
Town & Davis, Architects


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. Historic American Buildings Survey Frederick D. Nichols, Photographer November 1936
2. Historic American Buildings Survey Robert Fulton III, Photographer June 1967 SOUTH AND EAST ELEVATIONS
3. Historic American Buildings Survey Robert Fulton III, Photographer June 1967 REAR ELEVATION
4. Historic American Buildings Survey Robert Fulton III, Photographer June 1967 STAIR HALL
5. Historic American Buildings Survey Robert Fulton III, Photographer June 1967 EAST DRAWING ROOM, LOOKING NORTH
6. Historic American Buildings Survey Photocopy, 1964 FRONT (EAST) ELEVATION, 1860 DRAWING Courtesy of Miss C. Rachel Trowbridge
7. Historic American Buildings Survey Photocopy, August 1951 LATERAL VIEW, EAST FRONT, OLD PHOTOGRAPH c. 1850 Restricted: Permission for use must be obtained in writing from Art Library, Yale University, New Haven, Conn.
8. Historic American Buildings Survey Photocopy EAST (FRONT) ELEVATION, OLD PHOTO c. 1860 Restricted: Permission for use must be obtained in writing from Art Library, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut


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