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Moses Yale Beach House, 86 North Main Street, Wallingford, New Haven County, CT



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B&W Photos

HB247388
Photocopy Of Measured Drawing (original Drawing In The Possession Of Beinecke Rare Books Library, Yale University) Henry Austin, Architect, 1850 Southeast (front) Elevation

HB247389
Photocopy Of Measured Drawing (original Drawing In The Possession Of Beinecke Rare Books Library, Yale University) Henry Austin, Architect, 1850 Northeast Elevation

HB247390
Southeast (front) Elevation, Showing Cast-iron Fence In Foreground

HB247391
Southeast (front) Elevation

HB247392
General View From The East Of Southeast (left) And Northeast (right) Facades

HB247393
Oblique View From The South Of Southeast (front) Facade

HB247394
General View From The North Of Northeast (left) And Northwest (right) Facades

HB247395
Northwest (rear) Elevation

HB247396
Detail Of Southeast (front) Entrance

HB247397
Detail Of Cupola, Taken From The East

HB247398
Interior Detail Of Fireplace In Second Floor, South-western Room

HB247399
Interior View From Southwest (front) Room Through Entrance Hall To Northeast (front) Room

HB247400
Interior Detail Of Northwest Door On First Floor In (south) Front Room

HB247401
Interior Detail Of Ornately Plastered Archway In Front Hall With Staircase In Background


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Item Title


Location
86 North Main Street, Wallingford, CT

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS CT-269
Unprocessed field note material exists for this structure (FN-44).
Significance: The Beach House was the most luxurious house of its time in Wallingford and probably one of the largest town houses designed by Henry Austin.

Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. Photocopy of measured drawing (original drawing in the possession of Beinecke Rare Books Library, Yale University) Henry Austin, architect, 1850 SOUTHEAST (FRONT) ELEVATION
2. Photocopy of measured drawing (original drawing in the possession of Beinecke Rare Books Library, Yale University) Henry Austin, architect, 1850 NORTHEAST ELEVATION
3. SOUTHEAST (FRONT) ELEVATION, SHOWING CAST-IRON FENCE IN FOREGROUND
4. SOUTHEAST (FRONT) ELEVATION
5. GENERAL VIEW FROM THE EAST OF SOUTHEAST (LEFT) AND NORTHEAST (RIGHT) FACADES
6. OBLIQUE VIEW FROM THE SOUTH OF SOUTHEAST (FRONT) FACADE
7. GENERAL VIEW FROM THE NORTH OF NORTHEAST (LEFT) AND NORTHWEST (RIGHT) FACADES
8. NORTHWEST (REAR) ELEVATION
9. DETAIL OF SOUTHEAST (FRONT) ENTRANCE
10. DETAIL OF CUPOLA, TAKEN FROM THE EAST
11. INTERIOR DETAIL OF FIREPLACE IN SECOND FLOOR, SOUTH-WESTERN ROOM
12. INTERIOR VIEW FROM SOUTHWEST (FRONT) ROOM THROUGH ENTRANCE HALL TO NORTHEAST (FRONT) ROOM
13. INTERIOR DETAIL OF NORTHWEST DOOR ON FIRST FLOOR IN (SOUTH) FRONT ROOM
14. INTERIOR DETAIL OF ORNATELY PLASTERED ARCHWAY IN FRONT HALL WITH STAIRCASE IN BACKGROUND


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