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Home > Delaware > Laurel vicinity > Lowe House, North side of Route 72, approximately 2 miles east, Laurel, Sussex County, DE



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Item Title


Location
approximately 2 miles east, Laurel vicinity, DE

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS DE-100
Unprocessed field note material exists for this structure (N682).
Building/structure dates: 1800 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1900 subsequent work
Building/structure dates: 1950 subsequent work
Significance: The Lowe House is one of southern Delaware's best preserved one-room mansion houses of the post-Revolutionary period. With its fully paneled interior finish, it represents the best of early 19th century dwellings.

Subjects
Moving Of Structures
Houses
Wooden Buildings


Related Names
Herman, Bernard L., Historian
Mulrooney, M. M., Delineator


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

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