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Lantz House, 214 West Main Street, Centerville, Wayne County, IN



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Item Title


Location
214 West Main Street, Centerville, IN

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS IN-103
Unprocessed field note material exists for this structure (FN-64).
Significance: The Lantz House was built ca. 1830-35 and is one of the oldest examples of late Federal architecture adapted to the local "Centerville Arch" style. This style evolved when National Road (U.S. 40) was narrowed from 100 to 65 feet. New facades were added to the original structures and archways leading to the older sections were constructed. Daniel Lantz, the original owner, was one of the first wagon makers in Centerville. The house remained in the family for nearly a century until 1927.

Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
GENERAL VIEW FROM SOUTHEAST
SOUTH FRONT FROM SOUTHEAST
SOUTH FRONT
SOUTH FRONT FROM SOUTHWEST
CARRIAGE SHOP, SOUTH FRONT, DETAIL OF ENTRANCE
SOUTH FRONT, DETAIL OF ARCHWAY AND MAIN ENTRANCE TO HOUSE
BARN, SOUTH FRONT AND EAST SIDE
STAIRHALL LOOKING EAST, WITH PAINTED FLOOR
FORMAL PARLOR LOOKING WEST
LIVING ROOM, LOOKING NORTH
SECOND FLOOR, SOUTH BEDROOM, LOOKING WEST
GENERAL VIEW FROM SOUTHEAST
SOUTH FRONT FROM SOUTHEAST


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