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William Guyn House, Mundy's Landing & Pauls Mill Roads, Troy, Woodford County, KY



B&W Photos

HB487778
View Looking Southwest, Showing Front Side (main Block)

HB487779
View Looking Northeast, Showing Rear Side

HB487780
View Looking Southwest, 3/4 Elevation Of House (the Front Faces East)

HB487781
View Looking Northwest, 3/4 Elevation Of House

HB487782
View Looking South, Showing Rear Sides Of The House, Ell And Outbuildings (ice House At Left Foreground)

HB487783
View Looking East Showing Side Elevations Of The House And Ell

HB487784
Entry Hall And Staircase, First Floor, Looking East

HB487785
Front Dining Room With Fireplace

HB487786
Exposed Log Structure Of Original Portion (now Rear Ell)

HB487787
Bedroom With Artifically Grained Mantel And Doors, Second Floor, Looking South

HB487788
Master Bedroom With Artifically Grained Mantel And Doors, Second Floor, Looking Northeast


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Item Title


Location
Mundy's Landing & Pauls Mill Roads, Troy vicinity, KY

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS KY-97
Building/structure dates: 1844 subsequent work
Significance: The Guyn house is one of the significant structures in the family-operated 19th century farm and mill complex. // Greek Revival in main block. Aluminum siding over weatherboard. The lumber used in the Greek Revival portion may have been furnished by the Guyn family sawmill. The rear ell, which is the original portion, is constructed of half-dovetail poplar logs. Two-story main block with two-story rear ell, which includes a kitchen. The front facade is five bays wide.

Subjects
Houses
Log Buildings
Domestic Life


Related Names
Guyn, William
Guyn, Robert
McMurtry, John


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. VIEW LOOKING SOUTHWEST, SHOWING FRONT SIDE (main block)
2. VIEW LOOKING NORTHEAST, SHOWING REAR SIDE
3. VIEW LOOKING SOUTHWEST, 3/4 ELEVATION OF HOUSE (the front faces east)
4. VIEW LOOKING NORTHWEST, 3/4 ELEVATION OF HOUSE
5. VIEW LOOKING SOUTH, SHOWING REAR SIDES OF THE HOUSE, ELL AND OUTBUILDINGS (ice house at left foreground)
6. VIEW LOOKING EAST SHOWING SIDE ELEVATIONS OF THE HOUSE AND ELL
7. ENTRY HALL AND STAIRCASE, FIRST FLOOR, LOOKING EAST. NOTE ARTIFICALLY GRAINED DOOR.
8. FRONT DINING ROOM WITH FIREPLACE
9. EXPOSED LOG STRUCTURE OF ORIGINAL PORTION (NOW REAR ELL)
10. BEDROOM WITH ARTIFICALLY GRAINED MANTEL AND DOORS, SECOND FLOOR, LOOKING SOUTH
11. MASTER BEDROOM WITH ARTIFICALLY GRAINED MANTEL AND DOORS, SECOND FLOOR, LOOKING NORTHEAST


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