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Sarum, State Route 234, Newport, Charles County, MD



See 25 maps of this location


B&W Photos

HB591927
North Elevation, View From Driveway Approach

HB591928
Perspective View Of South And West Elevations

HB591929
Perspective View Of South And East Elevations

HB591930
South Elevation, Detail Showing Pitched Roof With Wooden Shingles And Clapboarding

HB591931
Stairhall, View Looking South Towards Stair

HB591932
Ground Floor, East Room, East Wall, View Of Mantelpiece

HB591933
South Slope Of Eaves, Detail Showing Construction Of Eaves

HB591934
South Slope Of Eaves, Detail Showing Construction (note Riven Clapboard Siding)

HB591935
South Slope Of Eaves, Detail Showing Construction, (note Dabbing Under Tilted False Plate)

HB591936
North Slope Of Roof, Detail Of Cladding, Showing Opening In Riven Clapboards Which Indicates Location Of Former Dormer

HB591937
Roof Frame, South Slope, Wind Lath Attached During Construction Of Roof To Hold Rafters In Place Before Riven Calapboards Were Applied

HB591938
Apex Of West Gable, From The Original Building Period

HB591939
Roof Frame, South Slope, Detail Of Framing

HB591940
Roof Frame, South Slope, Detail Of Framing

HB591941
Roof Frame, South Slope, Detail Of Framing

HB591942
Roof Frame, South Slope, Detail Of Framing

HB591943
Roof Frame, South Slope, Detail Of Framing

HB591944
Roof Frame, Detail Of Framing

HB591945
Roof Frame, Detail Of Framing

HB591946
Roof Frame, Detail Of Framing


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Photo Caption Pages


Item Title


Location
State Route 234 vicinity, Newport vicinity, MD

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS MD-860
Significance: Excellent example of expanded colonial house. // c. 1680. Colonial. Frame, clapboarding. One-and-one-half stories; rectangular plan; gabled roof with rear shed extension; side porch. Ground floor, east room has lovely mantelpiece of fluted Doric pilasters upholding an architrave with incised swags and plain frieze with an incised fluted and swagged decorative detail. c. 1700 original building expanded on south facade. c. 1730 expanded on the east and west and front facade remodeled. Numerous 18th and 19th century alterations. Privately owned.

Related Names
Langenbach, Randolph, Photographer


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. NORTH ELEVATION, VIEW FROM DRIVEWAY APPROACH
2. PERSPECTIVE VIEW OF SOUTH AND WEST ELEVATIONS
3. PERSPECTIVE VIEW OF SOUTH AND EAST ELEVATIONS
4. SOUTH ELEVATION, DETAIL SHOWING PITCHED ROOF WITH WOODEN SHINGLES AND CLAPBOARDING
5. STAIRHALL, VIEW LOOKING SOUTH TOWARDS STAIR
6. GROUND FLOOR, EAST ROOM, EAST WALL, VIEW OF MANTELPIECE
7. SOUTH SLOPE OF EAVES, DETAIL SHOWING CONSTRUCTION OF EAVES
8. SOUTH SLOPE OF EAVES, DETAIL SHOWING CONSTRUCTION (NOTE RIVEN CLAPBOARD SIDING)
9. SOUTH SLOPE OF EAVES, DETAIL SHOWING CONSTRUCTION, (NOTE DABBING UNDER TILTED FALSE PLATE)
10. NORTH SLOPE OF ROOF, DETAIL OF CLADDING, SHOWING OPENING IN RIVEN CLAPBOARDS WHICH INDICATES LOCATION OF FORMER DORMER
11. ROOF FRAME, SOUTH SLOPE, WIND LATH ATTACHED DURING CONSTRUCTION OF ROOF TO HOLD RAFTERS IN PLACE BEFORE RIVEN CALAPBOARDS WERE APPLIED
12. APEX OF WEST GABLE, FROM THE ORIGINAL BUILDING PERIOD
13. ROOF FRAME, SOUTH SLOPE, DETAIL OF FRAMING
14. ROOF FRAME, SOUTH SLOPE, DETAIL OF FRAMING
15. ROOF FRAME, SOUTH SLOPE, DETAIL OF FRAMING
16. ROOF FRAME, SOUTH SLOPE, DETAIL OF FRAMING
17. ROOF FRAME, SOUTH SLOPE, DETAIL OF FRAMING
18. ROOF FRAME, DETAIL OF FRAMING
19. ROOF FRAME, DETAIL OF FRAMING
20. ROOF FRAME, DETAIL OF FRAMING


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