704 N Main St Columbia, Illinois USA

704 N Main St

Style:

Central passage, German Vernacular.

Historic rear ell/side building on north side of property behind house.

 

Status of Historic Designation:

Not currently designated at national, state, or local level

Area(s) of Significance:

Architecture

Evaluation of Potential Eligibility:

Individually eligible
Potentially eligible as a contributing resource

Architectural Description:

This is a 1.5-story, 5-bay single-family residence in the German Vernacular style. The structural system is masonry. The foundation is stone. Exterior walls are original brick and modern wood siding. Wood siding is on the back elevation of the residence. The building has a medium side gable roof clad in modern asphalt shingles with open cornice and corbelling and one gabled dormer. Paired brick chimneys (one on front slope, one on rear slope) on each side elevation. Windows are replacement aluminum, 6/6 double-hung sashes. Some original windows remain. Currently being rebuilt. Original paneled door with three-light/paneled sidelights and four-light transom.

Description generated by RuskinARC.