219 S High St Galena, Illinois USA

Scott House

Construction date: approximate 1843*

Current name:



Greek Revival.

Bay window


Status of Historic Designation:

Designated at National level : Galena Historic District

Area(s) of Significance:


Evaluation of Potential Eligibility:

Potentially eligible as a contributing resource

Architectural Description:

This is a 2-story domestic building in the Greek Revival style built ca. 1843. The building is rectangular in plan. The foundation is brick. Exterior walls are wood clapboard/siding; stucco. The building has a front-gable roof clad in asphalt shingles. Windows are original or historic wood 6/6 double- or single-hung; segmenal arch. The porch is original or historic, Full-Height Entry; Brick and Wood materials; Classical; Square supports. Doors are original or historic wood paneled with transom; sidelights; Square Columns.

* Date source: The Building of Galena by Carl H. Johnson, Jr., c. 1977

Description generated by RuskinARC.