110 N Bench St Galena, Illinois USA


Construction date: approximate 1855

Current name:

Mitchell House



Historical Summary:

1st owner, George Mitchell was Maor of Galena 1854-55
In 1859 the house was bequeathed to Rosena Porter


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 2.5-story domestic building in the Federal style built ca. 1855. The foundation is ornamental concrete block. Exterior walls are brick. The building has a side-gable roof. Side parapets. Windows are original wood 1/1 double- or single-hung. Doors are original wood paneled with transom; sidelights; Pilasters.

Description generated by RuskinARC.