217 E. CORBIN ST.

217 E. CORBIN ST.

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Hillsborough
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1925-1935
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1946
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  • Fri, 11/18/2016 - 2:38pm by gary

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217
/* */ /* */ ,
Hillsborough
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NC
/* */
Cross street: 
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Built in
1925-1935
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1946
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Architectural style: 
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,
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Construction type: 
/* */
Local Historic District: 
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National Register: 
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Neighborhood: 
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Type: 
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Use: 
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11.18.2016 (G. Kueber)

(Below in italics from the National Register nomination; not verified for accuracy by this author)

Constructed in the 1930s as a milkhouse for the neighboring Sans Souci, the one-and-a-half-story, front-gabled structure was converted to a residence in the 1940s. It is three bays wide and double-pile with gabled wall dormers on the right (west) and left (east) elevations. The building has plain weatherboards, six- over-six wood-sash windows with molded surrounds, an exterior brick chimney on the façade, and a 5V metal roof with exposed rafter tails and knee brackets in the gables. A six-panel door centered on the façade is sheltered by a one-bay-wide, front-gabled porch supported by square posts. A shed-roofed addition at the left rear (southeast) may be an enclosed rear porch. County tax records date the building to 1946, likely when it was converted to a residence.

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