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CDD - Historic Sites & Structures

123 Seventh Street

AHRS#:
JUN-554
CBJ#:
E-47
Year Built:
Circa 1937
Location:
123 Seventh Street
Architectural Style:
Late 19th and Early 20th Century Revivals/Tudor Revival
Architect/Contractor:
Unknown
Historic Name:
Folta House
Historic Use:
Residence
Date Local Designation:
Sep-92
Date National Register Designation:
12-Oct-95
Historic Integrity:
Preserved/Contributing
Historic Period:
Peak Gold Mining Era 1921-1939
Parcel Number:
1C060A300070
Neighborhood:
Chicken Ridge

Additional Information

General Description

"This wood frame, two-story rectangular structure (46' x 22') has a hipped roof covered in composition shingles and a concrete foundation with a partial basement. The walls are clad in stucco with half timbering. Architectural features include a small eyebrow roof window, small eyebrow wall dormer, decorative half timbering and a panel door. It is one of five Tudor Revival buildings in the survey area. It retains its architectural integrity and is a contributing element to the architectural and historic unity of the neighborhood. It is a contributing structure within the Chicken Ridge Historic District."

Historical Information

George Folta built the house for his family. Folta worked as court reporter to the U.S. District Judge in the 1930s.




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