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Collection: Chestnut Hill Historic District Files
Institution: Athenaeum of Philadelphia
Client Name: Austin, Samuel
"Originally a single house, this bldg. is a 2 1/2 story, 3 rank, stone Gothic Revival dwelling w/gabled frontispiece, arched openings in the second & third floor outside ranks, 2 gabled wall dormers inthe outside ranks under a hipped roof & a bracketed wall cornice. Alts occurred in 1896, 1898 & 1902. In 1941, Mrs. John B. Dever, hired John B. Keyes, architect, to divide the house into 2 dwellings w/extensive interior & exterior alts"

Quantity: 1 folder
Local Call: 142:328
Item dates: 1862
Holding types: Manuscripts

Building Permit Information

Building Permit Type Permit Date Permit Number Comments
City of Philadelphia Building Permit 1896 3323
City of Philadelphia Building Permit 1898 6908
City of Philadelphia Building Permit 1902 3063
City of Philadelphia Building Permit 1941 4415

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