Building Address: 157 South Fairview Avenue
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Surveyor’s Name: Jackie Peu-Duvallon
Survey Date: May 2004
Building Type: House
Building Name: N/A
Date of Construction: ca. 1900
No. of Floors: 2
Decorative Features: Shutters, fascia trim, square columns
Siding Material(s): Wood clapboard
Roof Style: Eave front gable end
Roofing Material(s): Asphalt shingle
Foundation: Concrete block
Window Style(s): 1/1 double hung replacements
No. of Entrances and Placement: One front door on the west façade.
Chimneys and Placement: One interior brick chimney
Architectural Integrity: High – Moderate; the original roofing material has been replaced.
Architectural Style: Vernacular Turn of the Century Folk
This two story turn of the century folk house is has a steeply pitched eave front gable end roof and a rectangular plan. It stands two bays wide and has a front porch that extends past the body of the house on the north façade. The front door is located at the left side of the porch on the west façade. The house is clad in dark red-painted wood clapboard and has white-painted trim, window frames, and porch columns. The porch features heavy square columns set on masonry piers. Its roof is clad in asphalt shingle. The windows throughout the house are one-over-one double hung replacements. The interior brick chimney is located near the center of the house and rises through the ridge.