Building Address: 306 Conklin Avenue
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Surveyor’s Name: Jayme Breschard
Survey Date: August 4, 2004
Building Type: residence
Owner’s Name: Richardson
Date of Construction: ca. 1916
Building Dimensions: 38’ x 24’
No. of Floors: 1 ½
Decorative Features: full-width one-story façade (east) porch with posts and closed rail and nonfunctioning louvered shutters
Siding Material(s): horizontal vinyl siding
Roof Style: saltbox
Roofing Material(s): asphalt shingles, plain
Window Style(s): paired and single one-over-one double-hung sash, fixed sash, and sliding windows
No. of Entrances and Placement: off-centered entrance, slightly recessed, on façade (east)
Chimneys and Placement: not visible
Architectural Integrity: original windows and wall cladding have been removed
Architectural Style: Colonial Cottage
The building at 306 Conklin Avenue sits on the west side of the street. A poured concrete walkway runs eastward from the façade’s porch to the street. A concrete slab sits near the road in the front (east) lot. There are no visible outbuildings.
The building at 306 Conklin Avenue first appears on an October, 1916 Sanborn Fire Insurance Map. A full-width porch was tacked on the façade by October, 1926 as well as a rear (west) one-story addition. Sometime between October, 1926 and July, 1947, a one-story garage was built in the rear (west) lot. This structure no longer exists.
Gottfried, Herbert and Jan Jennings. American Vernacular Design, 1870-1940. New York: Van Norstrand Reinhold, 1985.
Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps. Patchogue, New York: February 1910, October 1916, and October 1926 (updated through July 1947); available from http://ezproxy.library.cornell.edu:2972/ Internet; accessed 9 August 2004.