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Skinner-Trowbridge House, 46 Hillhouse Avenue, New Haven, New Haven County, CT

Skinner-Trowbridge House, 46 Hillhouse Avenue, New Haven, New Haven County, CT

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Summary

Significance: Fine Greek Revival house of five bays, two-and-one-half stories, with a prostyle tetrastyle portico. Attributed to Ithiel Town who built many other New Haven structures based on Greek designs. Early photographs indicate house was derived from Greenough Villa in Regent's Park, London by architect Decimus Burton, 1823.
Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-26
Survey number: HABS CT-272
Building/structure dates: ca. 1834 Initial Construction

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Contributors

Historic American Buildings Survey, creator
Towne (?), Ithiel
Newton, Roger, Hale
Town & Davis, Architects
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Location

West Haven41.31507, -72.92359
Google Map of 41.3150673, -72.92358949999999
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No known restrictions on images made by the U.S. Government; images copied from other sources may be restricted. http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/114_habs.html

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