Barton Villa

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Barton Villa
Barton Villa.jpg
Barton Villa is located in California
Barton Villa
Location 11245 Nevada St., Redlands, California
Coordinates 34°2′58″N 117°12′58″W / 34.04944°N 117.21611°W / 34.04944; -117.21611Coordinates: 34°2′58″N 117°12′58″W / 34.04944°N 117.21611°W / 34.04944; -117.21611
Area 2.4 acres (0.97 ha)
Built 1866-67; 1871-72; 1893
Architectural style Second Empire
Governing body Local
NRHP Reference # 96001176[1]
Added to NRHP October 24, 1996

Barton Villa, at 11245 Nevada St. in Redlands, California, is a historic Second Empire house that is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. It was built as a vernacular house during 1866-67, was renovated to Greek Revival c. 1871-72, and renovated again into Second Empire style in 1893. It was the first fired-brick house built in Redlands (and the second in all of San Bernardino County, California, and is the oldest surviving house in Redlands When it was NRHP-listed, it was the only Second Empire house in Redlands.[2]

Also known as Barton House and as Barton Ranch, it was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1996; the listing included two contributing buildings.[1] It was deemed significant for association with Dr. Ben Barton, early settler (of "Anglos") and large landowner.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09. 
  2. ^ a b Janet Tearnen and Andrea Urbas (June 12, 1996). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Barton Villa / Barton House / Barton Ranch" (PDF). National Park Service.  and accompanying 12 photos (historic and from 1995)