Clarence Darrow Octagon House

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Clarence Darrow Octagon House
Clarence Darrow Octagon House is located in Ohio
Clarence Darrow Octagon House
Location Kinsman, Ohio
Coordinates 41°26′59″N 80°35′5″W / 41.44972°N 80.58472°W / 41.44972; -80.58472Coordinates: 41°26′59″N 80°35′5″W / 41.44972°N 80.58472°W / 41.44972; -80.58472
Built ca. 1854[1]
Architect Unknown
Architectural style Octagon Mode
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 71001025
Added to NRHP September 10, 1971[2]

The Clarence Darrow Octagon House is an historic octagonal house located at 8405 Main Street in Kinsman, Ohio. Built circa 1854,[1] it was the boyhood home of famous lawyer and Kinsman native Clarence Darrow, 1857-1938, whose father bought it in 1864. Its "exterior walls are constructed of chestnut beams between layers of concrete."[1]

On September 10, 1971, it was added to the National Register of Historic Places.[2]

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