Corliss-Carrington House

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Corliss–Carrington House
Front elevation, 2008
Location Providence, RI
Coordinates 41°49′21″N 71°24′06″W / 41.82250°N 71.40167°W / 41.82250; -71.40167Coordinates: 41°49′21″N 71°24′06″W / 41.82250°N 71.40167°W / 41.82250; -71.40167
Built 1812
Architectural style Federal
Governing body Private
Part of College Hill Historic District (#70000019)
NRHP Reference # 70000020
Significant dates
Added to NRHP December 30, 1970[1]
Designated NHL December 30, 1970[2]

Corliss-Carrington House is a National Historic Landmark (NHL) in Providence, Rhode Island. It is located on Williams Street in the College Hill Historic District, also an NHL, to which it is a contributing property.

The house was built in 1812, and is an example of an original large brick Adamesque-Federal style town house. It has a 2-story porch with "super-imposed Corinthian and Ionic iron columns."[2] It was designated a Landmark on December 30, 1970.

Reference and external links[edit]

  1. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2008-04-15. 
  2. ^ a b "Corliss-Carrington House". National Historic Landmark summary listing. National Park Service. Retrieved 2008-06-30. 

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