Crow–Hightower House

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Crow–Hightower House
Crow–Hightower House.JPG
The house in 2013.
Crow–Hightower House is located in Colorado
Crow–Hightower House
Location 909 Maine St., Eads, Colorado
Coordinates 38°29′00″N 102°46′53″W / 38.4832°N 102.7814°W / 38.4832; -102.7814Coordinates: 38°29′00″N 102°46′53″W / 38.4832°N 102.7814°W / 38.4832; -102.7814
Built 1952
Built by Warren A. Portrey
NRHP Reference # 13000605[1]
Added to NRHP August 20, 2013

The Crow–Hightower House in Eads, Colorado is a historic house that was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2013.[1][2] It was deemed significant "for its representation of a circular plan Modern Movement/Novelty style dwelling. The style is reflected in the house's circular plan, conical entrance turret, roof crenellations, contrasting blond and red brick, and innovative interior layout. The house is a relatively rare example of the round form employed in a mid-twentieth century dwelling."[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "National Register of Historic Places Program: Crow-Hightower House". National Park Service.  (with photo)
  2. ^ Thomas H. Simmons and R. Laurie Simmons (February 1, 2013). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Crow–Hightower House / 5KW.196". National Park Service.