Dr. George W. Carr House

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Dr. George W. Carr House
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Dr. George W. Carr House
Dr. George W. Carr House is located in Rhode Island
Dr. George W. Carr House
Location Providence, Rhode Island
Coordinates 41°49′36″N 71°24′31″W / 41.82667°N 71.40861°W / 41.82667; -71.40861Coordinates: 41°49′36″N 71°24′31″W / 41.82667°N 71.40861°W / 41.82667; -71.40861
Built 1885
Architect Nickerson,Edward I.
Architectural style Queen Anne
Governing body Private
Part of College Hill Historic District (#70000019)
NRHP Reference # 73000067 [1]
Significant dates
Added to NRHP March 7, 1973
Designated NHLDCP November 10, 1970

The Dr. George W. Carr House is an historic house at 29 Waterman Street in the College Hill neighborhood of Providence, Rhode Island. The Queen Anne style house was built in 1885 by Edward I. Nickerson and added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1973. It was purchased by the Rhode Island School of Design in 1916,[2] and has served a variety of roles for the school, most recently as a student cafe and lounge at RISD.[3] It is one of Providence's early prominent examples of Queen Anne styling.[2]

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  1. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2007-01-23. 
  2. ^ a b "NRHP nomination for Dr. George W. Carr House" (PDF). Rhode Island Preservation. Retrieved 2014-10-09. 
  3. ^ http://csi.risd.edu/carr-haus/ RISD website