Dunnan-Hampton House

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Dunnan-Hampton House
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The Dunnan-Hampton House
Dunnan-Hampton House is located in Illinois
Dunnan-Hampton House
Location 511 W. Pells St., Paxton, Illinois
Coordinates 40°27′46″N 88°6′15″W / 40.46278°N 88.10417°W / 40.46278; -88.10417Coordinates: 40°27′46″N 88°6′15″W / 40.46278°N 88.10417°W / 40.46278; -88.10417
Area less than one acre
Built 1897
Architect Yeomans, Charles Howard
Architectural style Queen Anne, Stick/Eastlake
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 07000455[1]
Added to NRHP May 22, 2007

The Dunnan-Hampton House is an historic building in Paxton, Illinois, United States. It was built in 1897 and purchased by the Dunnan family in 1900. Distinctive features include the cupola, stained glass window, and hand-carved ornate woodwork.[2] It was added to the National Register of Historic Places on May 22, 2007.

Reflective of the Queen Anne Style architecture, the house also incorporates elements of Stick Style and Eastlake Style.[2] The house was restored by Ronald and Charlotte Hampton to the point where it is "almost exactly what it was like in 1897”.[2]


  1. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13. 
  2. ^ a b c Illinois Historic Preservation Agency (2007) "Paxton’s Dunnan-Hampton House listed in National Register of Historic Places", accessed November 2009.

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