Engine Company 23

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Engine Company 23
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Engine Company 23 is located in District of Columbia
Engine Company 23
Location 2119 G St., NW
Washington, D.C.
Coordinates 38°53′52″N 77°02′54″W / 38.89778°N 77.04833°W / 38.89778; -77.04833Coordinates: 38°53′52″N 77°02′54″W / 38.89778°N 77.04833°W / 38.89778; -77.04833
Built 1910
Architect Snowden Ashford
Architectural style Italianate
Governing body Public-local
MPS Firehouses in Washington DC MPS
NRHP Reference # 07000540[1]
Added to NRHP June 6, 2007

Engine Company 23 is a fire station and an historic structure located in the Foggy Bottom neighborhood of Washington, D.C. The two-story Italianate style building was a collaboration of the Washington, D.C. architectural firm of Hornblower & Marshall and District of Columbia Municipal Architect Snowden Ashford. It was built in 1910. The exterior of the structure features segmental-arched vehicle openings and quoined limestone frontispiece.[2] It was listed on both the DC Inventory of Historic Sites in 2005 and on the National Register of Historic Places in 2007.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13. 
  2. ^ "District of Columbia Inventory of Historic Sites". Historic Preservation Office. Retrieved 2012-10-25.