Starling Childs Camp

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Starling Childs Camp
Starling W. Childs, residence in Norfolk, Connecticut. Sport house, lower north entrance and tower, Norfolk (Litchfield County, Connecticut).jpg
Starling W. Childs residence in Norfolk, Connecticut. Sport house, lower north entrance and tower, 1930
Starling Childs Camp is located in Connecticut
Starling Childs Camp
Location Doolittle Lake, Norfolk, Connecticut
Coordinates 42°0′40″N 73°9′23″W / 42.01111°N 73.15639°W / 42.01111; -73.15639Coordinates: 42°0′40″N 73°9′23″W / 42.01111°N 73.15639°W / 42.01111; -73.15639
Area less than one acre
Built 1923
Architect Taylor,Alfredo S.G.
Governing body Private
MPS Taylor, Alfredo S. G., TR
NRHP Reference # 82004463[1]
Added to NRHP August 2, 1982

The Starling Childs Camp is a historic cottage on the south shore of Doolittle Lake in Norfolk, Connecticut. It is a 1-1/2 story frame structure on a rubble fieldstone foundation. Built in 1923, it is significant as an idiosyncratic design of architect Alfredo S.G. Taylor.[2] It was listed on the U.S. National Register of Historic Places in 1982.[1]

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  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13. 
  2. ^ "NRHP nomination for Starling Childs Camp". National Park Service. Retrieved 2014-12-22.