William W. Marsh House

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William W. Marsh House
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The Italianate William W. Marsh House in Sycamore, Illinois.
William W. Marsh House is located in Illinois
William W. Marsh House
Location 740 W. State St., Sycamore, Illinois
Coordinates 41°59′2″N 88°41′39″W / 41.98389°N 88.69417°W / 41.98389; -88.69417Coordinates: 41°59′2″N 88°41′39″W / 41.98389°N 88.69417°W / 41.98389; -88.69417
Area less than one acre
Built 1873[2]
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 78003103[1]
Added to NRHP December 22, 1978

The William W. Marsh House in Sycamore, Illinois, the county seat of DeKalb County, has been listed on the National Register of Historic Places since 1978. The 1873 house was home to William W. Marsh, an inventor and is located along Illinois Route 64 as it passes through Sycamore. The Marsh House was built in the Italianate style and contains distinctive Italianate elements such as a cupola, a low pitched roof and eaves supported by corbels.

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09. 
  2. ^ Plaque at the Marsh House, (Photograph at Wikimedia Commons), Retrieved January 13, 2007.