C. L. Johnson House

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C. L. Johnson House
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C. L. Johnson House is located in Florida
C. L. Johnson House
C. L. Johnson House is located in the US
C. L. Johnson House
Location Lake Wales, Florida
Coordinates 27°54′20″N 81°35′5″W / 27.90556°N 81.58472°W / 27.90556; -81.58472Coordinates: 27°54′20″N 81°35′5″W / 27.90556°N 81.58472°W / 27.90556; -81.58472
Area 1 acre (0.40 ha)
Built 1914
Architect J. J. Johnson
Architectural style Colonial Revival
NRHP reference # 89001481[1]
Added to NRHP September 21, 1989

The C. L. Johnson House is a historic house located at 315 East Sessoms Avenue in Lake Wales, Florida. It is locally significant as the former home of one of the four founders of the city, and also as a fine example of a Colonial Revival style house which has experienced minimal alterations.

Description and history[edit]

It is a two-story Colonial Revival house with a hipped roof. It has a continuous brick foundation that is 5-6 feet above grade, and features a distinctive cross shape design motif; heart pine, simple drop, horizontal board siding; and a deck hipped roof covered with asbestos tile.

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places on September 21, 1989.

References[edit]

  1. ^ National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.

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