Crow–Hightower House

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Crow–Hightower House
Crow–Hightower House.JPG
The house in 2013.
Crow–Hightower House is located in Colorado
Crow–Hightower House
Crow–Hightower House is located in the US
Crow–Hightower House
Location 909 Maine Street,
Eads, Colorado
Coordinates 38°29′00″N 102°46′53″W / 38.4832°N 102.7814°W / 38.4832; -102.7814Coordinates: 38°29′00″N 102°46′53″W / 38.4832°N 102.7814°W / 38.4832; -102.7814
Built 1952
Built by Warren A. Portrey
NRHP Reference # 13000605[1]
Added to NRHP August 20, 2013

The Crow–Hightower House is a historic house located at 909 Maine Street in Eads, Colorado. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places on August 20, 2013.[1][2]

Description and history[edit]

It was deemed significant "for its representation of a circular plan Modern Movement/Novelty style dwelling. The style is reflected in the house's circular plan, conical entrance turret, roof crenelations, contrasting blond and red brick, and innovative interior layout. The house is a relatively rare example of the round form employed in a mid-twentieth century dwelling."[1]


  1. ^ a b c "National Register of Historic Places Program: Crow-Hightower House". National Park Service.  (with photo)
  2. ^ Thomas H. Simmons and R. Laurie Simmons (February 1, 2013). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Crow–Hightower House / 5KW.196" (PDF). National Park Service.