Darrah House and Water Tank House

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Darrah House and Water Tank House
Darrah House and Water Tank House is located in Idaho
Darrah House and Water Tank House
Darrah House and Water Tank House is located in the US
Darrah House and Water Tank House
Nearest city Shoshone, Idaho
Coordinates 42°58′55″N 114°21′32″W / 42.98194°N 114.35889°W / 42.98194; -114.35889Coordinates: 42°58′55″N 114°21′32″W / 42.98194°N 114.35889°W / 42.98194; -114.35889
Area 5 acres (2.0 ha)
Built 1913
Built by Bill Darrah
MPS Lava Rock Structures in South Central Idaho TR
NRHP reference # 83002365[1]
Added to NRHP September 8, 1983

The Darrah House and Water Tank House, near Shoshone, Idaho, were built in 1913 by sheep rancher and stonemason Bill Darrah. They was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1983. The listing included two contributing buildings on 5 acres (2.0 ha).[1]

The house is a one-and-a-half-story stone house with a truncated pyramidal roof. It is about 29 by 29 feet (8.8 m × 8.8 m) in plan. [2]

The water tank house is about 15 feet (4.6 m) in diameter and about 20 feet (6.1 m) tall. It is located about 100 feet (30 m) east of the house.[2]

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