David Guitar House

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David Guitar House
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David Guitar House is located in Missouri
David Guitar House
David Guitar House is located in the US
David Guitar House
Location 2815 Oakland Gravel Rd., Columbia, Missouri
Coordinates 38°58′47″N 92°18′16″W / 38.97972°N 92.30444°W / 38.97972; -92.30444Coordinates: 38°58′47″N 92°18′16″W / 38.97972°N 92.30444°W / 38.97972; -92.30444
Area 27 acres (11 ha)
Built 1859 (1859)-1862
Architectural style Italianate
NRHP Reference # 93000939[1]
Added to NRHP September 9, 1993

The Guitar House, also known as Confederate Hill, is a historic home located at Columbia, Missouri. It was built between 1859 dnd 1862, and is a two-story, Italianate style dwelling. It has a low pitched hipped roof, tall slender windows with segmented arches, decorative eave brackets, and a single story front porch with square supports. The house was constructed by David Guitar, an officer in the Confederate Army.[2][3]:5

The house was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1993.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ David Guitar House - Columbia, Missouri - Victorian Houses on Waymarking.com
  3. ^ Marie C. Nau (April 1993). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: David Guitar House" (PDF). Missouri Department of Natural Resources. Retrieved 2016-09-01.