Elliott R. Corbett House

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Elliott R. Corbett House
Portland Historic Landmark[1]
Photograph of a large house
The Corbett House in 2013
Locator map
Locator map
Location of the Corbett House in the Portland area
Location 01600 SW Greenwood Road
Portland, Oregon
Coordinates 45°26′01″N 122°39′43″W / 45.433669°N 122.662073°W / 45.433669; -122.662073Coordinates: 45°26′01″N 122°39′43″W / 45.433669°N 122.662073°W / 45.433669; -122.662073
Area 1.77 acres (0.72 ha)[2]
Built 1915
Built by McHolland Brothers[2]
Architect Whitehouse and Fouilhoux
Architectural style Colonial Revival
NRHP reference # 96001070
Added to NRHP October 3, 1996

The Elliott R. Corbett House is a historic home built in the Colonial Revival style in 1915, and located in the Dunthorpe neighborhood south of Portland, Oregon, United States. This house, along with its nearly-identical sister project (built a year later for Elliott Corbett's brother Henry), are the finest examples of the residential work of Whitehouse and Fouilhoux, one of Portland's leading architecture firms in the second decade of the 20th century. It also represents the early stages of the development of Dunthorpe as a country-style suburb for Portland's elite. Elliott R. Corbett was a scion of the prominent Corbett family, which made its fortune in banking and inland shipping.[2]

The house is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.[3]

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  1. ^ Portland Historic Landmarks Commission (July 2010), Historic Landmarks -- Portland, Oregon (XLS), retrieved February 14, 2013 
  2. ^ a b c Tess, John M. (February 26, 1996), National Register of Historic Places Registration Form: Corbett, Elliott R., House (PDF), retrieved February 14, 2013 .
  3. ^ Oregon Parks and Recreation Department, Oregon Historic Sites Database, retrieved February 21, 2013 

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