Joseph R. Bowles House

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Joseph R. Bowles House
Portland Historic Landmark[2]
Bowles House (Portland, Oregon).jpg
Joseph R. Bowles House is located in Portland, Oregon
Joseph R. Bowles House
Location 1934 SW Vista Avenue
Portland, Oregon
Coordinates 45°30′47″N 122°41′48″W / 45.513119°N 122.696698°W / 45.513119; -122.696698Coordinates: 45°30′47″N 122°41′48″W / 45.513119°N 122.696698°W / 45.513119; -122.696698
Built 1922
Architect A. E. Doyle
Architectural style Late 19th and 20th Century Revivals, Italian Renaissance
NRHP Reference # 78002309[1]
Added to NRHP March 8, 1978

The Joseph R. Bowles House is a house located in southwest Portland, Oregon, that is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.[3]

The Bowles house is a 4,959 sq. ft. two-story reinforced concrete building with Spanish tile roof and Italian marble columns. The house is an example of 1920s craftsmanship wherein expense was no barrier.[4]

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  1. ^ National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ Portland Historic Landmarks Commission (July 2010), Historic Landmarks -- Portland, Oregon (XLS), retrieved October 30, 2013 .
  3. ^ "Oregon National Register List" (PDF). Oregon Parks and Recreation Department. October 19, 2009. p. 30. Retrieved June 8, 2011. 
  4. ^ Sheila Finch (October 18, 1977). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: Joseph R. Bowles House" (pdf). National Park Service.