Lewis June House

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Lewis June House
RidgefieldCT LewisJuneHouse.jpg
Lewis June House is located in Connecticut
Lewis June House
Lewis June House is located in USA
Lewis June House
Location 478 N. Salem Rd., Ridgefield, Connecticut
Coordinates 41°19′0″N 73°30′47″W / 41.31667°N 73.51306°W / 41.31667; -73.51306Coordinates: 41°19′0″N 73°30′47″W / 41.31667°N 73.51306°W / 41.31667; -73.51306
Area 2.8 acres (1.1 ha)
Built 1865
Architectural style Second Empire
NRHP Reference # 84000795[1]
Added to NRHP February 16, 1984

The Lewis June House, also known as the Scott House, is a historic house at 478 North Salem Road in Ridgefield, Connecticut, USA. Built c. 1865, it is one of a small number of Second Empire houses in Ridgefield. It is a wood frame structure, 2-1/2 stories in height, with a mansard roof pierced by gabled dormers with elaborate trim. The eaves are studded with heavy decorative brackets. The center bay of the main facade projects, and a single-story porch extends further, supported by groups of square columns, with decorative capitals and bracketing. Lewis June, the builder, was involved in the circus business, and wintered some of his circus ponies on the property.[2]

The house was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1984.[1]

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  1. ^ a b Staff (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ David F. Ransom and John Herzan (July 17, 1983). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory-Nomination: Lewis June House / Scott House" (PDF). National Park Service.  and Accompanying nine photos, exterior and interior, from 1982 and pre-1940