Morris House (Washington, D.C.)

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Morris House
Morris House (Washington, D.C.) is located in District of Columbia
Morris House (Washington, D.C.)
Location 4001 Linnean Drive, N.W., Washington, District of Columbia
Coordinates 38°56′28″N 77°3′14″W / 38.94111°N 77.05389°W / 38.94111; -77.05389Coordinates: 38°56′28″N 77°3′14″W / 38.94111°N 77.05389°W / 38.94111; -77.05389
Architect Porter and Lockie
Architectural style Jacobethan
NRHP reference # 10000750 [1]
Added to NRHP March 14, 2011 [2]

The Morris House is an historic building located at 4001 Linnean Drive, Northwest, Washington, D.C., in the Forest Hills neighborhood, next to Rock Creek Park.


The Jacobethan style house was designed by Porter and Lockie in 1939, for Edgar and Beronica Morris. It is owned by the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

It was designated a DC landmark on May 27, 2010.[3] It was assessed at $3,668,860, in 2010.

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  1. ^ National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ "National Register of Historic Places Listings". Retrieved 8 May 2016. 
  3. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2012-04-02. Retrieved 2011-11-11. 

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