Judge Philips House

Aerial view of Judge Phillips House; Source- Bing
Historic/Common Name:
None
Address:
56 Mountain Spring Road
Town:
Farmington »
Year:
1952
Notes on Establishment:
Established in accordance with the CGS section 7-147.
Historic Designation:
LHP, LHD, SR, NRHD
Property Authority:
Farmington Historic District Commission
Nature of Authority:
Regulatory
Eligible for Historic Home tax credits:
Yes
General description:

This is a charming cape with wooden clapboard siding and asphalt shingle roofing. It was constructed in the 1950s and is an excellent and appealing example of the style.

Significance of the property:

This beautiful structure is typical of its style and era. It is sited at an anchoring location at the edge of the historic and the Land Trust areas.

Relationship with the Surroundings:

The 1821 sq ft rectilinear building is sited in a 1.5 acres plot towards the east of Mountain Spring Road. The property is located in a residential area with individual plots separated by woodland.

Features:
Building
Historic Use:
Residential
Present Use:
Residential
Architectural Style:
Cape Cod Cottage
Era:
20th Century
Ownership:
Private
Owner:
Kelly Elizabeth S
Sources:

[1] District information retrieved from the town website http://www.farmington-ct.org/.
[2] Preliminary Study Committee Report, Farmington Historic District Commission, 2003, SHPO Library, Hartford.
Assessors information and Parcel IDs retrieved from the website http://www.farmington-ct.org/landrecords/search.php.
Maps and GIS information retrieved from the website http://www.crcog.org/gissearch/Default.aspx.

Map:

Map of the historic property retrieved from the online GIS map

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Date of Compilation:
12/31/11
Compiler:
Manjusha Patnaik, CT Trust for Historic Preservation