861 N. Albert Street, Saint Paul, Minnesota

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Address: 861 Albert Street N
Neighborhood/s: Hamline-Midway, Saint Paul, Minnesota
Saint Paul, Minnesota
Ramsey County, Minnesota
State/province: Minnesota
Country: United States
Year built: ca. 1890
Primary Style: Victorian
Additions: Window openings altered, porch altered, rear addition, new windows, house under renovation.
Major Alterations: Some/mostly intact
Historic Function: House/single dwelling or duplex
Current Function: House/single dwelling or duplex
Material of Exterior Wall Covering: Wood
Material of Roof: Asphalt Shingles
Material of Foundation: None Listed
Building Permit Number: unable to locate

Hamline-Midway Saint Paul Ramsey County

861 N. Albert Street, Saint Paul, Minnesota
(44.9669383° N, 93.1587737° WLatitude: 44°58′0.978″N
Longitude: 93°9′31.585″W

The information provided here is from the 1983 Ramsey County Historical Society and Saint Paul Heritage Preservation Commission Historic Sites Survey:

Date of site visit 1/29/1982 Fieldworker: D. Olson

The fenestration is "1/1 rectangular," with a "intersecting hip and gable" roof style. The building has "one interior brick" chimney and is built with a "wood frame."

Significant details: "Unusual roofline. Open hipped roof porch with square columns with altered balustrade. Cornerboards. Bank of reticulated shingles at middle of second story. Simple architraves. Corner boards."

Level of significance: "Local"

Statement of significance: "This house is one of a cluster of buildings dating from the late 1880's and early 1890's and which were probably built here because of the existence of Hamline University."


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