John T. and Gertrude H. Baxter House, 4601 Fremont Avenue South, Minneapolis, Minnesota

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John T. and Gertrude H. Baxter House

Address: 4601 Fremont Avenue S
Neighborhood/s: Lynnhurst, Minneapolis, Minnesota
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State/province
Minneapolis, Minnesota
County-
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Hennepin County, Minnesota
State/province: Minnesota
Country: United States
Year built: early 1890s
Primary Style: Dutch Colonial
Additions: [[Additions:=Family room, laundry, attached garage, and expanded kitchen addition designed by Joseph G. Metzler of SALA Architects, 2003]]
Historic Function: House/single dwelling or duplex
Current Function: House/single dwelling or duplex
Architect or source of design: [[Source of design::Charles S. Sedgwick / SALA Architects]]
Material of Exterior Wall Covering: Weatherboard
Material of Foundation: Stone
First Owner: John T. and Gertrude H. Baxter

Lynnhurst Minneapolis Hennepin

John T. and Gertrude H. Baxter House, 4601 Fremont Avenue South, Minneapolis, Minnesota
(44.919298° N, 93.295573° WLatitude: 44°55′9.473″N
Longitude: 93°17′44.063″W
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The plan for this home was featured in The Architect, Builder and Decorator published in March 1894. Working with Glen L. Saxton, Charles S. Sedgwick published various plan books containing homes, churches, and stone buildings.

John T. Baxter was born in Wisconsin and moved to Minnesota when he was 21. He was a Minneapolis lawyer who had his office in the Loan & Trust Building.

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History

A major rear addition incorporating an expanded kitchen, family room, laundry room and attached garage was designed by Joseph G. Metzler of SALA Architects, Inc. in 2002 and completed the following year.

The home was included in the article "A Tale of Two Southwest Families," Southwest Journal Spring Home Improvement Guide, April 15, 2004.

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