Manor House, 1513 Englewood Avenue, Saint Paul, Minnesota

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Manor House

Address: 1513 Englewood Avenue W
Neighborhood/s: Hamline-Midway, Saint Paul, Minnesota
Saint Paul, Minnesota
Ramsey County, Minnesota
State/province: Minnesota
Country: United States
Year built: 1921
Primary Style: Tudor Revival
Historic Function: College/university
Historic Function: Dormitory
Other Historic Function: Dormitory
Current Function: College/university
Current Function: Dormitory
Other Current Function: Dormitory
Material of Exterior Wall Covering: Stucco
Material of Roof: Ceramic Tile
Building Permit Number: 79860
Part of the Site: Hamline University

Hamline-Midway Saint Paul Ramsey County

Manor House, 1513 Englewood Avenue, Saint Paul, Minnesota
(44.9640947° N, 93.1645386° WLatitude: 44°57′50.741″N
Longitude: 93°9′52.339″W

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

Date of sit visit 3/1/1982 by Fieldworker: R. Younger

Significant details: "Tudor Revival dormitory has a four story square entrance tower constructed of random ashlar buff-colored limestone with buttresses and slight crenelation. Flanking this tower are two wide wings with intersecting chimneys with clustered chimney pots. First floor of central portion of buildingis also faced in buff-colored limestone. Slate tile roof Interior has a main lounge in the center with wood beam ceiling and a large fireplace."

Additions and alterations: "East wing added, new windows."

Historical background: "This building was constructed for an estimated 175,000."

Statement of significance: "An interesting Tudor Revival style building which is more like a house than the standard college dormitories built during the twentieth century."


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