James Mears House

James Mears House (HMRCX)

Location: Madison, WI 53703 Dane County
Country: United States of America

N 43° 4.632', W 89° 23.39'

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This square house designed in a modified Federal style with Italianate detailing was built for Major James Mears, realtor and merchant from New York state. The cream brick residence was originally built at a cost of $5,000. Its significant architectural characteristics include hipped roof brick, balanced elevation and main entrance to the left of center.
Series This marker is part of the Wisconsin: Madison Landmarks Commission series
Marker Number15
Year Placed1972
Placed ByThe Madison Landmarks Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, October 5th, 2014 at 3:52pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16T E 305448 N 4772159
Decimal Degrees43.07720000, -89.38983333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 43° 4.632', W 89° 23.39'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds43° 4' 37.92" N, 89° 23' 23.40" W
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Area Code(s)608
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 420 N Carroll St, Madison WI 53703, US
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