Buell House

Buell House (HMRK8)

Location: Madison, WI 53726 Dane County
Country: United States of America

N 43° 4.265', W 89° 25.103'

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1894

— Conover & Porter —

Designed for Madison attorney Charles Buell in the Shingle style with Queen Anne proportions and ornament, this house was the first built in University Heights. Called "Buell's Folly," it was the work of Madison architects Allen D. Conover and Lew F. Porter. The house is one of the few remaining Madison Shingle structures built in a style significant to the rise of American architecture in the Midwest.
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HM NumberHMRK8
Series This marker is part of the Wisconsin: Madison Landmarks Commission series
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Marker Number22
Year Placed1974
Placed ByThe Madison Landmarks Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, September 25th, 2014 at 3:32pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16T E 303104 N 4771547
Decimal Degrees43.07108333, -89.41838333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 43° 4.265', W 89° 25.103'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds43° 4' 15.90" N, 89° 25' 6.18" W
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Area Code(s)608
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 115 Ely Pl, Madison WI 53726, US
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