27 Princess Street

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27 Princess Street


1801 1850


One story, two bay, double hipped residence painted yellow on the east facade. A double door with decorative transom and two 6x6 windows open to the front porch. The porch has encaustic tiling and a three foot concrete wall with four metal posts supporting a shed roof. Five red concrete steps lead to the porch. The siding is beaded. The north and south siding is sand-dashed. Three 6x6 windows are located on the north and south. A board door opens on the west.
First addition is a one story, concrete block with two gable roofs. The addition is located on the northwest corner of the original structure and extends westward. A brown board door and casement window are located on the south. The block wall is painted blue.
Second addition is one story, flat roof painted cream with a gray curtain. The entrance door faces west. Glass jalousies are located throughout. The addition runs along the south side of addition one and extends further westward.


Duke Street Corridor





“27 Princess Street,” The Falmouth Project, accessed August 15, 2020, http://falmouth.lib.virginia.edu/items/show/1349.