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Anton F. and Mary Kubicek Duplex

 
 
Anton F. and Mary Kubicek Duplex Marker image. Click for full size.
By Diane Booth, September 6, 2009
1. Anton F. and Mary Kubicek Duplex Marker
Inscription. Anton F. and Mary Kubicek Duplex 1926 is listed in the State Register of Historic Places
 
Erected by the State Historical Society of Wisconsin.
 
Location. 43° 5.124′ N, 89° 21.367′ W. Marker is in Madison, Wisconsin, in Dane County. Marker is on Rutledge Street, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. House is on north side of street, on right hand side while traveling SW on Rutledge St. Marker is on an east-facing wall at the front of the house. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1520 Rutledge Street, Madison WI 53703, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Yahara River Parkway (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); George Soelch Investment House (about 800 feet away); a different marker also named Yahara River Parkway (approx. 0.2 miles away); John A. Johnson made Madison's Factory District Flourish (approx. 0.3 miles away); Sixth Ward Public Library (approx. 0.3 miles away); Gay Liberation Sculpture (approx. 0.4 miles away); B. B. Clarke House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Steensland Bridge (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Madison.
 
More about this marker. National Register Record
Anton F. and Mary Kubicek Duplex Marker image. Click for full size.
By Diane Booth, September 6, 2009
2. Anton F. and Mary Kubicek Duplex Marker
Shows placement of marker on house
# 68563
National Register Date 4/14/1997
 
Regarding Anton F. and Mary Kubicek Duplex. Architectural Interest

Construction date 1926
Tudor-Revival style bungalow built by Karrels Building Co.
Located in the Marquette Bungalow District

The building is noted for its exceptional functionality and use of small space.

The Marquette bungalow & garden walking tour / compiled by Samantha Becker
1996
English Book [24] p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
[Madison, Wis.] : Madison Trust for Historic Preservation.

“The second floor was let out as a separate apartment from the time of construction, and the use of the upstairs space is ingenious. There are three / four bedrooms in this house, two are upstairs along with a kitchenette, sun or dining room, and a small living room.”
 
Also see . . .
1. Madison City Assessor.
House is now a single residence.
Total living area: 1,963 sq ft
1st Floor: 1,199 sq ft
2nd Floor: 764 sq ft (Submitted on November 2, 2009, by Diane Booth of Madison, Wisconsin.) 

2. More information about the Marquette Bungalows Historic District.
Madisonís fourth historic district consists of the two-block area bounded by Spaight Street, Rutledge Street, S. Thornton Avenue, and S. Dickenson Street.
Builder: Karrels Building Company.
Dates of construction of contributing buildings: 1924-1930.
Number of bungalows: 47
“The Marquette Bungalows Historic District holds Madisonís largest concentration of Craftsman style bungalows. Typical characteristics of this style include a prominent roof with exposed rafters, front and/or side dormers, bay windows, and a front porch. This neighborhood of small, primarily one-and-one-half story dwellings displays a cohesiveness of design, although none of the houses are identical. A variety of architectural details adds visual interest and an aesthetically pleasing effect to the neighborhood.” (Submitted on November 2, 2009, by Diane Booth of Madison, Wisconsin.) 

3. Marquette Bungalows Historic District. At the request of neighborhood residents, the Marquette Bungalows were designated as an historic district in 1993.
This link has another link to a map of the Marquette Bungalows Historic District. (Submitted on November 2, 2009, by Diane Booth of Madison, Wisconsin.) 
 
Categories. 20th CenturyNotable Buildings
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Diane Booth of Madison, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 1,032 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Diane Booth of Madison, Wisconsin. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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