The First Neighborhoods
This home at 319 N. 5th was built in 1904 by Guy Varney. Designed in the Queen Anne style, the home incorporates Palladian windows and classical column porch supports. Solid limestone walls make up the structure of the first floor. Many of the stonemasons and craftsmen who worked on the construction of buildings on the Kansas State University campus also left their mark on residences and commercial buildings in the core downtown of Manhattan.
Location. 39° 10.954′ N, 96° 33.717′ W. Marker is in Manhattan, Kansas, in Riley County. Marker is at the intersection of Osage Street and 4th Street, on the right when traveling west on Osage Street. Click for map. Marker is adjacent to the Damon Runyon House. Marker is at or near this postal address: 400 Osage Street, Manhattan KS 66502, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Damon Runyon (a few steps from this marker); Amanda Arnold Arch (approx. 0.2 miles away); The American Veteran (approx. 0.2 miles away); Carnegie Library (approx. 0.2 miles away); Riley County Courthouse (approx. 0.2 miles away); Colorado Street (approx. 0.4 miles away); Change & Growth (approx. half a mile away); Yuma Street (approx. half a mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Manhattan.
Categories. • Man-Made Features • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 154 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.