Waterbury in New Haven County, Connecticut — The American Northeast (New England)
Enoch Hibbard House
Placed On The
Of Historic Places
By The United States
Department Of The Interior
Location. 41° 33.34′ N, 73° 2.621′ W. Marker is in Waterbury, Connecticut, in New Haven County. Marker is at the intersection of Church Street and Kendrick Avenue, on the left when traveling south on Church Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 41 Church Street, Waterbury CT 06702, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. John Prince Elton (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); St. James Church (about 400 feet away); Present Settlement of Waterbury (about 400 feet away); Waterbury Veteranís Monument (about 400 feet away); Washington – Rochambeau Revolutionary Route (about 500 feet away); Cristoforo Colombo (about 500 feet away); Fortified House Of Ensign Stanley (about 500 feet away); Waterbury Soldiers' Monument (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Waterbury.
Regarding Enoch Hibbard House. Enoch Hibbard House, built in 1864, displays features of the Stick style. Enoch Hibbard was a merchant, tailor and furniture maker. The house was later owned by the
The Stick style of residential design favored an imitation half-timbered effect, with boards attached to the exterior walls in grids suggestive of the underlying frame construction. Other characteristic features included attached open stickwork verandas, projecting square bays, steeply pitched roofs, and overhanging eaves. Angular and vertical elements were emphasized. The style also marked the beginning of greater openness of the floor plan.
Also see . . . The Stick Style on the Old House Journal. (Submitted on September 22, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 22, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 410 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on September 22, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.