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Cleveland Park in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

11. Bungalow

 
 
11. Bungalow Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, December 17, 2017
1. 11. Bungalow Marker
Inscription.
Text on image:
M. Belcher
2937 Macomb Street

11. Bungalow

In the early 20th century, small apartment buildings and houses were constructed on Macomb, Ordway, Porter, Quebec, and Rodman Streets. Another popular style on these streets was the Bungalow, one of many styles that could be ordered by mail from the Sears, Roebuck Company. Everything needed to build an affordable house, from floor plans to nails, was shipped in a kit for assembly on site.
Artist: Mary Belcher
 
Erected by Cultural Tourism DC. (Marker Number 11.)
 
Location. 38° 56.233′ N, 77° 3.662′ W. Marker is in Cleveland Park, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is at the intersection of Porter Street NW and 30th Street NW on Porter Street NW. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3001 Porter Street NW, Washington DC 20008, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 3. The Broadmoor (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); 3524 Connecticut Avenue, N.W. (about 600 feet away); 8. Sherman Cottages (approx. 0.2 miles away); Commerce (approx. 0.2 miles
11. Bungalow Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, December 17, 2017
2. 11. Bungalow Marker
away); 6. Queen Anne Style (approx. mile away); 4. Causeway at Tregaron (approx. mile away); Connecticut Avenue Streetcars (approx. mile away); Tregaron Conservancy (approx. mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cleveland Park.
 
Categories. Architecture
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 18, 2017. This page originally submitted on December 17, 2017, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 81 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 17, 2017, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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