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Foggy Bottom in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Lenthall Houses

 
 
Lenthall Houses Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Jones, April 3, 2018
1. Lenthall Houses Marker
Inscription. These two circa 1800 Federal Style houses were built by John Lenthall, architect and principal assistant to Benjamin Latrobe on the construction of the United States Capitol. The houses were originally located at 612 and 614 19th Street, N.W., and were moved to this site in 1978. The Lenthall Houses are listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
 
Location. 38° 53.865′ N, 77° 2.804′ W. Marker is in Foggy Bottom, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is on 21st Street NW north of F Street NW, on the right. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 610 21st Street NW, Washington DC 20006, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Remembering Dr. Dorothy Height (within shouting distance of this marker); A Sustainable Vision (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Anniversary Park (about 400 feet away); Here, at 2023 G Street, N.W., in 1912, The George Washington University (about 400 feet away); The George Washington University (about 400 feet away); Announcement of the Atomic Age (about 500 feet away); Edward Teller (about 500 feet away); Professors Gate (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Foggy Bottom.
 
Categories. Architecture
 
Lenthall Houses Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Jones, April 3, 2018
2. Lenthall Houses Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 8, 2018. This page originally submitted on April 3, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 50 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 3, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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