Category Archives: Greater Portland Landmarks

209 State Street

A large double house in the Venetian Gothic style.

Built ca: 18556-56 by Simon Libby for John W Munger. Possibly designed by Charles K Kirby.

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Glimpses. 66 West Street

Built in 1919 for James and Rose Macy

A low-key colonial revival in the West End

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48 State Street. By request

Built ca 1890 by Jacob Winslow.

A brick, 3 story apartment building on the lower end of State Street. Design probably from the office of Francis Fassett.

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181 Western Promenade. House #100

Built in 1911 for George West

Design by Frederick Tompson

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464 Deering Avenue

Built in 1877

They called it the ‘Old Back Bay Road’ when Nathaniel Sawyer purchased the lot for our subject in what was then the Town of Deering from Edward Winslow in 1876. After Deering was annexed by Portland it would become today’s Deering Avenue.

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31 Belmeade Street.

Built in 1923 by Frank and Grace Leavitt

Design by John Calvin and John Howard Stevens

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