Category Archives: Greek Revival

Glimpses. 457 St. John Street

Built ca 1857.

A brick Greek Revival between Granite and Falmouth Streets. Built for J B Brown and St John Smith. Yes, the street was named for him.

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154-156 Danforth Street. By request

A brick Greek Revival between State and Brackett Streets

Built ca: 1850-51 for Charles H Green by Charles Frost and Edward P & Sewall C Chase.

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Tales from the Timbers. 139 York Street

At the corner of Park & York Streets sits a house undergoing major renovations. It’s current situation allows some of it’s more hidden stories to be told.

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41/99 Capisic Street


Built ca 1845-50

The ambiguity of the name reflects the many changes Portland has made to it’s street numbering system.

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