Built ca: 1898 for Moses Foster
Built for Samuel Holbrook ca: 1833-36
Built ca 1860 by Stephen K Dyer
A rather late Greek Revival in the West End.
Built in 1856 By Thomas Egan
Design by Thomas Cummings
When the term ‘architects of Portland Maine’ comes up, a couple of names normally spring to mind. John Calvin Stevens is the most obvious and perhaps Francis Fassett. Beyond that, only the cognoscenti would be able to suggest any others. Which is a shame as the pool of talent was deep. Hopefully, in the coming months, I can do a little to rectify that.
Built in 1890 by Sydney W Thaxter
Design by Albert Winslow Cobb.
387 Spring Street. A ‘moving’ story.
Nestled on a tree lined lot at the far western end of Spring Street, this little gem is a voice from a much earlier time. Continue reading