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Montrose (Augusta, Ga.)

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Type: StillImage
Creator: Owens, Hubert B.
Title: Montrose (Augusta, Ga.)
Reid-Jones-Carpenter House (Augusta, Ga.)
Alan Fuqua Center (Augusta, Ga.)
Date: 1970 Aug.
Description: Located at: 2249 Walton Way, Augusta, Ga.

Single story wood frame building on raised basement of stuccoed brick. The house features an entrance portico supported by fluted Corinthian-inspired columns based at ground level and reached by a long stairway. The porch is enclosed by a balastrade. The name "Alan Fuqua Center" appears on the entablature. Windows flanking the portico have wrought iron ledges. Alan Fuqua established the Alan Fuqua Center for young people as a gift to Read Memorial Presbyterian Church in memory of his son. For more information see Linley, John. The Georgia Catalog: Historic American Buildings Survey. Athens, Ga.: University of Georgia Press, c1982, p. 280.

Slide annotated: "'Montrose' now Alan Fuqua Center, Augusta, GA. (Walton Way)."

Date of structure: 1849.

Subjects: Jones, Charles Colcock, 1831-1893 | Fuqua, Alan | Fuqua, J. B. | Greek Revival | European | Wood (plant material) | Plant material | Brick | Inorganic material | Stucco | Plaster | Coating (material) | Houses | Dwellings | Community centers | Architecture--Georgia--Augusta | Architecture--Georgia--Richmond County | Augusta (Ga.) | Richmond County (Ga.)
Contributors: Owens Library
Online Publisher: Digital Library of Georgia, 2002
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Cite as: [title of image], Hubert B. Owens Collection, Box 40, Owens Library, School of Environment and Design, The University of Georgia

Related Materials: Forms part of: Hubert B. Owens Collection
Persistent Link to Item: http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/larc/id:hbo0586

Related Institutions: Digital Library of Georgia
Owens Library
Collection Information: Historic Architecture and Landscapes of Georgia: The Hubert Bond Owens and John Linley Image Collections at the Owens Library