1100 Burch Ave. - Ballard-Smith Duplex

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1100 Burch Ave. - Ballard-Smith Duplex

1100
,
Durham
NC
Built in
1937-1940
Construction type: 
National Register: 
Neighborhood: 
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This one-story, front-gabled duplex is four-bays wide and triple pile. The earliest known occupants are R. Harry Ballard (watch maker, Globe Jewelry Co.) with his wife Pearl S, and Roy B. (machine operator) and Doris Smith in 1940.

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1100
,
Durham
NC
Built in
1937-1940
Construction type: 
National Register: 
Neighborhood: 
,
Type: 
Use: 

 

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From the National Register of Historic Places, Burch Avenue Historic District:

"This one-story, front-gabled duplex is four-bays wide and triple pile. It is covered with asbestos shingles, but retains has three interior brick chimneys, a rectangular louvered vent in the front gable, and exposed eaves. The hip-roofed front porch is supported by replacement turned posts. One-over-one replacement windows exist throughout. The front doors are nine light over two-panel contemporary doors. The earliest known occupants are R. Harry Ballard (watch maker, Globe Jewelry Co.) with his wife Pearl S, and Roy B. (machine operator) and Doris Smith in 1940."

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