624 Court Street

 

Architecture:

††† Style:††††††††††††††††††††††† Prairie Four Square

††† Description:††††††††††††† This is a symmetrical, two-story wood frame building with a beveled concrete block foundation, cement siding, and a low pitch pyramidal roof.Decorative elements include two hip window dormers that face north and east, and a one story half hexagonal bay on the west.The full width front porch has boxed columns on block pillars and wood railing.There is a leaded glass window transom over the first floor main facade window.

 

 

Significant Period:

††† Construction Date:†††† circa 1917

††† Architect/Builder:†††††† Unknown

††† Context:††††††††††††††††††† This home first appears in the 1918-19 Port Huron City Directory with Frederick S. Anderson, Grand Trunk Railway conductor, and his wife Edith.They lived there until the mid 1920ís.Then, Thomas C. Mann, a ticket agent for Grand Trunk Railway, and his wife Ada S. lived there until at least 1940.