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Left: Historical and Architectural Resources of Narragansett 1991 Right: SCMphoto-jet 2010

Sonnenschein

60 Central Street

Architectural Description

21/2-story, hip-roofed dwelling with two projecting end pavilions on the front, one gabled and one
hip-roofed.
Shingle Style porte cochere on the west.

Original Owner/Resident

Built for Emma B. Carver of Philadelphia.

Years Built

1884-85

Comment

Originally called Kabyun. "An eclectic house, it combines Stick Style wall articulation, 'Swiss
Chalet' jigsaw ornament, and a mixture of wall-cover materials typical of Queen Anne architecture,"
according to the 1991 historical survey.


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