162 John Street


  • Historic Name: 162 John Street
  • Address: 162 John Street
  • Tax Parcel: 1114_17.04_15
  • Historic District: Witherspoon-Jackson
  • Historic Style: Greek Revival
  • Historic Street: John Street
  • Classification: Contributing
  • Number of Resources: 1
  • Number of Stories: 2
  • Material: Vinyl
  • Historic Function: Domestic
  • Current Function: Domestic

Photo from 2015

162 John Street Driveway View 2015 (PNG)

Photo from 2015

162 John Street Front View 2015 (PNG)

Photo from 2015

162 John Street Fence View 2015 (PNG)


Box-like, 2-story, 3-bay, frame, vinyl-clad house with distinctive flat roof with overhanging eaves, rear additions and 1x1 sash replacement windows and door, and stucco-clad foundation. High flat roof above 3 windows with faux shutters at the second level on main (east) façade. Larger window openings on the 1st floor aligned with those above, and include door near NE corner. A Flat-roofed porch (slight hip) runs length of the house and supported by 4 squared posts and a simple railing. Wooden stairs from the wood deck lead to the sidewalk opposite the door. 

Northside is a straight wall of core and features 2 1x1 windows at the 2nd level and a paired and single window beneath on the 1st level. South elevation has a single window at 1st level, SE corner of core. The shed-roofed addition includes a single sash window centered at the 2nd level. Also shown is a shed-roofed addition running length of the south side of the addition. 


House not visible in 1890 map; shows up on 1895 Sanborn Atlas. (Sources: Early maps and Sanborn map)