Residence at Bridgeport, Conn

1892 Scientific American  
The accompanying engraving represents the resi dence recently erected at Bridgeport, Conn., for Col. Mason. The engraving and the accompanying are taken from a recent issue of the Architect and Builder edition of the SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN: The residence as now completed i� one of the most picturesque, best appointed and most admired of its class in its vicinity. The underpinning is built of local bluestone, rock faced and laid up in black mortar; the superstructure above is of wood, clapboarded
more » ... d painted colonial yellow, with white trimmings. Roof shingled and finished natural Dimensions: Front 51, side 74, not including porte-cochere. Height of ceilings: Cellar, 8; first story, 11 ; second, 10; third,
doi:10.1038/scientificamerican11191892-326 fatcat:qf3mlw66qvhkfmpwjphefe47na