Russell Octagon House

SW of Bloomfield off U.S. 63, Bloomfield, Iowa. County/parish: Davis.

NRIS 76000757

1 contributing building.

Removed from the National Register of Historic Places June 11, 1998.

From Wikipedia:

Russell Octagon House

The Russell Octagon House, built in 1859, was a historic octagonal house in Bloomfield, Iowa, United States. It was also known as the Cook House. Once listed on the National Register of Historic Places, it was removed on June 11, 1998. Apparently it had deteriorated due to the poor quality of its original building materials and the lack of maintenance.

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Architectural styles:

  • Octagon Mode

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