Donald Cattanach House

Individual Landmark

 

 1985 Donald Cattanach House
1985

 2006 Donald Cattanach House
2006

Address: 1031 13 th Avenue S.E.

Neighborhood: Como

Construction Date: 1893

Contractor: Donald Cattanach

Architect: Donald Cattanach

Architectural Style: Cottage

Historic Use: Residential – Single Family

Current Use: Residential – Single Family

Date of Local Designation: 1985

Date of National Register Designation: N/A

Area(s) of Significance: Architecture

Period of Significance: 1890 –

Historic Profile: The Cattanach House is significant for its atypical use of roc-faced limestone for a single-family house. In the nineteenth century, limestone was commonly used in the construction of industrial and commercial buildings, but was extremely rare in residences. Built by Donald Cattanach, a mason by profession, the house exists today a rare local example of an innovative building material for a cottage-size structure.

Photo Credits:

1985, Minneapolis Heritage Preservation Commission

2006, Minneapolis CPED

Works Cited:

"National Register of Historic Places – Nomination Form," November 1981.

Updated: February 2007

Last updated Feb 6, 2019

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