Rose Ann Shearin Residence

Address: 34-03 Murray Street
Neighborhood: Flushing
Architect:  Shearin, Rose Ann
Year: 1970
Current Status: Extant
Award:  Bronze Plaque for Residences
Typology:  Residence

Unfortunately a rarity even by 1970, the Rose Ann Shearin Residence is an extant example of a woman-designed building, in this case by a woman named Rose Ann Shearin who designed it to evoke a West Coast aesthetic. The house is clad in white brick known as White Marsh designed to give it an an aged patina and the top floor incorporates a mansard roof. Wood-fronted balconies on both upper floors supported by columns have subsequently been removed.

 

 

Rose Ann Shearin Residence

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