Herried House – Palmer AK

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Description

The Herried House, also known as Grow House, was built by the Work Progress Administration. the house was originally part of a colony farm. The structure “is an example of a farm house associated with the Alaska Rural Rehabilitation Corporation project in the Matanuska Valley. The house is a one-and-one-half story log structure and has a rectangular floor plan. It measures 25’x 32’without the garage. The entry vestibule on the north side has a parallel orientation with the gable roof ridge. A concrete block chimney, a change at a later date, rises from the center of the roof. The small entry vestibule also has a gable roof.”

Source notes

National Register of Historic Places Registration Form for Herried_House, accessed on June 13, 2017.

Wikipedia Page for Herried_House, accessed on June 13, 2017.

Project originally submitted by Brent McKee on June 13, 2017.

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Location Info


4400 N Palmer Fishook Highway
Palmer , AK

Coordinates: 61.59942669999999, -149.1467978

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