Council of Independent Colleges Historic Campus Architecture Project

 

 
Kingscote Building

Click on image titles for larger views.
Institution Name: Georgian Court University
Original/Historic Place Name: Gould Family Residence
Location on Campus: east of Mansion across Lakewood Ave.
Date(s) of Construction:
1901-1903original construction Price, Bruce
Designer: Bruce Price
Type of Place: Individual building
Style: Greek revival, Other (Glossary)
Significance:
Narrative: see below
References: see below
Materials:
Foundation: brick
Walls: brick, marble, stucco, and terra cotta
Roof: shingles
 
Function:
ca. 1903private residence
ca. 2004-present (2006)administration
 

Narrative:
Kingscote is a three-story building featuring decorative soffits and large multipane windows. The front hall leads to an elegant staircase that winds to the left and right. Ornate fireplaces, decorative crown molding, and woodwork are a few distinct features in the building. Kingscote currently houses admininstrative offices.
 

References:
 

Contact us / About Site / About CIC
© 2006
Council of Independent Colleges
Washington, DC
All rights reserved
Last update: November 2006