John Watson House
Backstory and Context
This home was designed in the Italiante style. Notable features in this architecture include: flat roof tops, overhanging eaves, tall narrow windows, and front porches with decorative columnns. the Italiante design was immensely popular in 1850s to 1870s all across the Midwest in homes and commercial structures.
Wisconsin Historical Society, Wisconsin Architecture and History Inventory, "John Watson Duplex", "Janesville", "Rock", "Wisconsin", "49916".