The Robinson-Smith House (1864)

October 8th, 2007 Posted in Hartford, Houses, Italianate, Second Empire


Built in 1864, on Charter Oak Place in Hartford, the Robinson-Smith house was occupied simultaneously by the families of two flour merchants, who were business partners of Charles Northam, Charles Robinson and James Smith. The house is quite extravagant for a double house and features aspects of different revival styles, including an Italianate cupola and a Second Empire mansard roof. The house’s original symmetricality has been altered by the additions on the left side (south elevation).

  1. 3 Responses to “The Robinson-Smith House (1864)”

  2. By Debra Miller on Jun 18, 2012

    Interesting…My father-in-law’s records show he lived at this address when he was born on December 20, 1935. Who can I email or call to look into this further?

  3. By daniel george miller on Jul 2, 2012

    name was changed to donald george miller

  4. By daniel george miller on Jul 4, 2012

    mothers name was doris leclare hart

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