Louisville, KY: Preservation Alliance of Louisville and Jefferson Co., 1980. First edition. Pamphlet. Oblong Octavo, pp. 36. Illustrated with numerous b/w drawings, elevations, plans, maps, and details. Very Good. Item #12309
A study of Louisville, KY's shotgun houses, which were considered potentially valuable housing stock as part of Louisville's urban renewal efforts of the time. This study details the history of the shotgun house, various design alternatives for renovation plans, and maintenance checklists. A rare find of interest to urban planners, preservationists, and shotgun house owners. From the Old House Journal Reference Library.