George Cary - Table of Contents

2002 photos - George Cary House
460 Franklin Street, Buffalo, New York
See also photos taken in 2012.

House built - 1869

At one time, the Italianate house pictured below was the residence of George Cary, a prominent Buffalo architect. Although Cary did not design the house originally, he did add the wrought-iron front porch, leaded glass Gothic windows, and the second-story side porch. Cary also designed the wrought-iron Forest Lawn Cemetery - Main Entrance Gate.

In 1954, Cary's son, Charles, listed himself at the address.

See also: Dr. Walter Cary House, where George grew up and lived part of his adult house.


Photos taken in 2002.  See also photos taken in 2012.


Cross-gabled Italianate with Gothic treatment.
Double doors have single lights and a semi-circular transom.
Round-arched second floor windows have Gothic tracery.




Gothic quatrefoil tracery











Source of Cary photo: Buffalo Historical Society Publications, Volume XXX

Sources of information:


Photos and their arrangement 2002 Chuck LaChiusa
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