320 Congress Street - St. Francis de Sales Roman Catholic Church
St. Francis de Sales Church Trustees (P)
320 Congress Street
Troy, NY 12180
Brief History
Condition: Good
Integrity: Original
Threats to the Building: None
Related outbuildings and property:
Landscape features
Surroundings of the building:
Open Land (Prospect Park), Residential
Interrelationship of surroundings
a) Is the structure in an historic district: No
Notable Features: Rectangular plan building. Prominent features are the two twoers and rose window over the central doorway.
Significance: Example of late 19th century ecclesiastical architecture. May be the work of a local architect.
Date of construction: 1881-1882
Architect: Edward Loth?
Historical and Architectural Importance:
Original Style
Noticeable additions or restorations: Wheelchair ramp has been added. Two tower roofs have been replaced with copper instead of slate.
Ownership: Private
Original Use: Church
Present Use: Church
Accessibility to the Public
a) Exterior visible from road: Yes
b) Interior accesible: Yes
Building Material: Brick, brownstone trim
Roofing Material: Slate shingles and metal
Foundation Material: Bluestone
Structural System: Wood frame