Dines-Hight House

Dines-Hight House

SUMMARY – Constructed 1889
Historic Use: Residence
Present Use: Residence
National Register Status: Not Listed

SIGNIFICANCE

Constructed in 1889, the house is significant as the 9th oldest building in Tempe, that is to say only 8 buildings are believed to predate the Dines-Hight House. It is in the upper 99th  percentile of all Tempe buildings in terms of age (p%=0.999). Originally located at 120 W 7th Street, the Dines-Hight House is significant as for its association with Tempe’s original townsite. It is also significant as a local variant of Bungalow-style residential architecture.