J.F. and W.H. Falvey Commercial Block

419 West Broadway
South Boston, Massachuse

Year Built: 1900

This is a four-story retail and manufacturing building, constructed of brick with a copper cornice and flat roof.


References

• Building Permit, City of Boston, April 9, 1900, Permit No. 110, J.F. and W.H. Falvey, Charles Brigham architect.


Images


2010, corner of West Broadway and F Street


2010, rear; the building is L-shaped. Stairwell is the rectangular projection in the middle.


2010, stairwell


2010, stairwell, detail of newel post


2010, stairwell, detail of balustrades


2010, stairwell, detail of newel post, balustrades and wainscoting


2011, front facade


2011, front facade


2011, front facade


2010, front facade


2010, F Street facade detail


2010, F Street facade detail


2010, rear


2010, rear, notice the faux quoining effect of the yellow and red brick, and also the original shutters/doors


2010, rear


2010, rear


2010, window detail looking out 2d floor stairwell window

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