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B. F. Jones House
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Location 808 Ridge Avenue (Allegheny West)
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Coordinates 40°27′2.47″N 80°0′49.47″W / 40.4506861°N 80.0137417°W / 40.4506861; -80.0137417Coordinates: 40°27′2.47″N 80°0′49.47″W / 40.4506861°N 80.0137417°W / 40.4506861; -80.0137417
Built/founded 1908 to 1910
Architect Rutan & Russell
Architectural style(s) Jacobean Revival
Governing body/owner local
CPHD designated March 15, 1974
PHLF designated 1970 and 1990

The B. F. Jones House at 808 Ridge Avenue in the Allegheny West neighborhood of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, was built from 1908 to 1910. When it was completed, it had 42 rooms and cost $375,000 to build. It was once the home of Benjamin Franklin Jones Jr., the son of Benjamin Franklin Jones, a founder of the Jones and Laughlin Steel Company. It is currently Jones Hall of the Community College of Allegheny County.

It was added to the List of City of Pittsburgh historic designations on March 15, 1974, and to the List of Pittsburgh History and Landmarks Foundation Historic Landmarks in 1970 and in 1990.

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