Woolls Building - Center Point, TX
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX
N 29° 56.694 W 099° 02.241
14R E 496395 N 3312680
Quick Description: One of Center Point's oldest existing commercial structures, the Woolls Building was constructed in 1873-75 to house the mercantile business of George W. Wooll.
Location: Texas, United States
Date Posted: 9/22/2022 3:17:41 PM
Waymark Code: WM16R7W
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1
Views: 1

Long Description:
NRHP Registration Form

"The Woolls Building, constructed as a two-story general store circa 1873-1875, is located in Center Point, Texas at the corner of Skyline Drive and San Antonio Street. It is a vernacular structure of limestone load bearing masonry construction. The two-story building has full-width porches and balconies on the east and west elevations. The Woolls Building is situated in the business district of Center Point, Texas. Historically the first floor always served as a place of commerce and the second floor as a social and meeting hall for the community. It is approximately 4,000 square feet and occupies 1.03 acres of land and has 3 bedrooms, 2 kitchens, 5 bathrooms, a washroom and two great rooms. The rectangular limestone construction of Cordova Cream exhibits many of its original design features including a metal-hipped roof and wood frame windows. Currently the site is a bed and breakfast and community events center. The relatively unaltered exterior of the building exhibits a high degree of integrity in its location, setting, feeling, association, design materials and workmanship"

Street address:
318 San Antonio
Center Point, TX USA

County / Borough / Parish: Kerr County

Year listed: 2002

Historic (Areas of) Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering

Periods of significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899

Historic function: Commerce/Trade,Government,Social

Current function: Domestic

Privately owned?: yes

Primary Web Site: [Web Link]

Secondary Website 1: [Web Link]

Season start / Season finish: Not listed

Hours of operation: Not listed

Secondary Website 2: Not listed

National Historic Landmark Link: Not listed

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