Details for Survey Form

Atlas Number 3001006466


National Register Survey Card 1979

Serial Number NRS79-0796
Property Name R.S. ROSE HOUSE
Property Address 321 South Dixon
Owner Lloyd Excel Lake, Jr. et al >> cont .
County Cooke
City/Rural Gainesville
Block 672
Lot 3721-13
UTM Coordinates
USGS Map 3397-412
Construction Date 1898
Period VT
Style Victorian/Queen Anne
Description 2 story wood frame house; asymmetrical plan; hip roof with gable extensions; 1/1 wood sash windows; one story porch extends around east (front) and south elevation; large brackets support porch roof; off-center second floor balcony door; finials atop apex of roof.
Building Material: Wall Wood frame
Building Material: Roof Comp. shingle
Physical Condition Fair/Good
Site: Original Yes
Site: Moved No
Site: Date Moved
Alterations Unaltered
Significance An excellent example of Queen Anne architecture in Gainesville. Contributes to the character of a residential historic district. Home of R.S. Rose, a prominent cotton dealer and former secretary and treasurer of North Texas Compress & Warehouse.
Area of Significance Architecture
Level of Significance Local
Original Use Residence
Present Use Same
Relationship to Surroundings Within proposed NR residential district
Acreage/Boundary Description: Gainesville Addition: Block 63; Lot 1B
Bibliographic Data Cooke County Heritage Society pamphlet; City Directories; Sanborn Maps
See Info/Correspondence Files
Recorded By David Moore
Date 7/81
Photo Data IX-14/ slide: 4-C
Continuation >>OWNER>> P.o. Box 506, Seabrook TX 77586

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