121 Menefee Street, West

121 Menefee Street, West 1986 Survey Information Site No.: L-0820 Address: 121 Menefee Street, West Name: Russell/Arnold Residence Date: 1930-1940 Town: Lufkin Block: J. L Quinalty, Abstract 40 Lot: Tract 138, Acres .88 Condition: Good Description: 1-story round log house with composition gable roof, extended rafter ends; stacked rock chimney; multipanixt wood casement windows, screened projecting porch with stacked rock piers; a second entrance on the north facade; stacked rock pillars at entry off street; heavy vegetation surrounds site. A second bath was added by Mrs. Russell on the northwest corner of the house in the same style. The exact date of this alteration is not certain, however, it appears to have been done during the 1930s. A pergola on the west facade has been removed. Significance: Built for Claude M. and Annie Russell ca. 1920. The 1928 directory list Russell as a traveling shoe salesman. A 1925 Mayfete photograph shows the house and the feast taking place in an area between the house and South First Street. There is currently another residence at that site. When the Russells passed away, the residence was owned by Karl Cook; he sold the structure to the Arnold’s. The structure is a good example of the Craftsman movement of the first quarter of the 20th century. It is nominated to the National Register. The area of significance is...

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1218 Lufkin Street

1218 Lufkin Street Photographs 1218 Lufkin Street 1986 Survey Information Site No.: L-0458 Address: 1218 Lufkin Street Name: Lane/Long Bell/ Buck Residence Date: 1915-25 Town: Lufkin Block: 1 Lot: 5 Architect/Builder:  Lufkin land and Lumber Company Condition: Good Description: 1-1/2 story; wood frame with horizontal siding; raised foundation; irregular plan; intersecting hip and gable roofs with deep eaves, composition shingles, extended beam ends at front gable, gable end with small windows, applied curved wood trim; extended porch with paired Doric columns resting on low wall with siding; windows I/1 wood double-hung with haystack muntin pattern; exterior brick chimney on west. Significance: Good example of style. Built by the Lufkin Land and Lumber Company for company manager housing. It is the most elaborate of all the residences built in a row, originally situated across the road from the company plant. The Lufkin Land and Lumber Company was active from approximately 1899-1906. It was organized by George A. Kelley and E. W. Frost. The structure is a fine example of the Craftsman/Bungalow style in Lufkin. It is currently in private ownership. It is nominated to the National Register. The significance is architecture and industry. Industry is included because this structure is the best and least altered of all the manager/foreman dwellings constructed by the lumber company during its’s short history. Return to Lufkin/ Return to ACHC Historic...

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701 Persimmon Street

701 Persimmon Street 1986 Survey Information Site No.: L-0577 Address: 701 Persimmon Street Date: 1900-1920 Town: Lufkin Block: 88 Lot: 3 Condition: Good [1986 Notes:  Style/Type:  Craftsman...

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805 James Avenue

805 James Avenue 1986 Survey Information Site No.: L-0360 Address: 805 James Avenue Name: Rev. B. T. Simons Date: 1935-1940 Town: Lufkin Block: Treadwell Addition, Block 1 Lot: 6 Condition: Good Description: 1-story; wood frame with brick veneer; brick foundation, string course at foundation; hip roof with composition shingles; extended porch with brick L-shaped columns, porte cochere on west with similar columns; windows 6/6 wood double-hung, 1/1 aluminum...

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109 Jackson

109 Jackson 1986 Survey Information Site No.: L-0359 Address: 109 Jackson Date: 1930s Town: Lufkin Block: Denman Addition, Block 1 Lot: 1 Condition: Good Description: 1-story; wood frame with horizontal board siding; brick foundation; rectangular plan; intersecting gable roofs with composition shingles, trimmed rafter ends, knee braces; extended porch at north corner, square brick piers, low brick wall and 6 x 6 intermediate posts; two entry doors wood-paneled and wood with multipaned glass; windows 8/1 wood double-hung; concrete curbed flower beds; exterior brick chimney on north; interior brick chimney on...

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314 Jack Street

314 Jack Street 1986 Survey Information Site No.: L-0358 Address: 314 Jack Street Date: 1925-1930 Town: Lufkin Block: Robb Addition, Block 3 Lot: 9 Condition: Fair Description: 1-story; wood frame with horizontal siding; brick pier foundation with brick infill; rectangular plan with bathroom addition on the east; gable roof with extended rafter ends, knee braces, composition shingles; extended porch with boxed wood columns on square brick piers, wood railing; windows 1/1 wood double-hung, arranged in pairs, vertical trim extending below exterior sill. Significance:  Representative of bungalow type in...

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214 East Howe Street

214 East Howe Street 1986 Survey Information Site No.: L-0344 Address: 214 East Howe Street Date: 1920-1940 Town: Lufkin Condition: Good; few alterations. Description: 1-story frame with lap siding; composition gable roof has extended rafter ends and knee braces; massed plan; exterior chimney in front gable; inset porch supported by brick column, entry door has multiple lights; windows are 10/1, 4/1, 6/1 wood double-hung; concrete pier...

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512 Homer Blvd.

512 Homer Blvd. 1986 Survey Information Site No.: L-0330 Address: 512 Homer Blvd. Date: 1915-1930 Town: Lufkin Block: Denman Addition, 33 Lot: 3 Condition: Good; altered by metal porch supports. Description: 1-story; rectangular plan with small addition at southwest corner; brick pier foundation with partial brick patterned skirt; hip roof with hip dormer, small shed roofs, deep eaves, extended rafter ends, composition shingles; extended porch across front with metal porch supports; three entry doors wood with three upper lights; windows 1/1 wood double-hung screened sleeping porch at rear.  [1986 Notes:  Style/Type:  Vernacular Cottage; Original Use:  Residence; Present Use:  Church...

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503 Harmony Hill Road

503 Harmony Hill Road 1986 Survey Information Site No.: L-0309 Address: 503 Harmony Hill Road Name: Howard Walker Date: 1932 Town: Lufkin Block: Abstract 510 Lot: Tract 36 Architect/Builder:  Walker & Mr. Faircloth, Contractor Howard Walker Condition: Good; interiors are intact, walls paneled ca. 1974. Description: 1-1/2 story; wood frame with beveled wood siding; rectangular plan, three-bay facade with extended porte cochere at center bay; gable roofs, extended rafter ends, composition shingles, gabled dormers with windows, two interior brick chimneys (two double fireplaces on interior); two porches on front with square brick columns, battered box columns on brick piers; side-facing steps into porte cochere; wood panel entry doors with upper glass; 6/6 wood double-hung windows arranged in singles, pairs, triples; detached shed and garage; entry lane flanked by oak trees planted from acorns; original house site was 17.5 acres, now 15.5 acres; two springs are on the north end of the lot. Significance: Good example of architectural type; construction information: Judson Cowart – brick mason, John Card – carpenter, Mr. Foster made windows and door casings, Mr. Walker and two sons participated in construction; foundation sills are heart pine; ship lap and 2 x 4 were shipped from Diboll, $11/thousand, beveled siding procured locally, $35/thousand; Mr. Walker installed the first water line in the neighborhood in the early 1930s.  Mr. Walker was Angelina County Superintendent of Schools during the 1920s and 1930s when the rural schools were consolidating with urban schools.  He...

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206 South First Street

206 South First Street 1986 Survey Information Site No.: D-0901 Address: 206 South First Street Date: 1920-1930s Town: Diboll Block: 3A Lot: Out Lots Condition: Good Description: 1-story; wood frame with horizontal beveled siding; rectangular plan; pier foundation; gable roofs with extended rafter ends, brackets, composition shingles; screened porch across front; windows 2/2 replacement aluminum. [2014 Note:  It appears there are two entries for this address, D-0901 & D-0903, the report copy is...

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210 Fred

210 Fred 1986 Survey Information Site No.: L-0295 Address: 210 Fred Town: Lufkin Condition: Good Description: 1-story; wood frame with beveled siding; brick and concrete block pier foundation; rectangular plan; gable roofs with composition shingles, extended rafter ends and knee braces; porch across front with brick pier supports, storm door; windows 1/1 wood double-hung in...

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2005 South Chestnut Street

2005 South Chestnut Street 1986 Survey Information Site No.: L-0199 Address: 2005 South Chestnut Street Name: Lawrence Residence Date: 1934-1935 Architect/Builder:  Mr. G. E. Lawrence Town: Lufkin Block: Lafayette Finley, Abstract 691 Lot: Tract 14, 0.5 acres, Account #0691-376-014-000-00 Condition: Good Description: 1-story; petrified wood/masonry construction; concrete perimeter beam foundation 4-6 feet in depth; intersecting gable roofs, composition shingles, exterior chimney on north; shed roof over porch, trimmed tree trunk porch supports; multipaned glass and wood entry door; 8/8 wood double-hung windows; low rock wall at porch; petrified rock birdbath on north; trees on lot grown from acorns. Significance:  Good example of style; Mr. G. E. Lawrence was a builder in the Lufkin area, G. E. & Helen Lawrence collected the rock locally, a stockpile remains for work not completed; house in continuous family ownership, no alterations.  Excellent example of Craftsman/Bungalow style of architecture.  Nominated to the National Register.  The significance is...

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804 Frank

804 Frank 1986 Survey Information Site No.: L-0293 Address: 804 Frank Date: 1920 Town: Lufkin Block: Woodland Heights Addition, Block 6 Lot: 1 Condition: Good; original porch appears to have wrapped around from east to north; a later infill addition created a front porch and side porch. Description: 1-story; wood frame with horizontal board siding; brick foundation; irregular plan; hip roofs with projecting gable on southeast, composition shingles, deep overhang, interior brick chimney with corbeled brick cap; extended gable at porch with small window at gable end, battered boxed wood columns resting on brick piers; entry door with oval light and side lights, transom light above; wood double-hung windows 4/1, 1/1, with hood mold; frame garage and two outbuildings at rear; secondary entry on side porch. Significance:  Good example of...

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624 Frank

624 Frank 1986 Survey Information Site No.: L-0287 Address: 624 Frank Date: 1920-1935 Town: Lufkin Block: Woodland Heights Addition, Block 8 Lot: 3 Condition: Fair Description: 1-story; wood frame with bull-nosed siding; brick foundation; irregular plan; intersecting gable roofs, composition shingles, extended rafter ends, brackets; extended porch on southeast and northeast with brick columns resting on piers, low brick wall, porch is partially screened; multi-paned glass and wood entry door; windows wood double-hung 4/1 and multipaned, two over sized windows flank the entry door, small chamfered bay on southwest; exterior brick chimney on southwest. Significance:  Good example of type on Frank...

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423 Charlton Street

423 Charlton Street 1986 Survey Information Site No.: L-0176 Address: 423 Charlton Street Date: 1930s Town: Lufkin Block: Denman Addition, Block 25 Lot: South End Lot 1 Condition: Good Description: 1-story; wood frame with beveled board siding; brick foundation; L-plan; intersecting gable roofs with composition shingles, extended rafter ends, knee brackets; extended porch with battered boxed columns resting on brick piers, two entry doors multipaned glass and wood; 1/1 wood double-hung windows; detached...

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1515 Ford Chapel Road

1515 Ford Chapel Road 1986 Survey Information Site No.: L-0275 Address: 1515 Ford Chapel Road Date: 1930 Town: Lufkin Block: Long Bell Lumber, Block 4 Condition: Fair  [1986 Notes:  Style/Type:  Brick Bungalow; Original Use:  Residence; Present Use: ...

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401 Everitt Street

401 Everitt Street 1986 Survey Information Site No.: L-0265 Address: 401 Everitt Street Date: 1915-1925 Town: Lufkin Block: Andrews Addition Lot: 4 Condition: Good Description: 1-story wood frame with bull-nosed siding; brick pier foundation; rectangular plan; pyramidal hip and gable roof with composition shingles; extended porch with splayed eaves, decorative window at gable end; battered boxed columns on brick piers, central entry with large oval glass in door, hood mold above; windows 1/1 wood double-hung with hood mold. Significance:  Good example of type.  [1986 Note:  Style/Type: ...

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715 Ellis Avenue

715 Ellis Avenue 1986 Survey Information Site No.: L-0256 Address: 715 Ellis Avenue Date: 1930s Town: Lufkin Block: L. Mantooth Addition, Block 1 Lot: 23 Condition: Good; altered by asbestos siding. Description: 1-story; wood frame with asbestos siding; brick foundation; rectangular plan with inset porch; intersecting gable roofs with brackets, deep eaves, sunburst muntin patterned window flanked by louvers at each gable end; entry porch with flattened arch opening, battered boxed wood columns rest on brick piers, wood panel entry door with three glass lights flanked by single windows, hood mold above; windows are wood double-hung with upper sash divided into 4/2, lower sash with a single pane of glass; hood molds over windows; detached garage at rear. Significance:  Site of Governor Allan Shivers birthplace, RTHL Marker (1971), original house...

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942 Denman Street

942 Denman Street 1986 Survey Information Site No.: L-0242 Address: 942 Denman Street Date: 1930-1940s Town: Lufkin Block: J.L. Quinalty, Abstract 40 Lot: Tract 43, 0.23 acres, Account #0040-391-043-000-00 Condition: Good, several additions, horizontal siding wing at rear. Description: 1-story squared log with composition multiple gable roof; massed plan with horizontal siding addition at rear; projecting porch upheld by randomly laid rock columns; rock exterior chimney with sunburst patterns, two chimney pots; windows are wood double-hung; very heavy vegetation surrounds site; rock entry posts at street Significance: Good example of style.  The 1948 and 1949 directories list the residence of C. T. and Lois Cummings.  He was a truck driver with Land of Pines Diary...

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717 Clark Street

717 Clark Street 1986 Survey Information Site No.: L-0202 Address: 717 Clark Street Date: 1925-1935 Town: Lufkin Block: Kimmey Addition, Block 1 Lot: 4 or 5 Condition: Good Description: 1-story; wood frame with bull-nosed siding; brick foundation; irregular plan; gable roofs with extended rafter ends, composition shingles; extended porch, square brick columns, single entry door; wide 1/1 wood double-hung windows, carport on southwest...

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