117 East Lufkin Avenue

 2016 Survey Information 2016 Survey Form 117 East Lufkin 117 East Lufkin Avenue 1986 Survey Information Site No.: L-0055 Address: 117 East Lufkin Avenue (Campbell Furniture Company) Name: Cassels, Hoglund & Clark, Attys. Date: 1920s Town: Lufkin Block: 9 Lot: 16 Architect/Builder:  Shirley Simons Condition: Good; some alterations, part of cornice and finials removed; recently renovated. Description: 2-story masonry with cast ornamentation at cornice, around central window, between floors; pairs of classical pilasters on either side of facade; string course between floors reads “Campbell Furniture Company,” awning lights replaced by set-in glass; green striped awnings, recessed entry.  [1986 Note:  Original Use: Retail; Present Use: Retail] Significance:  The 1915 Sanborn Fire Insurance Map (Sheet 3) shows a masonry structure with saddlery and shoe repair.  That structure would have been demolished to construct the present structure.  The structure is a good example of the classical revival style; however, renovations and alterations have not been consistent with the original architectural style.  If inconsistent renovations are reversed and original integrity is restored should be reconsidered for National...

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103 East Lufkin Avenue

2016 Survey Information 2016 Survey Form 103 East Lufkin 103 East Lufkin Avenue 1986 Survey Information Site No.: L-0045 Address: 103 East Lufkin Avenue Name: Angelina Building Date: 1924 Town: Lufkin Block: 9 Lot: 23-24 Architect/Builder:  Shirley Simons Condition: Good; first floor extensively altered; windows replaced. Description: 8-story masonry rectangular building with three bays; first floor is heavily altered with applied ceramic tile and classical columns; second and third floors have red brick facade, carved limestone string course and parapet with classical urns; limestone reads “Lufkin National Bank”; windows replaced with awning style on west and south facade; four modillions above first floor. Significance:  The 1904 (Sheet 2) and 1908 Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps (Sheet 3) show 2 brick structures, 2 stories, occupied by a dry goods store and a bank; the current structure was built between 1920 and 1924 and was described as fireproof; in 1928 Shirley Simon had his architecture office on the second...

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236 West Frank Street

236 West Frank Street 1986 Survey Information Site No.: L-0014 Address: 236 West Frank Street Date: 1930s Town: Lufkin Block: 14 Condition: Fair Description: 1-story; wood frame with vertical seam sheet metal siding; rectangular plan; wood pier foundation; gable roof with metal roofing topped with batten nailing strips, extended rafter ends; loading docks on west side; classical entry with cornice and pilasters, wood-paneled door; windows wood 6/6.  [Note:  Railroad...

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