2131 First Street, South

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2131 First Street, South 1986 Survey Information

  • Site No.: L-0767
  • Address: 2131 S. First Street
  • Name: Cudlipp Forestry Center, Fire Control Department.
  • Date: 1936
  • Town: Lufkin
  • Condition: Good; altered by diagonal siding and aluminum replacement
  • Description: Fire Control Department original structure was wood frame with smooth log siding on first floor, board and batten on second floor, now covered by diagonal wood siding; hip roofs, originally wood shake shingles; inset entry porch with 6 x 6 wood posts, stone floor; rock face chimney; irregular plan; originally 6/6 wood double-hung windows, now 4/2 aluminum replacement windows, aluminum and glass entry door, on the interior – rock fireplace with timber mantel. Grounds landscaped in 1936 with pine and oak trees; rustic rock fish pond in front of Fire Control Department; rough coursed stone fence with square piers at 15-20 feet intervals on center across front and back of the complex; additional buildings added over the years.
  • Significance:  Possibly constructed by CCC.