Royse City Lodge No. 663 A.F. & A.M. - Royse City,TX
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX
N 32° 58.503 W 096° 19.862
14S E 749431 N 3651684
Quick Description: Building has been listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Location: Texas, United States
Date Posted: 8/26/2020 8:09:29 AM
Waymark Code: WM131K1
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
Views: 2

Long Description:
NRHP Nomination Form

"The Royse City Lodge #663 A.F. & A.M. (1925) is the most substantial and intact property in the central business district of Royse City. Designed by , believed to be from Greenville, Texas, and constructed by J.E. Harris of Royse City, the Lodge is a handsome 2-story building that borrows architectural elements from the Mission Revival style.

The building reflects the influences of the Mission Revival style popular in the early 20th century. The principal facade is characterized by a recessed entryway with two single wooden doors and 6/6 windows and transom on the first floor, two sets of paired 6/6 windows on the second, and an arched parapet with cast concrete coping. Truncated towers rise at each corner with a single arched 1/1 window on both the first and second story flanked by brick pilasters with cast concrete ornamentation."

Artist: W.A. Kimzey architect

102 S. Arch St. / Royse City, TX USA

Web URL to relevant information: Not listed

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