Gulf Oil Company - Douglasville, GA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.
N 33° 45.113 W 084° 44.792
16S E 708726 N 3736927
Quick Description: This former service station is the farthest east building in the district.
Location: Georgia, United States
Date Posted: 5/24/2018 5:14:26 AM
Waymark Code: WMYB54
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Team RAGAR
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Long Description:

County of building: Douglas County
Location of building: Adair St. & Broad St., SW corner, Douglasville
Built: 1920s
Original Occupant: Guf Oil Company
Current Occupant: NexLevel Thrift & Consignment

"The former Gulf Oil Company station (photograph 1), along East Broad Street, is an example of a Tudor Revival style. Built in the 1920s, the white-painted, brick building features a high-pitched blue tile roof with a projecting front gable. This front gable is decorated by a half-timbering pattern and supported by wooden columns.

"....While most are modest one and two story commercial stores, there are a few outstanding buildings in the district, including bank buildings, a drug store, and a 1920s gas station which still reflects the oil company's design. ... " ~ NRHP Nomination Form

Address of the station:
6610 Broad St., Douglasville, GA 30134

Type of Gas Station: Reborn

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