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Historic Structures

Kellum-Noble House

Nichols-Rice-Cherry House

San Felipe House

Pillot House

St. John Church

The Old Place

Staiti House

Yates House

4th Ward Cottage

Baker Family Playhouse

 

 

Historic Structures


Nichols-Rice-Cherry House
The 1850 Nichols-Rice-Cherry House is an example of Greek Revival architecture. The two story house has a full-fašade, Ionic column supported, non-pedimented front porch, a subtype of the Greek Revival style that was prevalent in the southern states. The home was originally located on courthouse Square and later relocated to 608 Fargo Street in the Montrose area. In 1959 it became the first historic building to be moved into Sam Houston Park. Elegant furnishings define the lifestyle that was prevalent in Houston when one of the richest men of the period, William Marsh Rice, lived in the house.

 

 

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