2828 Old Anson Rd Abilene, Texas United States

Compton House

Construction date: 1907*

Current name:

Compton House

Style:

Queen anne cottage, Queen Anne, Classical Revival

 

Status of Historic Designation:

Designated at Local level

Architectural Description:

This is a 1.5-story, 3-bay domestic building in the Queen Anne style with Classical Revival influences built in 1907. The structural system is frame. The foundation is piers. Exterior walls are original wood siding and original wood shingles. The building has a multi-plane/complex roof clad in replacement asphalt shingles with box cornice. Windows are original wood, 1/1 double-hung sashes. There is a single-story, wrap-around open porch characterized by a shed roof clad in asphalt shingles with classical wood posts.

* Date source: Taylor CAD

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