Crosby, William T. & Delora, House
1109 SW TOPEKA BLVD
||1109 SW TOPEKA BLVD
|Zip:||66612 - 1602
Section 31 Township 11S Range 16
|Legal Description Remarks:||ORIGINAL TOWN , Lot 367 + , TOPEKA AVE LOTS 367-369-371|
|Latitude, Longitude 1:||39.045707 -95.682647|
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|Historic Name:||Crosby, William T. & Delora, House
|Alternate Name:||Grand Chapter of Kansas/Order of Eastern Star|
|Historic Function Remarks:||Belonged to William Crosby who, along with his brother, started the Crosby Department Store in Topeka.|
|Present Function Remarks:|
|Residential/Commercial/Religious Style:||Italian Renaissance|
|Secondary Style:|| |
|Barn Type:||Not Applicable|
|Bridge Type:||Not Applicable|
|Landscape Type:||Not Applicable|
|Physical Description/Remarks:||Styles represented include Beaux Arts and Italian Renaissance (Mediterranean Revival). Many decorative features: windows, hipped dormers with 3-part window groups, service ell to rear with hipped roof, heavily detailed with classical ornament, boxed eaves, cornice with frieze, projecting polygonal and rectangle bay windows with hipped roofs, beveled glass transoms. Exterior is brick and terra cotta.|
|Commercial Building Type:||Not Applicable|
|Architect/Designer/Builder:||Squires, Frank C. (architect); Scott, David P. (contractor)|
|Year of Construction:||1910|
|Ancillary Structures:|| Garage/Carriage House |
|Ancillary Structure Remarks:||Garage was built at the same time as the house, at a cost of $1,000. It mimics the house in style and materials. Blond brick exterior, shallow hipped roof with dormers on each side. The cubed building has a historic wood-framed addition clad with vinyl siding and topped with shallow hipped roof. There are two garage door openings on the front/east side. The north elevation has a three-part window. The building has a red composition roof.|
|Name:||Kansas State Nurses Association|
||1109 SW TOPEKA BLVD Topeka KS 66612 - 1602
|Listed in State Register:||Yes|
|Date of State Listing:||08/13/2011|
|Listed in National Register:||Yes|
|Date of National Listing:||10/06/2011|
|Date Demolished (if applicable):|
|Potentially Eligible for National Register:||
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|Thematic Nomination (MPDF):|| |
|National Historic Landmark:|| |
|Survey Project Name:||PSIQ Submittal|
|Surveyed By:||KSNA/Watchous, Sandra|
|Survey Project Name:||Shawnee Co - Community Buildings Survey (2004)|
|Surveyed By:||Landmark Preservation Associates|
|Reviewed By:||Katrina Ringler|
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1109 SW Topeka Blvd. Unknown date.
1109 SW Topeka Blvd. DW. 7/15/04
Crosby House - 1109 SW Topeka BLVD. Exterior, overall view of east elevation, looking northwest. CDavis, 4-8-2011.
Crosby House - 1109 SW Topeka BLVD. Exterior, overall view of north elevation, looking southeast.. CDavis, 4-8-2011.
Crosby House - 1109 SW Topeka BLVD. Exterior, overall view of south and west elevations of house and garage, looking northeast. CDavis, 4-8-2011.
Crosby House - 1109 SW Topeka BLVD. Exterior, overall view of west and north elevations of garage, looking northwest. CDavis, 4-8-2011.
Crosby House. 1109 SW Topeka Blvd. National Register nomination. 04/28/2011. Davis, Christy.