National Register Properties in Oklahoma

MASONIC TEMPLE

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DESCRIPTION: THE TEMPLE IS SYMBOLIC OF THE BIRTH AND GROWTH OF MASONRY IN ATOKA COUNTY. THE ARCHITECTURAL DESIGN IS UNIQUE TO THE COMMUNITY AND THE BUILDING FEATURES STAINED GLASS WINDOWS ON THE THIRD FLOOR. LISTED IN THE NATIONAL REGISTER 9/9/80.

NR ID Number 80003251

Historic Name

MASONIC TEMPLE

Current Name

Project Name 

Latitude 34.38538
Longitude -96.12485

Address

301 COURT STREET

City

ATOKA

County

ATOKA

County code

005

Lot

11

Block

26
Section 14

Township

2S

Range

11E
Type BUILDING
Historic Function  MEETING HALL
Current Function COMMERCE/TRADE
Area Significance 1 ARCHITECTURE
Area Significance 2 COMMUNITY PLANNING
Architect / Builder MASONIC LODGE
Date Prepared  1979
Year Built 1915
Original Site  YES
Architectural  Style COMMERCIAL STYLE
Roof Material  ASPHALT
Wall Material BRICK
Window Material  WOOD
Door Material METAL
Decorative Detail CHARCTERIZED BY BRICK PILASTERS, A DECORATIVE CORNICE THAT ENCLOSES A MARBLE SLAB UPON WHICH IS INSCRIBED THE MASONIC EMBLEM AND THE WORKS "MASONIC TEMPLE". THIRD STORY STAINED GLASS WINDOWS, MARBLE BLOCK INLAYS ON THE SOUTHERN FAÇADE
Condition EXCELLENT

 
Comments:-
BUILDING RETAINS MUCH OF ITS ARCHITECTURAL INTEGRITY AND COULD BE RESTORED TO ITS ORIGINAL CONDITION WITH LITTLE DIFFICULTY.

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