221 E. Walnut Street - Walnut Street Commercial Historic District - Springfield, Missouri
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
N 37° 12.428 W 093° 17.489
15S E 474135 N 4117890
Quick Description: Commercial building in the Walnut Street Commercial Historic District in Springfield, Missouri.
Location: Missouri, United States
Date Posted: 11/10/2011 7:12:40 PM
Waymark Code: WMD2QD
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 2

Long Description:

"221 E. Walnut Street - This two-story brick commercial building was constructed ca. 1905. The building has an exterior of stretcher bond brick. The storefront retains original display windows, which rest on ca. 1980 tile bulkheads. The storefront retains original cast iron pilasters and multi-light transoms. The entrances have ca. 1980 glass and wood doors. Across the width of the storefront is a steel lintel. Above the storefront is a water table of corbelled brick. In the west bay is a ca. 1980 door which leads to the second floor. This entrance retains an original rectangular transom. On the second story are four windows with ca. 1980 one-over-one anodized aluminum sash. The windows have stone sills and above are arches with textured brick. Header course arches with keystones connect the windows. Above the windows is a brick water table and corbelled brick cornice.." - Historic District nomination

The building is in good condition and is now a restaurant.

Name of Historic District (as listed on the NRHP): Walnut Street Commercial Historic District

Link to nationalregisterofhistoricplaces.com page with the Historic District: [Web Link]

221 E. Walnut Street Springfield, Misouri

How did you determine the building to be a contributing structure?: Narrative found on the internet (Link provided below)

Optional link to narrative or database: [Web Link]

NRHP Historic District Waymark (Optional): Not listed

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