Building 60

Gas Station

  • Building N0:11
  • Historic Use: Gas Station
  • Proposed Use: Commercial
  • Built: 1936
  • Square ft: 1,325



Historic Description

Service structure supplementing functions of the post-exchange. Building reflects begining of shift in military design paradigm away from expensive “historic” styles of late 19th & early 20th centuries & toward more economical, simple modernist designs.

Physical Description

1 story rectangular bldg w/4 gables on Magruder Rd. Porte-cochere on W side w/gas pumps on island btwn the columns supporting roof. In 1939, addition (14′ x 6′) was constructed. Walls are brick every 6th course in headers except for gables which were done in wood frame and clapboard. 6/6 DH windows.

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