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Rees P. Sweeny House

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1896. 405 E. Locust St.

The L-shaped front of this raised clapboard cottage is more than matched by the long wing that extends north along Pecan Street, replete with shuttered windows. A block away at 419 E. Magnolia Street, the Dr. S. B. Maxey House, as the gold-lettered inscription in the transom above the front door announces, is a large-scaled picturesque version of Colonial Revival set amid the live oak trees characteristic of this neighborhood.

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Gerald Moorhead et al.
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Gerald Moorhead et al., "Rees P. Sweeny House", [Angleton, Texas], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/TX-01-AS3.

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