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Percy L. Mannen House

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1926, Atlee B. and Robert M. Ayres. 323 Bushnell Ave.
  • (Photograph by Jason Coleman)

Much smaller in scale than the nearby Hogg House ( SA103), this white stucco Spanish Colonial Revival house includes a loggia situated on the south side facing the street, which is sheltered by a red tile roof supported on broad, round arches. The house's composition is hinged, with the single-story mass of the living room rotated toward the southeast that makes an awkward juncture with the projecting second-floor bay above the entrance. Climatic considerations relegated the stair to the rear of the house. Mannen was a businessman and the local manager of the National Cash Register Company.

Writing Credits

Gerald Moorhead et al.


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Gerald Moorhead et al., "Percy L. Mannen House", [San Antonio, Texas], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—,

Print Source

Cover: Buildings of Texas

Buildings of Texas: Central, South, and Gulf Coast, Gerald Moorhead and contributors. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2013, 177-177.

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