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Gonzalez-Alvarez House

St. Augustine, Florida
County of St. Johns.
14 Saint Francis Street
National Register Number: 70000845
Resource type: Building.
Property type: Domestic - single dwelling. The threat level was Satisfactory in
2008.
Congressional District: FL-4 Certified Local Government: YES
This NHL offers public access.
Please contact the NHL directly for visitor information.
Current use/information: House Museum; http://www.oldcity.com/oldhouse/.

Statement of Significance (as of designation - April 15, 1970):
A "St. Augustine-style" townhouse, adapted to Florida's unique climatic conditions. The original one-story house (c. 1723) had coquina (broken coral and shell) walls and floors of tabby (oyster shells mixed with lime).

Condition:
Currently, there are no threats to the NHL.

The society continues to maintain and repair the building.


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