Wirick-Simmons House

Jefferson and Pearl Sts., Monticello, Florida

Photos 

Historic American Buildings Survey Jack E. Boucher, Photographer, April 1962 WEST ELEVATION

Photo taken for the Historic American Buildings Survey

Map 

Street View 

Description 

This structure was built in 1831 by the Rev. Adam Wirick, a Methodist Circuit Rider, and occupied by Thomas Simmons and his descendants since 1871. // The building is an excellent example of the modest Greek Revival architecture of North Florida. The Wirick-Simmons House has been restored by the Jefferson County Historical Association. -- Historic American Buildings Survey

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on June 30, 1972
Reference number
72000331
Architectural style
Mid 19th Century Revival: Exotic Revival
Area of significance
Architecture
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic function
Single dwelling
Current functions
Museum; Civic
Period of significance
1825-1849
Significant year
ca. 1831

Update Log 

  • February 24, 2020: New Street View added by Michael Miller
  • May 12, 2012: Imported photos from HABS/HAER

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