Oklahoma's National Register of Historic Places

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ID Number 84002944
Historic Name CARMEN I.O.O.F. HOME
Description of Significance AN IMPOSING CLASSICAL REVIVAL BUILDING THAT WAS THE OBJECT OF A BIDDING CONTEST AMONG TOWNS WANTING TO SECURE THE FACILITY, THIS CRUCIFORM-PLAN BUILDING WAS CONSTRUCTED IN 1907 TO CARE FOR ORPHANS OF THE FRATERNITY.
Current Name
Address 1/2 MILE NORTH OF CARMEN
City VIC. CARMEN
County ALFALFA
Lot
Block
Current Section 35
Township 25N
Range 12W
Type BUILDING
Historic Function INSTITUTIONAL BUILDING
Current Function SOCIAL
Area Signficance 1 SOCIAL HISTORY
Area Significance 2 RELIGION
Date Prepared SUMMER 1982
Year Built 1907
Original Site YES
Architect/Builder
Architectural Style MIXED
Roof Material ASPHALT
Wall Material BRICK
Window Material WOOD; ALUMINUM
Door Material
Decorative Details
Condition GOOD
Comments IN 1955 THE HOLINESS CHURCH CONVERTED THE BUILDING INTO A NURSING HOME AND IT HAS CONTIUED AS SUCH TO THE PRESENT.
Restricted N