Oklahoma's National Register of Historic Places

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ID Number 85000567
Historic Name METHODIST EPISCOPAL CHURCH, SOUTH
Description of Significance CONSTRUCTED IN 1922, WITH A SMALL ADDITION IN 1924, THE CHURCH DIVERGES FROM THE USUAL GOTHIC REVIVAL STYLE FOUND IN LAWTON. THE CHURCH EXHIBITS THE CLASSICAL REVIVAL STYLE AND IS DOMINATED BY THE TEMPLE FRONT OF THE FACADE - A PEDIEMNT SUPPORTED BY FOUR IONIC COLUMNS. THE BRICK WALLS OF THE CHURCH ARE HIGHLIGHTED BY THE LIMESTONE CORNICE, ARCHITRAVE, AND WINDOW SURROUNDS. LISTED IN NATIONAL REGISTER 3/12/85.
Current Name CENTENARY METHODIST CHURCH
Address 702 D AVENUE
City LAWTON
County COMANCHE
Lot 1-5
Block 52
Current Section N/A
Township N/A
Range N/A
Type BUILDING
Historic Function RELIGIOUS STRUCTURE
Current Function RELIGIOUS STRUCTURE
Area Signficance 1 ARCHITECTURE
Area Significance 2
Date Prepared 1983
Year Built 1922-24
Original Site YES
Architect/Builder UNKNOWN
Architectural Style CLASSICAL REVIVAL
Roof Material ASPHALT SHINGLES
Wall Material BRICK
Window Material
Door Material
Decorative Details IONIC ORDER COLUMNS, PEDIMENT CONTAINING DENTICULATED MOULDINGS, WHEEL WINDOW
Condition GOOD
Comments
Restricted N