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E.E. Burdick House

The E.E. Burdick House, located at 248 Prospect Street in Tonopah, Nevada, is a distinctive historical residence built in 1906. Known for its unique blend of architectural styles and stone masonry construction, it stands as a significant example of Tonopah’s early residential architecture.

E.E. Burdick House

E.E. Burdick House Overview

This square-plan stone house, measuring 35-by-35 feet, is celebrated for its architectural style, which includes elements of symmetry and classically detailed eaves. Its construction by local stonemason E.E. Burdick, who also lived there, adds personal and historical significance to the building.

National Register Number

Unknown at this time.

Year Established/Founded

1906

E.E. Burdick House History

The house was recognized for its stone masonry construction and stylistic treatments, combining to make it one of Tonopah’s finest historic residential structures. It was eventually acquired by the neighboring St. Marks P.E. Church, also built by Burdick, for use as a parsonage.

Timeline

  • 1906: Construction of the E.E. Burdick House.
  • 1982: Listing on the National Register of Historic Places.

County

Tonopah, Nye County

GPS Coordinates

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Location

248 Prospect Street, Tonopah, Nevada

Today, the E.E. Burdick House remains an exceptional representation of the architectural heritage in Tonopah, showcasing the skill and craftsmanship of its era. It continues to stand as a symbol of the town’s rich history and residential development.

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