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ADAM-CANAVAN HOUSE
Old San Antonio Rd, Boerne
Library File #300.0012
OWNERS: Conrad Adam ADDITION: Conrad Adam; Julius Adam; Willie Adam; William Canavan DATE: ca 1900 Style/Period:
BUILDER:Adam CONSTRUCTED OF:Wood DESCRIPTION: 1 1/2 story frame with shiplap; numerous renovations, alterations and additions; projecting bungalow porch with decorative shingles in gable; center hall plan; coupled windows; front door transom and sidelights. Rock smokehouse and cistern in rear of house.

HISTORY: In 1873 Conrad Adam purchased property from F.E. Voges near the Balcones Creek. He built a large two story home. He gave a portion of this property to his son, Julius, to build this house. This house remained in the Adam family until 1974 when it was purchased by William and Sandra Canavan.

Source: Boerne Public Library files.- October, 2004

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