FOOTE-HAWKINS HOUSE
717 N. Main
Library File #8
ID# 19840 ORIGINAL USE: Home PRESENT USE: Home CURRENT OWNER:
OWNERS: D.A. Foote, Floyd Hawkins, Ellis Adam LOCATION: Original Town Lots #15-16 DATE: c1879 Style/Period: Victorian HISTORICAL DESIGNATION: NO
BUILDERS: D.A. Foote. CONSTRUCTED OF: Wood frame, shingle roof, 2 x 2 windows CONDITION: Excellent DESCRIPTION: One and one-half story frame symmetrical, Victorian with unusually steep pitched roof with central hipped dormier. Front porch is added, plank front door; double interior firelaces; double windows of south side of house;

HISTORY: In February of 1897 D. A. Foote purchased Boerne Lot 12 from Max Beseler and wife which was a ten acre tract. On the property Mr. and Mrs. Foote built this house. The other parts of the property were sold off at various times and the house with its grounds had quite a few owners. Some of the years the house was rented out by its owner. Ellis and Mabel Adam remodelled it in 1967 and lived there several years. Present owner is the Natarajan Family.

Source: Boerne Public Library files.- December, 2007