NICKELS HOUSE-KENDALL CO. MENTAL HEALTH CENTER
114 E. Blanco, Boerne
Library File #29
ID# 19931 ORIGINAL USE: Home PRESENT USE: County Rental Building CURRENT OWNER: Kendall County
OWNERS: Casey and Hertha Nickels LOCATION: Original Town Lot: #110, #111 DATE:1929 Style/Period: Bungalow HISTORICAL DESIGNATION: NO
BUILDER: possibly Sears & Roebuck CONSTRUCTED OF: Wood frame; metal roof; 6 x 6 windows CONDITION: Good DESCRIPTION: One story bungalow; porch with brick column and posts across portion of front; steep roof.

HISTORY: This was the home of Charles Eugene "Casey" and Hertha Leidl Nickels. After Hertha died it was sold to the county for additional office space. The house was renovated by the county and used to house MHMR. In September, 2012 the Genealogical & Historical Society of Kendall County leased the house for its Library and Society headquarters.

Source: Boerne Public Library files.December, 2007; updated on October 7, 2012 with the help of Harry Dell.