Banta House

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Banta House
Banta House, Houston, Texas.jpg
Banta House is located in Texas
Banta House
Banta House is located in the US
Banta House
Location 119 E. 20th St., Houston, Texas
Coordinates 29°48′12″N 95°23′50″W / 29.80333°N 95.39722°W / 29.80333; -95.39722Coordinates: 29°48′12″N 95°23′50″W / 29.80333°N 95.39722°W / 29.80333; -95.39722
Area less than one acre
Built 1918 (1918)
Architect Banta, J.E.
Architectural style Bungalow/craftsman
MPS Houston Heights MRA
NRHP reference # 83004427[1]
Added to NRHP June 22, 1983

The Banta House is a house located in Houston, Texas listed on the National Register of Historic Places.[1] The house is a unique variation of the Bungaloid influence within the historic Houston Heights district, with an unusual brick-over-concrete with double gallery supported by tapering square portico.[2]

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  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ Historic Resources of Houston Heights, MRA (1983-05-09). "National Register of Historic Places - Nomination Form" (PDF). National Park Service. Department of the Interior, National Park Service. Retrieved 2016-09-22.