First Church of Christ, Scientist (West Palm Beach, Florida)

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First Church of Christ, Scientist
West Palm Beach, Florida
West PB FL 1st Christ Scientist01.jpg

809 South Flagler Drive

West Palm Beach, Florida
Built 1928
Architect Horace Trumbauer; F.W. Blandford
Architectural style Classical Revival
NRHP Reference # 98001519[1][2]

First Church of Christ, Scientist, located at 809 South Flagler Drive in West Palm Beach, Florida, is an historic structure that on December 3, 1998, was determined to be eligible for listing on the National Register of Historic Places. However, the owner objected to the property being listed on the Register.[1] It is still a functioning Christian Science church.

National register listing[edit]

  • First Church of Christ Scientist ** (added 1998 - Building - #98001519)
  • Also known as PB681
  • 809 S. Flagler Dr., West Palm Beach
  • Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
  • Architect, builder, or engineer: Blandford, F.W., Trumbauer, Horace
  • Architectural Style: Classical Revival
  • Area of Significance: Architecture
  • Period of Significance: 1925-1949
  • Owner: Private
  • Historic Function: Religion
  • Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
  • Current Function: Religion
  • Current Sub-function: Religious Structure

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b Weekly List Of Actions Taken On Properties: 1/04/99 through 1/08/99
  2. ^ National Park Service (2007-01-23). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 

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Coordinates: 26°42′16″N 80°05′14″W / 26.7045096°N 80.0872645°W / 26.7045096; -80.0872645