James Bute Company Warehouse

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James Bute Company Warehouse
James Bute Company Warehouse Houston.jpg
The building's exterior in 2011
James Bute Company Warehouse is located in Texas
James Bute Company Warehouse
James Bute Company Warehouse is located in the United States
James Bute Company Warehouse
Location711 William St., Houston, Texas
Coordinates29°46′2″N 95°21′14.1″W / 29.76722°N 95.353917°W / 29.76722; -95.353917Coordinates: 29°46′2″N 95°21′14.1″W / 29.76722°N 95.353917°W / 29.76722; -95.353917
Arealess than one acre
Built1909 (1909)
Built byLucas & Smith
ArchitectOlle Lorehn
Architectural styleEarly Commercial
NRHP reference #94000677[1]
Added to NRHPJuly 7, 1994

The James Bute Company Warehouse, located at 711 William Street in Houston, Texas, was listed on the National Register of Historic Places on July 7, 1994.[2] The Bute Paint Company, founded by James Bute, operated from 1867 until 1990. Its warehouse building on William Street was built in 1909. Abandoned after 1990, the property was converted to loft apartments in 1993.[3][4]

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  1. ^ National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
  2. ^ "National Register Listings" (PDF). Texas Historical Commission. p. 44. Retrieved December 28, 2014.
  3. ^ "Historic District Designation Report" (PDF). CIty of Houston Archaeological & Historical Commission. Retrieved 27 March 2015.
  4. ^ "Dakota Lofts". houstonarchitecture.com. Artefaqs Corporation. Retrieved 27 March 2015.