National Register of Historic Places listings in Aransas County, Texas

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Location of Aransas County in Texas

This is a list of the National Register of Historic Places listings in Aransas County, Texas.

This is intended to be a complete list of properties and districts listed on the National Register of Historic Places in Aransas County, Texas. There are one district and four individual properties listed on the National Register in the county. Three individually listed properties are Recorded Texas Historic Landmarks including one that is also a State Historic Site and a State Antiquities Landmark.

          This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted November 18, 2022.[1]

Current listings[edit]

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The publicly disclosed locations of National Register properties may be seen in a mapping service provided.[2]

[3] Name on the Register Image Date listed[4] Location City or town Description
1 Aransas Pass Light Station
Aransas Pass Light Station
August 3, 1977
N of Port Aransas on Harbor Island
27°51′51″N 97°03′23″W / 27.864167°N 97.056389°W / 27.864167; -97.056389 (Aransas Pass Light Station)
Port Aransas Brick lighthouse built in 1857
2 George W. Fulton Mansion
George W. Fulton Mansion
April 24, 1975
Fulton Beach Rd.
28°03′27″N 97°02′05″W / 28.0576°N 97.0348°W / 28.0576; -97.0348 (George W. Fulton Mansion)
Fulton State Historic Site, State Antiquities Landmark, Recorded Texas Historic Landmark; Second Empire style house built between 1872 & 1875 for George Ware Fulton.
3 Hoopes-Smith House
Hoopes-Smith House
August 19, 1994
417 N. Broadway
28°01′37″N 97°02′59″W / 28.027083°N 97.049722°W / 28.027083; -97.049722 (Hoopes-Smith House)
Rockport Recorded Texas Historic Landmark; Queen Anne style house built between 1890 & 1892 for James M. Hoopes and his family. Now a Bed & Breakfast.
4 Kent-Crane Shell Midden
Kent-Crane Shell Midden
June 21, 1984
Address restricted[5]
Fulton 41AS3
5 T. H. Mathis House
T. H. Mathis House
June 21, 1971
612 Church St.
28°01′12″N 97°03′18″W / 28.01991°N 97.05513°W / 28.01991; -97.05513 (T. H. Mathis House)
Rockport Recorded Texas Historic Landmark; Greek Revival style residence still owned by the same family.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ National Park Service, United States Department of the Interior, "National Register of Historic Places: Weekly List Actions", retrieved November 18, 2022.
  2. ^ The latitude and longitude information provided in this table was derived originally from the National Register Information System, which has been found to be fairly accurate for about 99% of listings. Some locations in this table may have been corrected to current GPS standards.
  3. ^ Numbers represent an alphabetical ordering by significant words. Various colorings, defined here, differentiate National Historic Landmarks and historic districts from other NRHP buildings, structures, sites or objects.
  4. ^ The eight-digit number below each date is the number assigned to each location in the National Register Information System database, which can be viewed by clicking the number.
  5. ^ Federal and state laws and practices restrict general public access to information regarding the specific location of this resource. In some cases, this is to protect archeological sites from vandalism, while in other cases it is restricted at the request of the owner. See: Knoerl, John; Miller, Diane; Shrimpton, Rebecca H. (1990), Guidelines for Restricting Information about Historic and Prehistoric Resources, National Register Bulletin, National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior, OCLC 20706997.

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