"The Trippet-Shive House " Waxahachie Things to Do Tip by keeweechic

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This house was built in 1896 for a banker and civic leader H. W. Trippet, it was then sold to Walter E. Shive who owned the Waxahachie seed, grain and coal store. The home is indicative of the houses built at the turn of the century in this neighbourhood and features cedar fish-scale shingles, a wraparound porch and octagonal tower. It was restored by the Robert Bell Family in 1983.

Address: 209 North Grand Avenue

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  • Updated Dec 19, 2002
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