Masonic Temple, Lodge F. & A. M. No. 41, 215 North Main Street, Gainesville, Alachua County, FL
215 North Main Street, Gainesville, FL
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Documentation compiled after 1933.
Survey number HABS FL-368
Unprocessed field note material exists for this structure (FN-39).
Building/structure dates: 1908 initial construction
Significance: The Masonic Temple, Lodge F. & A.M. No. 41 of the Society of Free Masons, located at 215 N. Main St., Gainesville, Florida, was designed by architect J.H.W. Hawkins of Jacksonville, Florida, and constructed by the Eddins Manufacturing Company in 1908. This structure with its symmetrical facades, raised columned portico entry, arched windows, and decorative metal cornice, is a fine example of Neo-Classical architecture. The building is occupied by the Masonic Order.
Hawkins, J. H. W.
Society Of Free Masons
Curenton, Mark, Delineator
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)
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