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Bell County Texas
Location of Bell County in Texas

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

This is intended to be a complete list of properties and districts listed on the National Register of Historic Places in Bell County, Texas. There are four districts, 66 individual properties, and one former property listed on the National Register in the county. The individually listed properties include 23 that are designated or contain Recorded Texas Historic Landmarks including one that is also a State Antiquities Landmark. Two districts contain several more Recorded Texas Historic Landmarks.

This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted March 31, 2017.

Current listings

The locations of National Register properties and districts may be seen in a mapping service provided.

Name on the Register Image Date listed Location City or town Description
1 Anderson House and Store
Anderson House and Store
April 5, 1983
(#83003076)
Main St.
30°56′46″N 97°32′12″W / 30.946111°N 97.536667°W / 30.946111; -97.536667 (Anderson House and Store)
Salado Recorded Texas Historic Landmark; Historic Resources of Salado MRA
2 Armstrong-Adams House
Armstrong-Adams House
April 5, 1983
(#83003077)
Main St. and Thomas Arnold Rd.
30°56′49″N 97°32′14″W / 30.946944°N 97.537222°W / 30.946944; -97.537222 (Armstrong-Adams House)
Salado Recorded Texas Historic Landmark; Historic Resources of Salado MRA
3 F. K. and Mary Austin House
F. K. and Mary Austin House
December 26, 1990
(#90001891)
702 N. Penelope St.
31°03′44″N 97°27′35″W / 31.062222°N 97.459722°W / 31.062222; -97.459722 (F. K. and Mary Austin House)
Belton Historic and Architectural Resources of Belton MPS
4 Ele Baggett House
Ele Baggett House
December 26, 1990
(#90001882)
1019 N. Main St.
31°03′57″N 97°27′36″W / 31.065833°N 97.46°W / 31.065833; -97.46 (Ele Baggett House)
Belton Recorded Texas Historic Landmark; Historic and Architectural Resources of Belton MPS
5 Silas and Ellen Baggett House
Silas and Ellen Baggett House
December 26, 1990
(#90001881)
1018 N. Main St.
31°03′58″N 97°27′38″W / 31.066111°N 97.460556°W / 31.066111; -97.460556 (Silas and Ellen Baggett House)
Belton Historic and Architectural Resources of Belton MPS
6 George Washington Baines House
George Washington Baines House
April 5, 1983
(#83003078)
Royal St.
30°56′31″N 97°31′59″W / 30.941944°N 97.533056°W / 30.941944; -97.533056 (George Washington Baines House)
Salado Recorded Texas Historic Landmark; Historic Resources of Salado MRA
7 Barbee-Berry Mercantile Building
Barbee-Berry Mercantile Building
August 22, 1984
(#84001571)
Main and Royal St.
30°56′35″N 97°32′13″W / 30.943056°N 97.536944°W / 30.943056; -97.536944 (Barbee-Berry Mercantile Building)
Salado Historic Resources of Salado MRA
8 Barclay-Bryan House
Barclay-Bryan House
May 10, 1984
(#84001572)
804 S. 25th St.
31°05′32″N 97°21′28″W / 31.092222°N 97.357778°W / 31.092222; -97.357778 (Barclay-Bryan House)
Temple
9 Bartlett Commercial Historic District
Bartlett Commercial Historic District
September 30, 1980
(#80004076)
E. Clark St.
30°47′42″N 97°25′37″W / 30.795°N 97.426944°W / 30.795; -97.426944 (Bartlett Commercial Historic District)
Bartlett Extends into Williamson County
10 Barton House
Barton House
April 5, 1983
(#83003079)
Main St.
30°56′51″N 97°32′07″W / 30.9475°N 97.535278°W / 30.9475; -97.535278 (Barton House)
Salado Historic Resources of Salado MRA
11 Baylor Female College Historic District
Baylor Female College Historic District
December 26, 1990
(#90001869)
Bounded by King, College and W. Ninth Sts.
31°04′01″N 97°27′50″W / 31.066944°N 97.463889°W / 31.066944; -97.463889 (Baylor Female College Historic District)
Belton Includes Recorded Texas Historic Landmark; Historic and Architectural Resources of Belton MPS
12 William Beamer House
William Beamer House
December 26, 1990
(#90001875)
1202 S. Beal St.
31°02′41″N 97°27′52″W / 31.044722°N 97.464444°W / 31.044722; -97.464444 (William Beamer House)
Belton Historic and Architectural Resources of Belton MPS
13 Bell County Courthouse
Bell County Courthouse
December 12, 1976
(#76002004)
Public Sq.
31°03′21″N 97°27′49″W / 31.055833°N 97.463611°W / 31.055833; -97.463611 (Bell County Courthouse)
Belton State Antiquities Landmark, Recorded Texas Historic Landmark; part of Belton Commercial Historic District
14 Belton Academy
Belton Academy
December 26, 1990
(#90001937)
404 E. Ninth St.
31°03′49″N 97°27′28″W / 31.063611°N 97.457778°W / 31.063611; -97.457778 (Belton Academy)
Belton Recorded Texas Historic Landmark; Historic and Architectural Resources of Belton MPS; also called Charles Wedemeyer House
15 Belton Commercial Historic District
Belton Commercial Historic District
December 26, 1990
(#90001868)
Roughly bounded by Nolan Valley Rd., Penelope St. and Nolan Cr..
31°03′23″N 97°27′45″W / 31.056389°N 97.4625°W / 31.056389; -97.4625 (Belton Commercial Historic District)
Belton Includes State Antiquities Landmark, Recorded Texas Historic Landmarks; Historic and Architectural Resources of Belton MPS
16 Belton Farmers' Gin Coop
Belton Farmers' Gin Coop
December 26, 1990
(#90001870)
219 S. East Ave., Building 4
31°03′18″N 97°27′45″W / 31.055°N 97.4625°W / 31.055; -97.4625 (Belton Farmers' Gin Coop)
Belton Recorded Texas Historic Landmark; Historic and Architectural Resources of Belton MPS
17 Belton Standpipe
Belton Standpipe
December 26, 1990
(#90001900)
NW of jct. of TX 317 & I-35
31°02′58″N 97°28′12″W / 31.049444°N 97.47°W / 31.049444; -97.47 (Belton Standpipe)
Belton Historic and Architectural Resources of Belton MPS
18 Belton Yarn Mill
Belton Yarn Mill
December 26, 1990
(#90001899)
805 E. Fourth St.
31°03′28″N 97°27′14″W / 31.0579°N 97.4539°W / 31.0579; -97.4539 (Belton Yarn Mill)
Belton Historic and Architectural Resources of Belton MPS
19 T. Hamp and Beulah Birdwell House
T. Hamp and Beulah Birdwell House
December 26, 1990
(#90001896)
503 N. Wall
31°03′37″N 97°27′32″W / 31.060278°N 97.458889°W / 31.060278; -97.458889 (T. Hamp and Beulah Birdwell House)
Belton Historic and Architectural Resources of Belton MPS
20 R. F. and Lena Burford House
R. F. and Lena Burford House
December 26, 1990
(#90001893)
920 N. Penelope St.
31°03′01″N 97°27′33″W / 31.050278°N 97.459167°W / 31.050278; -97.459167 (R. F. and Lena Burford House)
Belton Historic and Architectural Resources of Belton MPS
21 Carnegie Public Library
Carnegie Public Library
March 4, 1985
(#85000473)
201 N. Main St.
31°03′27″N 97°27′48″W / 31.0575°N 97.463333°W / 31.0575; -97.463333 (Carnegie Public Library)
Belton Recorded Texas Historic Landmark; part of Belton Commercial Historic District
22 Cornelison House
Cornelison House
December 26, 1990
(#90001886)
1102 N. Pearl St.
31°04′01″N 97°27′41″W / 31.066944°N 97.461389°W / 31.066944; -97.461389 (Cornelison House)
Belton Historic and Architectural Resources of Belton MPS
23 Davis House
Davis House
April 5, 1983
(#83003080)
Main St.
30°56′41″N 97°32′11″W / 30.944722°N 97.536389°W / 30.944722; -97.536389 (Davis House)
Salado Historic Resources of Salado MRA
24 Joel Elliott House
Joel Elliott House
December 26, 1990
(#90001876)
716 N. College St.
31°03′50″N 97°27′51″W / 31.063889°N 97.464167°W / 31.063889; -97.464167 (Joel Elliott House)
Belton Historic and Architectural Resources of Belton MPS
25 Ferguson House
Ferguson House
December 8, 1978
(#78002888)
518 N. 7th St.
31°06′12″N 97°20′36″W / 31.103333°N 97.343472°W / 31.103333; -97.343472 (Ferguson House)
Temple Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
26 James A. Ferguson House
James A. Ferguson House
December 26, 1990
(#90001874)
1123 N. Beal St.
31°03′57″N 97°27′19″W / 31.065833°N 97.455278°W / 31.065833; -97.455278 (James A. Ferguson House)
Belton Historic and Architectural Resources of Belton MPS
27 James E. and Miriam Ferguson House
James E. and Miriam Ferguson House
December 26, 1990
(#90001889)
604 N. Penelope St.
31°03′41″N 97°27′37″W / 31.061389°N 97.460139°W / 31.061389; -97.460139 (James E. and Miriam Ferguson House)
Belton Historic and Architectural Resources of Belton MPS
28 First Christian Church Parsonage
First Christian Church Parsonage
December 26, 1990
(#90001890)
608 N. Penelope St.
31°03′43″N 97°27′36″W / 31.061944°N 97.46°W / 31.061944; -97.46 (First Christian Church Parsonage)
Belton Historic and Architectural Resources of Belton MPS
29 Fowler House
Fowler House
April 5, 1983
(#83003081)
Main St.
30°57′30″N 97°31′58″W / 30.958333°N 97.532778°W / 30.958333; -97.532778 (Fowler House)
Salado Recorded Texas Historic Landmark; Historic Resources of Salado MRA
30 Dr. Jacob Moore Frazier House
Dr. Jacob Moore Frazier House
December 26, 1990
(#90001897)
618 N. Wall
31°03′42″N 97°27′32″W / 31.061667°N 97.458889°W / 31.061667; -97.458889 (Dr. Jacob Moore Frazier House)
Belton Historic and Architectural Resources of Belton MPS
31 Gault Archaeological Site
Gault Archaeological Site
May 29, 2018
(#100002469)
Address Restricted
Florence
32 Gray Rental Houses
Gray Rental Houses
December 26, 1990
(#90001934)
702-708 N. Pearl St.
31°03′48″N 97°27′46″W / 31.063333°N 97.462778°W / 31.063333; -97.462778 (Gray Rental Houses)
Belton Historic and Architectural Resources of Belton MPS
33 Capt. Robert Halley House
Capt. Robert Halley House
April 5, 1983
(#83003082)
Main St.
30°57′15″N 97°31′57″W / 30.954167°N 97.5325°W / 30.954167; -97.5325 (Capt. Robert Halley House)
Salado Recorded Texas Historic Landmark; Historic Resources of Salado MRA
34 John P. Hammersmith House
John P. Hammersmith House
December 26, 1990
(#90001883)
520 S. Main St.
31°03′10″N 97°27′56″W / 31.052778°N 97.465556°W / 31.052778; -97.465556 (John P. Hammersmith House)
Belton Recorded Texas Historic Landmark; Historic and Architectural Resources of Belton MPS; also called Clark House
35 Capt. Andrew Jackson Harris House
Capt. Andrew Jackson Harris House
December 26, 1990
(#90001871)
1001 W. Tenth Ave.
31°04′02″N 97°28′09″W / 31.067222°N 97.469167°W / 31.067222; -97.469167 (Capt. Andrew Jackson Harris House)
Belton Recorded Texas Historic Landmark; Historic and Architectural Resources of Belton MPS
36 Hendrickson-Caskey House
Hendrickson-Caskey House
February 10, 1995
(#95000054)
Center Circle
30°56′42″N 97°31′54″W / 30.945°N 97.531528°W / 30.945; -97.531528 (Hendrickson-Caskey House)
Salado Historic Resources of Salado MRA
37 High View
December 29, 2020
(#100005990)
731 Wolf St.
31°06′46″N 97°44′15″W / 31.1127°N 97.7376°W / 31.1127; -97.7376 (High View)
Killeen
38 House at 402 N. East St.
December 26, 1990
(#90001878)
402 N. East St.
31°03′33″N 97°27′44″W / 31.059167°N 97.462222°W / 31.059167; -97.462222 (House at 402 N. East St.)
Belton Historic and Architectural Resources of Belton MPS
House demolished or moved
39 House at 730 N. Beal St.
House at 730 N. Beal St.
December 26, 1990
(#90001936)
730 N. Beal St.
31°03′45″N 97°27′26″W / 31.0625°N 97.457222°W / 31.0625; -97.457222 (House at 730 N. Beal St.)
Belton Historic and Architectural Resources of Belton MPS
40 Dr. Taylor Hudson House
Dr. Taylor Hudson House
December 26, 1990
(#90001879)
324 N. Main St.
31°03′33″N 97°27′48″W / 31.059167°N 97.463333°W / 31.059167; -97.463333 (Dr. Taylor Hudson House)
Belton Historic and Architectural Resources of Belton MPS
41 James House
December 26, 1990
(#90001873)
805 N. Beal St.
31°03′48″N 97°27′22″W / 31.063333°N 97.456111°W / 31.063333; -97.456111 (James House)
Belton Historic and Architectural Resources of Belton MPS
42 Killeen Downtown Historic District
Killeen Downtown Historic District
March 31, 2014
(#14000098)
Roughly bounded by Avenue A, Santa Fe Plaza, North 4th & North 8th Streets
31°07′19″N 97°43′38″W / 31.121839°N 97.727285°W / 31.121839; -97.727285 (Killeen Downtown Historic District)
Killeen
43 Killeen High School
Killeen High School
May 18, 2015
(#15000244)
101 North College Street
31°07′16″N 97°44′00″W / 31.121035°N 97.733281°W / 31.121035; -97.733281 (Killeen High School)
Killeen Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
44 L. B. Kinchion House
L. B. Kinchion House
December 26, 1990
(#90001887)
702 S. Pearl St.
31°03′04″N 97°27′58″W / 31.051111°N 97.466111°W / 31.051111; -97.466111 (L. B. Kinchion House)
Belton Historic and Architectural Resources of Belton MPS
45 Kyle Hotel
Kyle Hotel
August 5, 1993
(#93000772)
111 Main St.
31°05′54″N 97°20′26″W / 31.098333°N 97.340556°W / 31.098333; -97.340556 (Kyle Hotel)
Temple Part of Temple Commercial Historic District
46 Walter J. Lee House
December 26, 1990
(#90001877)
804 N. College St.
31°03′52″N 97°27′49″W / 31.064444°N 97.463611°W / 31.064444; -97.463611 (Walter J. Lee House)
Belton Historic and Architectural Resources of Belton MPS
House demolished or moved
47 George and Martha McWhirter House
George and Martha McWhirter House
December 26, 1990
(#90001884)
400 N. Pearl St.
31°03′36″N 97°27′50″W / 31.06°N 97.463889°W / 31.06; -97.463889 (George and Martha McWhirter House)
Belton Historic and Architectural Resources of Belton MPS
48 V. R. Means House
V. R. Means House
December 26, 1990
(#90001938)
609 E. 14th St.
31°04′04″N 97°27′05″W / 31.067778°N 97.451389°W / 31.067778; -97.451389 (V. R. Means House)
Belton Historic and Architectural Resources of Belton MPS
49 J. Z. Miller House
December 26, 1990
(#90001892)
804 N. Penelope St.
31°03′47″N 97°27′33″W / 31.063056°N 97.459167°W / 31.063056; -97.459167 (J. Z. Miller House)
Belton Historic and Architectural Resources of Belton MPS
50 Miller-Curtis House
Miller-Curtis House
April 7, 1983
(#83003083)
1004 N. Main St.
31°03′56″N 97°27′38″W / 31.065556°N 97.460694°W / 31.065556; -97.460694 (Miller-Curtis House)
Belton Recorded Texas Historic Landmark; also called Curtis Mansion
51 Missouri, Kansas & Texas Railroad Bridge at the Leon River
December 26, 1990
(#90001898)
Across the Leon R. at Taylor's Valley Rd.
31°03′44″N 97°26′35″W / 31.062222°N 97.443056°W / 31.062222; -97.443056 (Missouri, Kansas & Texas Railroad Bridge at the Leon River)
Belton Historic and Architectural Resources of Belton MPS
52 Morey House
Morey House
December 26, 1990
(#90001880)
328 N. Main St.
31°03′33″N 97°27′47″W / 31.059167°N 97.463056°W / 31.059167; -97.463056 (Morey House)
Belton Historic and Architectural Resources of Belton MPS
53 Mount Zion United Methodist Church
Mount Zion United Methodist Church
December 26, 1990
(#90001872)
218 Alexander St.
31°03′35″N 97°27′57″W / 31.05973°N 97.4658°W / 31.05973; -97.4658 (Mount Zion United Methodist Church)
Belton Historic and Architectural Resources of Belton MPS
54 Robert Naismith House
December 26, 1990
(#90001888)
440 N. Penelope St.
31°03′36″N 97°27′39″W / 31.06°N 97.460833°W / 31.06; -97.460833 (Robert Naismith House)
Belton Historic and Architectural Resources of Belton MPS
House demolished or moved
55 Norton-Orgain House
Norton-Orgain House
March 25, 1992
(#92000185)
Main St.
30°56′50″N 97°32′11″W / 30.947222°N 97.536389°W / 30.947222; -97.536389 (Norton-Orgain House)
Salado Recorded Texas Historic Landmark; Historic Resources of Salado MRA
56 Old St. Luke's Episcopal Church
Old St. Luke's Episcopal Church
January 17, 1974
(#74002056)
438 N. Wall St.
31°03′36″N 97°27′33″W / 31.06°N 97.4593°W / 31.06; -97.4593 (Old St. Luke's Episcopal Church)
Belton
57 Arthur Potts House
Arthur Potts House
December 26, 1990
(#90001895)
445 N. Wall
31°03′35″N 97°27′33″W / 31.059722°N 97.459167°W / 31.059722; -97.459167 (Arthur Potts House)
Belton Historic and Architectural Resources of Belton MPS
58 Col. Elijah Sterling Clack Robertson Plantation
Col. Elijah Sterling Clack Robertson Plantation
April 5, 1983
(#83003084)
I-35
30°56′32″N 97°32′34″W / 30.942222°N 97.542778°W / 30.942222; -97.542778 (Col. Elijah Sterling Clack Robertson Plantation)
Salado Recorded Texas Historic Landmark; Historic Resources of Salado MRA
59 Maj. A. J. Rose House
Maj. A. J. Rose House
May 22, 1978
(#78002887)
Wm. Rose Way and Royal St.
30°56′26″N 97°31′46″W / 30.940556°N 97.529444°W / 30.940556; -97.529444 (Maj. A. J. Rose House)
Salado Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
60 Salado College Archeological Site
Salado College Archeological Site
March 1, 1985
(#85000403)
Main St & College Hill
30°56′30″N 97°32′14″W / 30.941667°N 97.537222°W / 30.941667; -97.537222 (Salado College Archeological Site)
Salado Historic Resources of Salado MRA; Smithsonian trinomial 41BL241
61 Salado United Methodist Church
Salado United Methodist Church
August 22, 1984
(#84001573)
Off Royal St.
30°56′30″N 97°31′44″W / 30.941667°N 97.528889°W / 30.941667; -97.528889 (Salado United Methodist Church)
Salado Recorded Texas Historic Landmark; Historic Resources of Salado MRA; built in 1890; moved from its original location in 2005.
62 Stagecoach Inn
Stagecoach Inn
April 5, 1983
(#83003085)
October 10, 2017 boundary increase (#100001721)
Main and Front Sts.; also 401 S. Stagecoach Rd.
30°56′31″N 97°32′15″W / 30.941944°N 97.5375°W / 30.941944; -97.5375 (Stagecoach Inn)
Salado Recorded Texas Historic Landmark; Historic Resources of Salado MRA; second set of addresses represent a boundary increase approved October 10, 2017.
63 State Highway 53 Bridge at the Leon River
State Highway 53 Bridge at the Leon River
October 10, 1996
(#96001119)
FM 817, 2.5 mi (4.0 km). E of jct. with FM 93
31°03′59″N 97°26′33″W / 31.066389°N 97.4425°W / 31.066389; -97.4425 (State Highway 53 Bridge at the Leon River)
Belton Historic Bridges of Texas, 1866-1945 MPS
64 Temple Commercial Historic District
Temple Commercial Historic District
October 28, 2005
(#05001192)
Roughly bounded by French Av., 3rd St., Av. D & 6th St.
31°05′53″N 97°20′28″W / 31.098056°N 97.341111°W / 31.098056; -97.341111 (Temple Commercial Historic District)
Temple Includes Recorded Texas Historic Landmarks
65 Levi Tenney House
Levi Tenney House
April 5, 1983
(#83003086)
Pace Park Dr.
30°56′49″N 97°32′08″W / 30.946944°N 97.535556°W / 30.946944; -97.535556 (Levi Tenney House)
Salado Historic Resources of Salado MRA
66 Twelve Oaks
Twelve Oaks
April 5, 1983
(#83003088)
Center Cirlce
30°56′45″N 97°31′55″W / 30.945833°N 97.531944°W / 30.945833; -97.531944 (Twelve Oaks)
Salado Recorded Texas Historic Landmark; Historic Resources of Salado MRA
67 Tyler House
Tyler House
April 5, 1983
(#83003087)
Main St.
30°56′45″N 97°32′15″W / 30.945833°N 97.5375°W / 30.945833; -97.5375 (Tyler House)
Salado Historic Resources of Salado MRA
68 W. J. Venable House
December 26, 1990
(#90001894)
426 N. Wall
31°03′32″N 97°27′34″W / 31.058889°N 97.459444°W / 31.058889; -97.459444 (W. J. Venable House)
Belton Historic and Architectural Resources of Belton MPS
House demolished or moved
69 Vickrey House
Vickrey House
April 5, 1983
(#83003089)
Main St.
30°57′04″N 97°32′11″W / 30.951111°N 97.536389°W / 30.951111; -97.536389 (Vickrey House)
Salado Recorded Texas Historic Landmark; Historic Resources of Salado MRA
70 H. A. and Helena Ware House
H. A. and Helena Ware House
December 26, 1990
(#90001885)
401 N. Pearl St.
31°03′35″N 97°27′48″W / 31.059722°N 97.463333°W / 31.059722; -97.463333 (H. A. and Helena Ware House)
Belton Historic and Architectural Resources of Belton MPS
71 White-Aiken House
White-Aiken House
April 5, 1983
(#83003090)
I-35
30°57′36″N 97°31′58″W / 30.96°N 97.532778°W / 30.96; -97.532778 (White-Aiken House)
Salado Historic Resources of Salado MRA
72 Ralph and Sunny Wilson Sr. House
Ralph and Sunny Wilson Sr. House
November 25, 1998
(#98001374)
1714 S. 61st. St.
31°05′17″N 97°22′50″W / 31.088056°N 97.380556°W / 31.088056; -97.380556 (Ralph and Sunny Wilson Sr. House)
Temple

Former listing

Name on the Register Image Date listed Date removed Location City or town Summary
1 Dr. R. S. Farr House
December 26, 1990
(#90001935)
August 30, 1994
801 E Central Ave.
Belton
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