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Identification:

Preferred Structure Name:
Lost Grove Comfort Station
Structure Number:
231
Other Structure Name(s):
 
Other Structure Name(s)
No records.
Park:
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks
Park District:
8580
Historic District:
 
Historic District
No records.
Structure State:
California
Structure County:
Tulare
Region:
Pacific West
Cluster:
Pacific Great Basin
Administrative Unit:
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks
LCS ID:
056200
 
Historical Significance:

National Register Status:
Determined Eligible - SHPO
National Register Date:
12/08/1997
National Historic Landmark?:
No
Significance Level:
Local
Short Significance Description:
significant at the local level for criterion C; period of significance 1936. (CA SHPO DOE 12/8/1997.)
Long Significance Description:
Building is a well preserved example of a NPS rustic architecture that created an identifiable agency image. Maybe the only remaining type of its kind constructed w/ exposed frame w/ sequoia bark infill. Located in Kings Canyon NP.
 
Construction Period:

Construction Period:
Historic
Chronology:
 
Physical Event
Begin Year
Begin Year CE/BCE
End Year
End Year CE/BCE
Designer
Designer Occupation
1. 
Built
1936
CE


NPS
Other
 
Function and Use:

Primary Historic Function:
Comfort Station (Latrine)
Primary Current Use:
Comfort Station (Latrine)
Structure Contains Museum Collections?:
No
Other Functions or Uses:
 
Other Function(s) or Use(s)
Historic or Current
No records.
 
Physical Description:

Structure Type:
Building
Volume:
2,000 - 20,000 cubic feet
Square Feet:
322
Material(s):
 
Structural Component(s)
Material(s)
1. 
Framing
Wood
2. 
Walls
Wood
3. 
Foundation
Stone
4. 
Roof
Shingle
Short Physical Description:
13'x23'. Exposed timber frame with sequoia-bark infill. Stone foundation, peeled-log rafters with knots. Gable roof covered w/ very wide shingles, log rafter ends protrude beyond the eaves.