Location Information
(for the Commercial Building)
Name:Commercial Building
Address:200-202 Main Street, West
City/County:Tupelo, Lee County
Architectural Information
Construction Date:c.1889
No. of Stories:2
Remodeling Date:C1909
Registration Information
NR District Name:Downtown Tupelo (2014)
    NR Status:Contributing
    Element No.:113
A two-story, double-lot-width brick commercial building.
Brief Description
Two story commercial building clad with brick veneer. Flat roof and raised parapet. Two mirror image storefronts indicate separate interior spaces. Each storefront features two bays (W-grouped, D) (D, W-grouped). The section floor contains six window bays (W, WW, W, W, WW, W). The storefronts are modern aluminum frame with plate glass windows over modern brick bulkheads, and plate glass doors. The second floor windows are 1/1 wood DHS. A pent wood awning spans the two storefronts and is covered with asphalt shingles. Between the awning and the second floor windows is a simple brick belt course. Above the windows is a soldier course and at the upper portion of the facade a decorative brick panel in a herringbone pattern. Above the brick panel is a small signboard that reads 'DRUGS' in black ceramic lettering. Metal coping on top of parapet. Storefront altered c.1950.