Location Information
(for the Cobb House)
Name:Cobb House
Address:1011 Crawford Street
St. Francis Xavier School & Convent Complex
City/County:Vicksburg, Warren County
Architectural Information
Construction Date:1835
Architectural Styles(s):Greek Revival
No. of Stories:2
Registration Information
NR District Name:Uptown Vicksburg Amendment and Boundary Increase No. 2
NR Status:Contributing
Element No.:39
Mississippi Landmark Information
Book/Vol. No.:V. 1036, p. 39
Local Designation Information
Local District Name:Historic Vicksburg District
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Originally listed as element #37, 'contributing', in Uptown Vicksburg Historic District.

A two-story double-pile brick house. There are distyle-in-antis frontispieces on both the first and second stories. The exterior was restored in 1998, at which time the one-story portico at the entrance was rebuilt. The interior was restored in 2001-04. Mentioned in "Buildings of Mississippi" (2020) (p.78). [HABS: MS-115 (1936) - identified as St. Francis Xavier Convent]

Brief Description
A two-story brick Greek Revival residence, facing south, with a slate-covered hip roof. There are five bays: four six-over-six, double-hung windows with flat stone lintels, and a recessed entry with a single-leaf, paneled door with sidelights, transom, and Ionic pilasters. Ionic columns support an entablature at the entrance to the recess.