Location Information
(for the Spanish Customs House)
Name:Spanish Customs House
Address:706 (707) Beach Boulevard, South
City/County:Bay St. Louis, Hancock County
Architectural Information
Construction Date:c.1790
No. of Stories:2.5
Destroyed:Aug. 29, 2005 (Hurricane Katrina)
Registration Information
NR District Name:Beach Boulevard
NR Status:Contributing
Element No.:72
MPS:Historic Resources of Bay St. Louis
Context/Comments
This building was destroyed by Hurricane Katrina on 29 August 2005.

It is included in "The Majesty of Eastern Mississippi and the Coast" (2004) (p.73).

Brief Description
2.5 story, three bay wood-frame (cypress)structure on elevated foundation of load-bearing brick walls. Gabled-roof with exposed rafters. Full-galleried porch with wood balustrade surrounds entire structure. 6/6 wood sash, single-glazed door.