National Register of Historic Places in Nye County

National Register #82003241: Judge W. A. Sawle House in Tonopah 23 February 2007
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National Register #82003241
Judge W. A. Sawle House
155 Central Street
Built 1904

W. A. Sawle, the local Justice of the Peace, built this house for himself in 1904.

The frame house is a blend of late Victorian and Colonial Revival styles. It has a T-shape and features a verandah with wooden jig-cut bracketing along the top.

While living here, Sawle invested in local mining and became Recorder and Auditor of Nye County.

He fathered the first baby born in Tonopah.

Source: Wikipedia

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