The James and Alice Butler Household is located at 380 East Hillsboro Boulevard in Deerfield Seashore (just minutes from Delray Beach). On July 28, 1995, the Dwelling was extra to the United States National Sign up of Historic Spots. This Mediterranean Revival-type creating was the house of Deerfield Beach pioneers and civic leaders, James D., and Alice Butler. The Butlers married in 1906 in Texas and arrived to Deerfield Beach in 1910 on a check out and stayed to turn out to be two of Deerfield Beach’s most well-liked and general public-spirited citizens.
The strategies for the traditionally specified dwelling had been obtained from a common lady’s journal, the Females Home Journal of September 1923. The residence was developed by Gulfstream Lumber Corporation of Delray at a price of $10,000. The property was developed and is positioned on almost four city plenty. The home is designed of hollow tile, the inside walls are plaster on the plank and the roof is made from Spanish terra cotta tiles. The assets features a 1-hundred-12 months-old Banyan tree where the Deerfield Beach front Historical Modern society retains gatherings.
When Broward County was shaped in 1915, Mr. Butler was a member of the initially faculty board. For 8 yrs he served on the Broward County Board of County Commissioners and for four yrs on the Deerfield Beach front Town Commission. He died in 1965. Mrs. Butler aided uncovered the Deerfield Beach front Woman’s Club and they both equally assisted in the institution of the Initially Baptist Church of Deerfield. She died in 1974.
The House and grounds were bequeathed to the Deerfield Seashore Historic Culture in 1977. Supplemental tour dates are stated below:
– Saturday, June 11, 2022, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
– Saturday, June 18, 2022, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
– Saturday, June 25, 2022, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
– Saturday, July 02, 2022, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm