Crumbling Kreische Home Still Awaits State’s Promised Repairs

A year after Sen. Lois Kolkhorst announced $432,000 in Texas Parks & Wildlife funds for repairs to the historic Kreische House at Monument Hill State Historic Site, a number of locals have expressed concern that nothing has been done to the home and the deterioration is ongoing.

The extensive cedar shake roof is the priority target of the repair funds and the wet start to 2019 has friends of the park concerned for the integrity of the circa-1860s sandstone structure.

Time has taken its toll; there are other issues as well:

 

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