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 ====== Houston-Rouse House (BE 913) ====== ====== Houston-Rouse House (BE 913) ======
  
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 This frame house on South Main Street in [[Walton]] was built for Bill Houston, a supervisor for the Southern [[railroads|Railroad]]. ​ During the early 20th century it was purchased by the Rouse family, who relocated to Walton from Zion Station in Grant County; it was remodeled and enlarged during their tenure. ​ The family operated the Walton Rolling Mill, a flour mill, in a ravine just east of South Main Street.  ​ This frame house on South Main Street in [[Walton]] was built for Bill Houston, a supervisor for the Southern [[railroads|Railroad]]. ​ During the early 20th century it was purchased by the Rouse family, who relocated to Walton from Zion Station in Grant County; it was remodeled and enlarged during their tenure. ​ The family operated the Walton Rolling Mill, a flour mill, in a ravine just east of South Main Street.  ​
  
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