About St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church and Rectory
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St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church and Rectory is a historic Roman Catholic church located at Taos, Cole County, Missouri, United States. The church was built in 1883, and is a Romanesque Revival style brick and stone church. It features a centered bell tower with a polygonal steeple that reaches 190 feet in height. The rectory was built in 1923, and is a 2 1/2-story, Tudor Revival style with a steeply pitched hipped roof with cross gables. It features bands of narrow windows and some faux half timbering.
It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2016.