Details for Fulton Mansion (Atlas Number 5007002083)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5007002083


Marker Number 2083
Atlas Number 5007002083
Marker Title Fulton Mansion
Index Entry Fulton Mansion
Address 317 N. Fulton Beach Rd.
City Fulton
County Aransas
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 693192
UTM Northing 3105088
Subject Codes French Second Empire (architectural style); houses, residential buildings; design and construction
Marker Year 1964
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location Fulton Mansion State Historic Site. Corner of Henderson and Fulton Beach Road, Fulton
Marker Size 16" x 12" Plate & Medallion
Marker Text Built between 1874 and 1877 by George Ware Fulton (1810-1893) and his wife, Harriet Smith Fulton (1823-1910), this imposing residence was named "Oakhurst." The three-story French Second Empire style home is of plank wall construction, with a shell aggregate concrete basement and characteristic mansard roof. The house featured modern heating, ventilation, and plumbing systems and gas lighting. The Fulton family lived here until 1895. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1964