Details for Old Stanard Home (Atlas Number 5019003820)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5019003820


Marker Number 3820
Atlas Number 5019003820
Marker Title Old Stanard Home
Index Entry Stanard Home, Old
City Medina
County Bandera
UTM Zone
UTM Easting
UTM Northing
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings
Marker Year 1965
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location Hwy. 16, E city limits, Medina
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text On land owned by John James, surveyor of Bandera and Castroville townsites, and by Confederate general John Bell Hood. Hostile Indians prevented construction until 1878, two years prior to founding of Medina. Owned by Standard family since 1889. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark, 1965.