Details for Fellrath Building (Atlas Number 5027001586)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5027001586

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Marker Number 1586
Atlas Number 5027001586
Marker Title Fellrath Building
Index Entry Fellrath Building
Address 126 N East St
City Belton
County Bell
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 646614
UTM Northing 3436846
Subject Codes commercial buildings; Italianate; markets, merchantiles
Marker Year 1984
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location corner of East and 1st
Marker Size Medallion and Plate
Marker Text Built for J.M. Spencer between 1881 and 1891, this building served in its early years as part of the Smith & Peyton Hardware and Buggy Shop and as the Everett Grain Company. In 1914 John Fellrath opened a tin and plumbing shop here and continued as owner of the building until his death in 1961. The Commercial Italianate structure is constructed of native brick and features round arched doors and a corbeled brick cornice at the roofline. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1984