Details for Wolfson House (Atlas Number 5029005887)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5029005887


Marker Number 5887
Atlas Number 5029005887
Marker Title Wolfson House
Index Entry Wolfson House
Address 415 Broadway
City San Antonio
County Bexar
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 549879
UTM Northing 3255755
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings; Victorian (architectural term); pioneers
Marker Year 1969
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location 415 Broadway, San Antonio
Marker Size Medallion and Plate
Marker Text Fine example of late Victorian architecture. Built 1888-1889 as residence by a leading post-civil war San Antonio merchant, Saul Wolfson (1830-1923). Constructed of brick with quoined stone corners, ornate carved stone pediments. Lavish interiors have moorish light fixtures have moorish light fixtures; marble mantels in the palors and dining room; inlaid paneling in wainscots; parquet floors; and fireplaces in all rooms except the kitchen.