Details for Nolte-Rooney House (Atlas Number 5043003603)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5043003603


Marker Number 3603
Atlas Number 5043003603
Marker Title Nolte-Rooney House
Index Entry Nolte-Rooney House
Address 307 Ave. D
City Alpine
County Brewster
UTM Zone 13
UTM Easting 628754
UTM Northing 3359359
Subject Codes sheriffs; houses, residential buildings
Marker Year 1968
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location 307 Ave. D, Alpine
Marker Size 14" x 9" Plate & Medallion
Marker Text Built 1890 by F.H. Nolte, early settler, on land in Murphyville (NW Alpine). The 20 inch walls are made of adobe bricks molded at the building site. Home was sold 1893 to John Rooney, second county Sheriff. The exterior looks as it did in 1890. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark --1968