Details for Aron-Harris House (Atlas Number 5085000209)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5085000209

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Marker Number 209
Atlas Number 5085000209
Marker Title Aron-Harris House
Index Entry Aron-Harris House
Address 523 W. Hunt St.
City McKinney
County Collin
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 721874
UTM Northing 3675747
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings; Queen Anne (Architectural style); design and construction
Marker Year 1981
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location 523 W. Hunt St., McKinney
Marker Size Medallion and Plate
Marker Text Designed by Putnam Russell, an architect from New York, this house was constructed in 1889 for local merchant Morris Aron and his wife Henrietta. In 1897 the home was purchased by Plummer and Josie Harris and it remained in their family until 1951. The Queen Anne styling features intricate ornamentation and a corner turret with a bell-shaped roof. The interior includes ornate woodwork and marble detailing. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1980***