Details for Gough-Hughston House (Atlas Number 5085006162)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5085006162


Marker Number 6162
Atlas Number 5085006162
Marker Title Gough-Hughston House
Index Entry Gough-Hughston House
Address 1206 W. Louisiana
City McKinney
County Collin
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 721173
UTM Northing 3675651
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings; state official; Queen Anne (Architectural style); Victorian (architectural term)
Marker Year 1979
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location 1206 West Louisiana Street, McKinney
Marker Size Medallion and Plate
Marker Text James Rowland Gough (1860-1916), a McKinney attorney, built this residence in 1898. He served as state representative and senator from this area. The home was sold to Wallace Hughston in 1918. Active in government, Hughston was elected to the Texas Senate and later served with the Texas Railroad Commission, State Board of Education and the Federal Housing Authority. The house is a good example of the Victorian style with Queen Anne detailing. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1979