Details for Montgomery House (Atlas Number 5089003444)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5089003444


Marker Number 3444
Atlas Number 5089003444
Marker Title Montgomery House
Index Entry Montgomery House
Address 1419 Milam Street
City Columbus
County Colorado
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 738001
UTM Northing 3288342
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings; markets, merchantiles
Marker Year 1973
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location 1419 Milam St., Columbus
Marker Size Medallion and Plate
Marker Text Typical post-Civil War, L-shape Empire cottage, with handmade brick foundation, native oak sills, pine floors. Siding, doors, window shutters are of cypress. House was built about 1867 by land agent A. J. Gallilee; bought in 1876 by Fannie (Obenchain) and J. T. Montgomery, whose 5 children grew up here, giving place its traditional name. Sold 1919 to Walter and Ethel Glithero, it was bought in 1967 and restored by Arthur J. Willrodt. RTHL - 1973