Details for Erhardt Neuse House (Atlas Number 5091001495)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5091001495


Marker Number 1495
Atlas Number 5091001495
Marker Title Erhardt Neuse House
Index Entry Neuse, Erhardt, House
Address 1297 Gruene Road
City Gruene
County Comal
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 586554
UTM Northing 3290171
Subject Codes farms; agriculture, general; houses, residential buildings
Marker Year 1987
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location in Gruene Hist. District
Marker Size Medallion and plate
Marker Text Built in the 1880s by Henry D. Gruene, this was the home of the family of Erhardt Neuse, field foreman of Erhardt of H. D. Gruene's vast cotton interests.The Neuse family continued to reside here until the 1930s when the town of Gruene experinced a decline. Features of the late 19th-century veranacular cottage include an extended side bay with angled conrers, board-and-batten siding, and an inset front porch with milled brackets. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1987