Details for Compton-Zapp House (Atlas Number 5149001016)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5149001016


Marker Number 1016
Atlas Number 5149001016
Marker Title Compton-Zapp House
Index Entry Compton-Zapp House
City Fayetteville
County Fayette
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 724235
UTM Northing 3310518
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings
Marker Year 1985
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location Market & Washington St., Fayetteville.
Marker Size Medallion and Plate
Marker Text This property has been owned by a number of Fayetteville residents over the years, including William Compton, Dr. Jethro Jackson, Antone and Minnie Pohl, and Hugo Zapp, Sr. Dr. Jackson was a charter member of the Fayetteville Masonic Lodge, and Hugo Zapp was a prominent merchant. This home dates to the 19th century, and its central hall plan is typical of Texas vernacular homes of the time. It remained in the Zapp family from 1865 until 1945. Recorded Texas Historical Landmark-1985.