Details for Wheeler Building (Atlas Number 5149005778)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5149005778


Marker Number 5778
Atlas Number 5149005778
Marker Title Wheeler Building
Index Entry Wheeler Building
Address 101 West South Main
City Flatonia
County Fayette
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 183004
UTM Northing 3285600
Subject Codes buildings; commercial buildings; markets, merchantiles; Romanesque/Richardsonian Romanesque (Architectural style)
Marker Year 1989
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location 101 West South Main, Fatonia.
Marker Size Medallion and Plate
Marker Text This commercial vernacular building was built for W. H. and Emma Wheeler in 1907 by Allen Brothers Construction Company. Built of locally made bricks, the structure exhibits Romanesque revival style influences and features corbelled brickwork, arched paired windows on the second floor, and a recessed corner entry. Tenants of the building have included a dentist, retail stores, a nursing home, and a Boy Scout troop. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark- 1989