Details for The Cottage

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5167008239


Marker Number 8239
Atlas Number 5167008239
Marker Title The Cottage
Index Entry Cottage, The
Address 1517 Avenue H
City Galveston
County Galveston
UTM Zone 15
UTM Easting 326667
UTM Northing 3243015
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings; Greek Revival (Architectural style); Victorian (architectural term)
Marker Year 1966
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location 1517 Avenue H, Galveston
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text Built about 1882 by cotton buyer Bernard Roensch. Late Greek revival architecture with high Victorian detail in gingerbread trim, ornate tower, stained glass panels and transoms, slate mantels, fine staircase. Has survived many storms. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1966

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