Details for Wells Home (Atlas Number 5177005751)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5177005751


Marker Number 5751
Atlas Number 5177005751
Marker Title Wells Home
Index Entry Wells Home
Address 833 Mitchell St.
City Gonzales
County Gonzales
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 650749
UTM Northing 3264238
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings
Marker Year 1964
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location
Marker Size Medallion and Plate
Marker Text Federal period ranch home of 15 rooms. Built in 1885 of long leaf pine lumber brought by Gulf steamers from Florida. Hauled from Indianola by oxcarts. Furnished in Guadalupe River valley walnut pieces hand-crafted in Republic of Texas. Home since 1889 of the James B. Wells family. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1964