Details for The Terrell House (Atlas Number 5185008621)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5185008621


Marker Number 8621
Atlas Number 5185008621
Marker Title The Terrell House
Index Entry Terrell House, The
Address 412 E. Washington
City Navasota
County Grimes
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 779931
UTM Northing 3365500
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings; Queen Anne (Architectural style); women, women's history topics; Eastlake
Marker Year 1981
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location SE corner of Old Millican Road and E. Washington Avenue, Navasota.
Marker Size Medallion and Plate
Marker Text In 1897 Elizabeth Owen had this two-story residence constructed for her daughter Emmeline B. Terrell (b. 1849), the widow of local pharmacist Joel W. Terrell, II, who had died the previous year. In 1899 the home was purchased by John H. Mickleborough, a leading Navasota banker and businessman, and his wife Georgia. An example of Queen Anne styling, the Terrell House features intricate Eastlake ornamentation on the gallery and gable ends. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1981