Details for Judge J. B. Williamson House (Atlas Number 5203010230)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5203010230


Marker Number 10230
Atlas Number 5203010230
Marker Title Judge J. B. Williamson House
Index Entry Williamson, Judge J. B., House
County Harrison
UTM Zone
UTM Easting
UTM Northing
Subject Codes Greek Revival (Architectural style); houses, residential buildings; design and construction
Marker Year 1964
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location
Marker Size 16" x 12"
Marker Text Ante-bellum plantation. Built in Republic of Texas, on headright surveyed 1838. Squared log cabins (still within walls) and 12-foot hall formed original house. Greek revival crosshall structure is attributed to Augustus Phelps, noted architect of the Republic. By tradition, Sam Houston often stopped here on way to Marshall to pay court to Miss Anna Raguet. 1963-65 restoration by Mr. and Mrs. Dick Hoskins Gregg. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1964