Details for Jones Mansion (Atlas Number 5211002846)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5211002846


Marker Number 2846
Atlas Number 5211002846
Marker Title Jones Mansion
Index Entry Jones Mansion
Address 604 Main St.
City Canadian
County Hemphill
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 375361
UTM Northing 3975062
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings; churches; Classical Revival (architectural style); design and construction
Marker Year 1982
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location 6th & Main Streets, Canadian
Marker Size 16" x 12"
Marker Text Prominent area rancher Thomas Stanley Jones, a native of Wales, had this home built in 1910 for his wife, Rosalie (Whaley), and their children. Designed by Amarillo architect E. Wellington, it was the first brick residence constructed in Canadian. Reflecting its builder's prominence in the town, the classical revival mansion features monumental Ionic columns, red brick corner quoins, and renaissance detailing. Recorded Texas Landmark Landmark, 1983.