Details for House Built by A. T. Monroe (Atlas Number 5225011210)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5225011210


Marker Number 11210
Atlas Number 5225011210
Marker Title House Built by A. T. Monroe
Index Entry Monroe, A. T., House, built by
Address 707 E. Houston
City Crockett
County Houston
UTM Zone 15
UTM Easting 266455
UTM Northing 3467483
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings
Marker Year 1962
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location 707 E. Houston. Also known as George W. Crook Home. 1969 RTHL marker for Monroe-Crook House on same site.
Marker Size RTHL medallion and plate
Marker Text House built by A. T. Munroe, nephew of U.S. president who issued the Monroe Doctrine. Structure is hand-hewn Louisiana heart oak over brick inner walls. Noted as a center of social activities. Since 1911 in the family of prominent attorney George W. Crook. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1965