Details for John H. Corley Home (Atlas Number 5257008501)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5257008501


Marker Number 8501
Atlas Number 5257008501
Marker Title John H. Corley Home
Index Entry Corley, John H., Home
City Terrell
County Kaufman
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 754150
UTM Northing 3626659
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings; pioneers
Marker Year 1968
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location 720 Griffith Ave., Terrell
Marker Size Medallion and Plate
Marker Text Built 1896 by John Neilson, a former shipbuilder. Many of the building materials were shipped to Jefferson, Texas, by boat, then here by railroad. Elaborate Victorian architecture. Curly pine and cypress stairway with three landings has unusual design.