Details for Cartwright House (Atlas Number 5257009424)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5257009424

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Marker Number 9424
Atlas Number 5257009424
Marker Title Cartwright House
Index Entry Cartwright House
Address 505 Griffith Ave.
City Terrell
County Kaufman
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 754371
UTM Northing 3626664
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings
Marker Year 1968
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text Victorian residence, 1883. Built by third generation Texan, Matthew Cartwright (1855-1925), rancher, banker, civic leader; married Mary Cynthia Davenport. Had ten children. Entertained artists, statesmen in this house. One of first large homes in Terrell; enlarged 1893. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark, 1968