Details for Bacon Home (Atlas Number 5303000273)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5303000273


Marker Number 273
Atlas Number 5303000273
Marker Title Bacon Home
Index Entry Bacon Home
Address 1802 Broadway
City Lubbock
County Lubbock
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 234555
UTM Northing 3719740
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings; design and construction
Marker Year 1982
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location 1802 Broadway, Lubbock.
Marker Size Medallion and Plate
Marker Text This two-story brick home was built in 1916 for Warren A. Bacon (1871-1938), a prominent Lubbock business and civic leader, and his wife Myrta (Hunt) (1878-1967), daughter of a pioneer area family. The Bacon residence was constructed from plans of W. M. Rice, a noted Amarillo architect, and was located in the Overton Addition, the first residential addition to the original townsite of Lubbock. It remained in the Bacon family for over 65 years. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1982.