Details for Knightwood (Atlas Number 5315008064)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5315008064


Marker Number 8064
Atlas Number 5315008064
Marker Title Knightwood
Index Entry Knightwood
Address Owens and Walker St.
City Jefferson
County Marion
UTM Zone 15
UTM Easting 373138
UTM Northing 3625557
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings
Marker Year 1965
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text Built 1852 by Col. Henry A. Mimms as a daughter's wedding gift. Noted for hospitality. Meeting place for Men's Harmony Club and Ladies' Cooking Class that held weekly dancing parties. Has original honey pine floors, cherry wood mantels. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1965