Details for Lindsey House

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5347009282


Marker Number 9282
Atlas Number 5347009282
Marker Title Lindsey House
Index Entry Lindsey House
Address 706 Virginia Ave.
City Nacogdoches
County Nacogdoches
UTM Zone 15
UTM Easting 342641
UTM Northing 3497177
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings
Marker Year 1994
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text Affluent families of Nacogdoches began building spacious homes in this area overlooking the town in the 1890s. Robert and Emily (Willis) Lindsey, local dry goods merchants noted for their contributions to the arts in Nacogdoches, built this prominent hilltop Victorian residence in 1901. It was designed by noted local architect Dietrich A. W. Rulfs, who designed many of the area's grand residences. The house, which remained in the Lindsey family until 1945, was significantly enlarged in 1953. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1995

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