Details for Old Bean Place (Atlas Number 5373010384)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5373010384


Marker Number 10384
Atlas Number 5373010384
Marker Title Old Bean Place
Index Entry Bean Place, Old
County Polk
UTM Zone
UTM Easting
UTM Northing
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings
Marker Year 1964
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text Built 1841 by John English (1793-1868), landowner, using trees growing here. English slaves cut sills, joists, lumber by hand. Used pegs, square nails. Original structure covered now by modern materials. Two pegged doors still in use. Since 1870 property of the George Pleas Bean family.