Details for The Sawyer House (Atlas Number 5373010422)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5373010422


Marker Number 10422
Atlas Number 5373010422
Marker Title The Sawyer House
Index Entry Sawyer House, the
Address 110 S. Oak St.
City Livingston
County Polk
UTM Zone 15
UTM Easting 314214
UTM Northing 3398826
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings
Marker Year 1987
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text This home was built in 1900 by Albert Leroy "Roy" Sawyer (d. 1958) for his bride, Estella Marshall Sawyer (1882-1964). Sawyer was an investor in land, cotton gins, and local utilities. Mrs. Sawyer, known to her neighbors as "Miss Stella," came to Texas with her family from Mississippi. the large one-story frame residence features an extended front side bay, front boxed bay window, side bay window, and a wraparound porch with paired pillars on brick pedestals. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1987