Details for Clarence and Lorraine Eakle House (Atlas Number 5375000902)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5375000902


Marker Number 902
Atlas Number 5375000902
Marker Title Clarence and Lorraine Eakle House
Index Entry Eakle, Clarence and Lorraine, House
Address 2220 S Tyler St.
City Amarillo
County Potter
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 241256
UTM Northing 3897714
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings; design and construction; Tudor Revival (Architectural style); women
Marker Year 1994
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location 2220 South Tyler Street, Amarillo.
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text Noted Amarillo architect Guy Carlander designed and Byron Singleton built this house in 1925 for early Amarillo business and civic leaders Clarence and Lorraine Eakle. The house exhibits elements of the Tudor Revival style and features an arched entry portico, eyebrow dormer, and Carlander's distinctive use of Alibates flint stone quarried near present-day Alibates National Monument. The house remained in the Eakle Family until 1992. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1994.