Details for The Gatling House (Atlas Number 5405007608)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5405007608


Marker Number 7608
Atlas Number 5405007608
Marker Title The Gatling House
Index Entry Gatling House
City San Augustine
County San Augustine
UTM Zone 15
UTM Easting 394446
UTM Northing 3487746
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings; Greek Revival (Architectural style); pioneers
Marker Year 1967
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location 1 mi. south of San Augustine off FM 2213 (Liberty St.) in Gatling Manor
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text Built in 1890 for George E. Gatling, a first cousin of inventor of the Gatling gun. Classic Greek revival style. Native longleaf pine lumber. Fireplaces of handmade brick. Continuously occupied by five generations of the builder's family. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1967