Details for Hillcrest (Atlas Number 5405007616)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5405007616


Marker Number 7616
Atlas Number 5405007616
Marker Title Hillcrest
Index Entry Hillcrest
Address 1002 E. Main St.
City San Augustine
County San Augustine
UTM Zone 15
UTM Easting 395613
UTM Northing 3488671
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings
Marker Year 1965
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location E. Main Street on private property
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text Built 1872 by Wm. R. Leonard; enlarged to 12 rooms, 1878, by Leonidas Cartwright. Hand-hewn timbers, ceilings and 1 1/2" heart pine floors cut locally. Brick made at old Ayish Bayou kiln. 7 fireplaces. Marble mantels from France, came by Sabine boats. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1965