Details for Gunhild Weber House (Atlas Number 5439002305)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5439002305


Marker Number 2305
Atlas Number 5439002305
Marker Title Gunhild Weber House
Index Entry Weber, Gunhild
Address 1404 S. Adams
City Fort Worth
County Tarrant
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 655855
UTM Northing 3622524
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings; pioneers; neighborhoods
Marker Year 1978
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location 1404 S. Adams, Fort Worth
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text This was the first home built in a 1907 subdivision opened by D.T. Bomar and John W. Broad. It shows influences from the West Coast, where Broad lived from 1896 to 1906. Charles K. Lee, later a State Bar Association, President, bought the house in 1914. He added a room and porte cochere. The Lees lived here 15 years. Mrs. Gunhild Weber, a native of Norway and a Fort Worth business executive, has owned the house since buying it from the Lucie C. Lee estate, 1944. Recorded Texas Historical Landmark-1978.