Details for W. A. Keith House (Atlas Number 5449011179)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5449011179


Marker Number 11179
Atlas Number 5449011179
Marker Title W. A. Keith House
Index Entry Keith, W. A.
City Cookville
County Titus
UTM Zone
UTM Easting
UTM Northing
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings
Marker Year 1970
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location US 67 in Cookville, About 7 mi E of Mt. Pleasant
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text Oldest house in Cookville. Erected in 1880 by W. A. "Doc" Keith (1850-1930), farmer, county attorney (1895), postmaster. Built of rough-milled, hand-planed pine with hand-hewn oak sills. Originally had three rooms and hall. Has been remodeled slightly. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark -- 1970