Details for The Woodhouse Home (Atlas Number 5469005898)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5469005898


Marker Number 5898
Atlas Number 5469005898
Marker Title The Woodhouse Home
Index Entry Woodhouse Home, The
Address 609 N. Wheeler St.
City Victoria
County Victoria
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 695248
UTM Northing 3187893
Subject Codes municipal official; houses, residential buildings; Queen Anne (Architectural style)
Marker Year 1983
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location 609 N. Wheeler St., Victoria
Marker Size Medallion and Plate
Marker Text Harry G. Woodhouse (1865-1918), a former conductor with Southern Pacific Railway, completed this house for his family in 1910. While living in Victoria, he became a successful farmer and served several terms on the city council. Interesting features of the home, which remained in the Woodhouse family for seventy years, include the Classical pediment and the Queen Anne porch with Doric piers on the first floor and Ionic columns above. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1983


The Woodhouse home (RTHL)
The Woodhouse home (RTHL)