Details for Schuerenberg House (Atlas Number 5477008393)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5477008393


Marker Number 8393
Atlas Number 5477008393
Marker Title Schuerenberg House
Index Entry Schuerenberg, Frederick William, II
Address 503 W. Alamo
City Brenham
County Washington
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 750044
UTM Northing 3339793
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings; Queen Anne (Architectural style)
Marker Year 1996
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location 503 W. Alamo St., Brenham
Marker Size Medallion and Plate
Marker Text Local blacksmith and hardware merchant Frederick William Schuerenberg, II, and his wife, Bertha Reichardt, lived in this house with their family. Built in 1895 by local contractor Alex Griffin, the house is an excellent example of the Queen Anne style. Hallmark features include a 7-bay wraparound porch, decorative wood detailing, and a turret. The house remained in the family until 1993. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1996