Details for Seelhorst-Lehrmann House (Atlas Number 5477008394)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5477008394


Marker Number 8394
Atlas Number 5477008394
Marker Title Seelhorst-Lehrmann House
Index Entry Seelhorst-Lehrmann House
Address 702 Seelhorst
City Brenham
County Washington
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 751234
UTM Northing 3339775
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings; Victorian (architectural term)
Marker Year 1973
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location 402 Seelhorst St., Brenham.
Marker Size Medallion and Plate
Marker Text Handsome Victorian residence with 18' x 18' ground floor rooms; 13" plastered brick walls; and a copper roof from which rain is piped to cistern on back porch. Constructed about 1879 by W. E. Seelhorst, a German settler who built many fine Brenham houses. About 1883 a nephew Adolph and wife, Louisa (Winterfelt) Seelhorst, moved here. Their family owned the house 1891-1944. Mr. and Mrs. Henry Lehrmann purchased it in 1944.