Details for Hodges-Hardy House (Atlas Number 5485002506)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5485002506


Marker Number 2506
Atlas Number 5485002506
Marker Title Hodges-Hardy House
Index Entry Hodges-Hardy House
Address 1100 Travis
City Wichita Falls
County Wichita
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 547160
UTM Northing 3752204
Subject Codes houses, residential buildings; Victorian (architectural term); Eastlake
Marker Year 1984
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location 1100 Travis, Wichita Falls
Marker Size Medallion and Plate
Marker Text Local builders W. Lee Moore and James A. Richolt constructed this residence in 1893-95 for Samuel H. Hodges, an attorney and real estate investor. The late Victorian style house has a wraparound porch and Eastlake detailing. Hodges sold the property in 1910 to Dan Hardy, a merchant, oilman, and landowner. Hardy and his wife Myrtle were prominent philthropists and civic leaders. The house remained in their family for over 70 years. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1984.