Details for Stubblefield Building (Atlas Number 5491012998)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5491012998

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Marker Number 12998
Atlas Number 5491012998
Marker Title Stubblefield Building
Index Entry Stubblefield Building
Address Main St. at Myrtle
City Liberty Hill
County Williamson
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 603252
UTM Northing 3392903
Subject Codes commercial buildings; vernacular (Architectural term)
Marker Year 1976
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location Main St. at Myrtle
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text Erected in 1871, this structure of hand-cut native limestone is perhaps the oldest still standing in Liberty Hill. it was built by S.P. Stubblefield (1824-1902), a native of Alabama and veteran of the Mexican War (1846-48), and owned by his family until 1907. The lower floor has housed various stores and businesses, while the upper floor was often used as living quarters. In 1973 the building was bought and restored by sculptor Mel Fowler. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1976