Details for Carlock Home (Atlas Number 5499008949)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5499008949


Marker Number 8949
Atlas Number 5499008949
Marker Title Carlock Home
Index Entry Carlock Home
Address 407 S. Main St.
City Winnsboro
County Wood
UTM Zone 15
UTM Easting 285770
UTM Northing 3648456
Subject Codes Colonial Revival; houses, residential buildings
Marker Year 1966
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location 407 S. Main St., Winnsboro
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text 1903 - Colonial mansion built by Marcus DeWitt Carlock, Sr., prominent early-day attorney, Confederate courier, political leader, friend of Governor Jim Hogg, member Electoral College that named Woodrow Wilson president. Entertained many high officials in his home Stairway of rare, curly pine. 17 rooms, 53 windows, 4 porches, 6 columns; double floors, 5-ply walls; foundation had enough brick to build a 5-room house. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1966