Details for McClellan-Cunningham House (Atlas Number 5507016897)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5507016897

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Marker Number 16897
Atlas Number 5507016897
Marker Title McClellan-Cunningham House
Index Entry McClellan-Cunningham House
Address 304 W. 7th Street
City Bonham
County Fannin
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 761575
UTM Northing 3719173
Subject Codes buildings, judges
Marker Year 2011
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location
Marker Size RTHL medallion and 16"x 12" plaque
Marker Text McCLELLAN-CUNNINGHAM HOUSE DISTRICT JUDGE EUGENE DAVID McCLELLAN AND HIS WIFE, CARLTON COLLEGE PIANO TEACHER ALICE (HUNT), BUILT THIS HOME IN 1879. IN 1907, THE McCLELLANS’ DAUGHTER CORNELIA MARRIED ATTORNEY HENRY ALLEN CUNNINGHAM, AND THE COUPLE MOVED INTO THE HOUSE, WHICH STAYED IN THE FAMILY UNTIL THE 1960s. THE EXTERIOR OF THE TWO-STORY QUEEN ANNE-STYLE HOUSE FEATURES A PROJECTING BAY AND FULL-GALLERY VERANDA PORCHES WITH ELABORATE JIGSAWN TRIM. DORMERS AND GABLES ARE PROMINENT, AS ARE PATTERNS OF FISH-SCALE SHINGLES AND SUNBURST DESIGNS IN THE GABLES, BACK PORCH AND INTERIOR STAIRWAY. RECORDED TEXAS HISTORIC LANDMARK – 2011