W.H. Stark House

W.H. Stark House (HM26SN)

Location: Orange, TX 77630 Orange County
Country: United States of America

N 30° 5.57', W 93° 44.116'

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Eastlake detailing decorates the porches and gables of this ornate Queen Anne style residence, built in 1893-94 for William Henry (1851-1936)and Miriam (Lutcher)(1859-1936) Stark. A financial and industrial pioneer, Stark headed several lumber and petroleum companies. His son H.J. Lutcher Stark (1887-1965) was noted for his cultural and educational philanthropies. Both men served as regents of the University of Texas. The Nelda C and H.J. Lutcher Stark Foundation restored the house.Recorded Texas Historical Landmark - 1976.Lower PlaqueEntered in the National Register of Historic Places 1976
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HM NumberHM26SN
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Placed ByTexas Historical Commission
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Date Added Friday, April 13th, 2018 at 4:02am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)15R E 429150 N 3329300
Decimal Degrees30.09283333, -93.73526667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 30° 5.57', W 93° 44.116'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds30° 5' 34.2" N, 93° 44' 6.96" W
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Area Code(s)409
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 601-699 West Green Avenue, Orange TX 77630, US
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