George Washington Baines House

George Washington Baines House (HMJJ5)

Location: Salado, TX 76571 Bell County
Country: United States of America

N 30° 56.52', W 97° 31.996'

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Built in the 1860s, this house was the residence of the Rev. George Washington Baines (1809-83) from 1870 to 1883. A pioneer Baptist preacher, missionary, editor, and educator, the Rev. Baines was the great-grandfather of United States President Lyndon Baines Johnson. The one-and-one-half-story frame house features characteristics of the Greek Revival style, including the distinctive front porch with square columns, transoms, and delicate ornamentation.
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HM NumberHMJJ5
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Marker Number279
Year Placed1981
Placed ByThe Texas Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, September 14th, 2014 at 11:11am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)14R E 640115 N 3424096
Decimal Degrees30.94200000, -97.53326667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 30° 56.52', W 97° 31.996'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds30° 56' 31.20" N, 97° 31' 59.76" W
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Area Code(s)254
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 316 Royal St, Salado TX 76571, US
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