Cecil and Frances Brown House
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ggmorton
N 29° 31.786 W 095° 12.111
15R E 286615 N 3268703
Quick Description: An old house in Friendswood that is now a law office.
Location: Texas, United States
Date Posted: 8/20/2006 3:04:10 PM
Waymark Code: WMMWF
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member clayj
Views: 13

Marker Number: 259

Marker Text:
Designed by Houston architect Henry A. Stubee and built in 1938, this was the home of local civic, church, and business leader Cecil Brown and his wife Frances. Both were from pioneer Quaker families. Mr. Brown was prominent in the Gulf Coast fig industry (1920s-1950s) and is credited with much of Friendswood's development. For many years after its construction, this French eclectic style house was the first and only brick residence in the Friendswood area. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1997

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