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Eddleman-McFarland House
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuesterMark
N 32° 44.831 W 097° 20.556
14S E 655276 N 3624475
Quick Description: his Victorian house on Penn St in Fort Worth was built in 1899. The interior retains most of the original woodwork and fixtures. The exterior features marble, sandstone, brick, and copper.
Location: Texas, United States
Date Posted: 7/21/2007 5:26:18 PM
Waymark Code: WM1WMN
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member deano1943
Views: 36

Long Description:
From its website: "Built in 1899, the Ball-Eddleman-McFarland House is Fort Worth’s premier example of Queen Anne-style Victorian architecture. Designed by English architect Howard Messer, of the firm Messer, Sanguinet and Messer, the home was occupied by only three families in its history and remains largely unaltered from its original construction. Turrets, gables, copper finials, a slate tile roof and a porch of red sandstone and marble highlight the late Victorian exterior. The elaborate interior consists of original ornate oak mantles, cornices, coffered ceilings, paneling and parquet floors."

This historic property is owned by Historic Fort Worth, Inc. The House is available for rent for events.
Tours begin on the hour:
Holiday Mondays, Wednesday - Friday, from 11 am - 2 pm.
Sundays from 1 pm - 3 pm.


Street address:
1110 Penn St.
Fort Worth, TX United States
76102


County / Borough / Parish: Tarrant

Year listed: 1979

Historic (Areas of) Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering

Periods of significance: 1875-1899

Historic function: Domestic; Single Dwelling

Current function: Social; Civic

Privately owned?: yes

Primary Web Site: [Web Link]

Secondary Website 1: [Web Link]

Season start / Season finish: Not listed

Hours of operation: Not listed

Secondary Website 2: Not listed

National Historic Landmark Link: Not listed

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