Sonnentheil Home

Sonnentheil Home (HM12X5)

Location: Galveston, TX 77550 Galveston County
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Country: United States of America
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N 29° 18.148', W 94° 47.252'

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Built in 1886-87 for German native Jacob Sonnentheil (d. 1908), this home probably was designed by prominent Galveston architect Nicholas J. Clayton. Sonnentheil served with the Confederacy during the Civil War and operated a wholesale dry goods store on The Strand in Galveston. The Sonnentheil house displays influences of Eastlake, Gothic, and Italianate architectural styling. Outstanding features include the finely-crafted double gallery.
Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1962
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HM NumberHM12X5
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Marker Number11566
Year Placed1962
Placed ByState Historical Survey Committee
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, October 20th, 2014 at 2:11pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)15R E 326388 N 3242822
Decimal Degrees29.30246667, -94.78753333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 29° 18.148', W 94° 47.252'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds29° 18' 8.88" N, 94° 47' 15.12" W
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Area Code(s)409, 281
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1826 sealy st, Galveston TX 77550, US
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