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Georgetown in Williamson County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Burcham House

 
 
Burcham House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Keith Peterson
1. Burcham House Marker
Inscription. Designed by noted Austin architect Charles H. Page, this home was built for the family of Georgetown dentist William Joseph Burcham (1876–1932) in 1908–09. Both Dr. Burcham and his wife Mayme (1882–1962) were civic and cultural leaders of the community. Features of the Dutch Colonial Revival home include a cross gambrel roof, square brick piers, wraparound porch, and shingled gable ends. The home remained in the Burcham family until 1981.
 
Erected 1988 by the Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 9039.)
 
Location. 30° 37.932′ N, 97° 40.309′ W. Marker is in Georgetown, Texas, in Williamson County. Marker is on South College Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1310 S College St, Georgetown TX 78626, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. G.W. Riley House (a few steps from this marker); Original Site of Southwestern University (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Negro Fine Arts School (about 600 feet away); Georgetown High School Building (about 600 feet away); First United Methodist Church of Georgetown
Burcham House image. Click for full size.
By Keith Peterson
2. Burcham House
(about 600 feet away); W.C. Vaden House (about 600 feet away); A. W. Sillure House (about 600 feet away); J. A. McDougle Home (about 700 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Georgetown.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. This page has been viewed 1,027 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Keith Peterson of Cedar Park, Texas. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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