“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Auburn in Lee County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)

The Baughman-Honour-Stiles House

The Baughman-Honour-Stiles House Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Mark Hilton, June 15, 2014
1. The Baughman-Honour-Stiles House Marker
Inscription.  Designed by William Dryden Baughman and built by Fred Burk in 1929, the house was not finished due to the Great Depression. Because of its two-story turret and French Norman Style, it became known as "The Castle." In 1949, the home was sold to architect Wilfred M. Honour. In 1996, Warren and Mary Ann Stiles purchased it and restored the original heart pine wood floors, gothic archways, wrought iron fixtures and French millwork. They completed the unfinished tower room and the entire second story.
Erected 2001 by the Historic Chattahoochee Commission and the Auburn Heritage Association.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings. A significant historical year for this entry is 1929.
Location. 32° 36.39′ N, 85° 28.462′ W. Marker is in Auburn, Alabama, in Lee County. Marker is on East Magnolia Avenue, 0.1 miles east of North Ross Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 411 East Magnolia Avenue, Auburn AL 36830, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Dillard-Lawson House (within shouting distance of this marker); Scott-Yarbrough House
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(about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Ebenezer Baptist Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Robert Wilton Burton (approx. 0.2 miles away); Auburn United Methodist Church Founder's Chapel (approx. 0.3 miles away); City Hall (approx. 0.4 miles away); Auburn 1865~Present / The "Loveliest Village" (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Crescent (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Auburn.
The Baughman-Honour-Stiles House image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Mark Hilton, June 15, 2014
2. The Baughman-Honour-Stiles House
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 15, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 731 times since then and 49 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 15, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.

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Jun. 9, 2023