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Amarillo in Potter County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Clarence and Lorraine Eakle House

 
 
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By Bill Kirchner, November 18, 2015
1. Clarence and Lorraine Eakle House Marker
Inscription. Noted Amarillo architect Guy Carlander designed and Byron Singleton built this house in 1925 for early Amarillo business and civic leaders Clarence and Lorraine Eakle. The house exhibits elements of the Tudor Revival style and features an arched entry portico, eyebrow dormer, and Carlander's distinctive use of Alibates flint stone quarried near present-day Alibates National Monument. The house remained in the Eakle Family until 1992.

Recorded Texas Historic Landmark – 1994

 
Erected 1994 by Texas Historical Commission. (Marker Number 902.)
 
Location. 35° 11.253′ N, 101° 50.547′ W. Marker is in Amarillo, Texas, in Potter County. Marker is at the intersection of South Tyler Street and West 24th Avenue, on the left when traveling north on South Tyler Street. Touch for map. Marker is on the northwest corner. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2220 South Tyler Street, Amarillo TX 79109, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Eakle-Archer House (approx. mile away); Russell Hall (approx. 0.3 miles away); Ordway Hall (approx. 0.3 miles away); Amarillo Globe Dream House
Clarence and Lorraine Eakle House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, November 18, 2015
2. Clarence and Lorraine Eakle House Marker
(approx. half a mile away); Herring-Crudgington House (approx. half a mile away); H. W. and Katie Galbraith House (approx. half a mile away); Avery and Mary Turner House (approx. half a mile away); Shuford-Killough House (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Amarillo.
 
Categories. Architecture
 
Clarence and Lorraine Eakle House image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, November 18, 2015
3. Clarence and Lorraine Eakle House
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 13, 2015, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 252 times since then and 66 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on December 13, 2015, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona.
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