Fulton Mansion

fulton mansion© 2013 Michael Fiveson

A large mansion in Fulton, Texas needs major work but still looks good from a distance.


49 thoughts on “Fulton Mansion

  1. I suppose these old houses had a presumptuous sort of charm, but even putting aside heating bills… I’d sure hate to be the housekeeper. These old mansions, like today’s gaudy McMansions just scream conspicuous consumption to me.


  2. Interesting architecture. I thought it was tudor-style but after googling it, I realized it wasn’t it at all. Whatever it is, it has its charm. The lower part, though, looks kinda weird…like it doesn’t belong with the rest of the “look”. I wonder who’s lived in it and what their stories are.


  3. I helped paint and weather proof, as if the Texas sun understands the term, a mansion a little bit outside Tyler, TX in the mid 80’s. It was located in the heart of Tyler a Century before but fell into a state of disrepair. It was purchased by a forward think man and moved a few miles outside the town proper. I felt a great sense of honor in my little part of preserving history. Great capture Mike!


      • Texas Summers hold a beauty best suited for the young so your choice of residence shows much wisdom bro!
        As a side note: If you get a chance to visit the River Walk in St Antonio do so. Peace!


      • Jagged, the river-walk does hold interest for me but it is 2 1/2 hours each way so that won’t be happening on this trip.


  4. I agree it does look like the Adams Family house. Great shot!

    Thank you for visiting my blog today. I appreciate the time you took to stop by. May your day be filled with joy and peace.


    • I wondered about that as well and do not know, although I would be shocked if much of it still stands. Not only is it a very old structure, you know it was across the street from the water and must have caught all that wind.


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