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Sauer Residence
El Paso, Texas


Description: Sauer residence
Other Names:
Address: 1401 Hawthorne El Paso, El Paso County, Texas
Type: domestic: single family house
Original Client: Edmond Talbot
Historic Inventory:
Date: 1913-14
Condition: extant

Architect or Firm: Henry C. Trost
Associated Architect or Firm: Trost & Trost
Dimensions and Orientation: two stories
Budget/Cost: $7,000-$8,000.00

Foundation: stone
Wall Materials: brick
Roofing Materials:
Other Materials Used:
Remodeling and Additions:

Present Owner: Privately owned
Location of Drawings: none known to exist
Location of Documentary Photographs:

Bibliography: (1) El Paso Times April 27, 1912 page 10 “Contract Pending for Talbot Home” (2) El Paso Times May 21, 1912 page 12 E.K. Talbot will Build a Costly Home on that Street

Remarks:  The plans for the home were done for E.K Talbot by Trost. According to the city directory Talbot resided at 510 Putman in 1913 and 1425 Hawthorne in 1914. It is believe that the plans were made for Talbot however George Sauer  Vice President of El Paso Brewing actually built the home.

Prepared for the El Paso Public Library by Lloyd C. and June F. Engelbrecht under a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities, 1990