Erected - 1887
— 121 East First Street —The DeForest Block, built in 1887, was Mr. Henry L. DeForest's first brick building in the downtown commercial district. It is one of the oldest brick buildings in Sanford and the only one that survived the disastrous fire of 1887. One of the original occupants was a grocery store. It has also been called the Seminole Bank Building after another of its early occupants.
|Series||This marker is part of the Florida: Sanford Historic Preservation Board series|
|Placed By||The Sanford Historic Preservation Board|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014 at 6:03pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17R E 473930 N 3187142|
|Decimal Degrees||28.81160000, -81.26716667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 28° 48.696', W 81° 16.03'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||28° 48' 41.76" N, 81° 16' 1.80" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 121 E 1st St, Sanford FL 32771, US|
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