118 North 1st Avenue

118 North 1st Avenue (HM1DRI)

Location: Winterset, IA 50273 Madison County
Country: United States of America

N 41° 20.109', W 94° 0.882'

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c.1895

Before the present brick building was built, Atkison & Hutchings Real Estate Agents, the Amazon Refreshment Stand, a market, and a U.S. Express office were tenants in a small wood frame building that stood on this lot. The current building housed a book and jewelry store, as well as beauty shops and ladies ready-to-wear stores prior to the 1962 expansion of Montross Pharmacy. At that time, the soda fountain was moved into this building, and a few years later, a dining room was added in the back. When the high school was two blocks south of the town square, Montross Pharmacy was a popular place for teenagers to meet after school. In 2000, this was the first Winterset eating establishment to ban smoking. The second floor has apartments and it once housed two doctors' offices as well.
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HM NumberHM1DRI
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Year Placed2008
Placed ByMadison County Antique Association
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, October 18th, 2014 at 3:48am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)15T E 415095 N 4576459
Decimal Degrees41.33515000, -94.01470000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 20.109', W 94° 0.882'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 20' 6.54" N, 94° 0' 52.92" W
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Area Code(s)515, 641
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 124 N 1st Ave, Winterset IA 50273, US
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