Maxon-Wright House

Maxon-Wright House (HM1GJG)

Location: West Bend, WI 53095 Washington County
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Country: United States of America
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N 43° 20.327', W 88° 13.345'

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Built in 1847 by Densmore W. Maxon, a Yankee surveyor and member of the first Wisconsin State Legislature, who constructed a dam and sawmill and platted Cedar Creek. The east wing housed the first village post office. The Greek Revival style house is certified as architecturally significant by the Historic American Buildings Survey. Restored, modernized and furnished in 1947 by the William H. B. Wrights.
Marker Number83
Year Placed1970
Placed ByWashington County Historical Society and Wisconsin Council on Local History.
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, October 9th, 2014 at 10:19pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16T E 400911 N 4799162
Decimal Degrees43.33878333, -88.22241667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 43° 20.327', W 88° 13.345'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds43° 20' 19.62" N, 88° 13' 20.7" W
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Area Code(s)262, 414
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 3701-3745 Co Hwy C, West Bend WI 53095, US
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