Nicholas Residence

Nicholas Residence (HMHSJ)

Location: Florence, AZ 85132 Pinal County
Country: United States of America

N 33° 1.987', W 111° 23.217'

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1880

French-born John Nicholas built this single-story flat-roofed, Sonoran-style, adobe house along the side-street property line. Its raised foundation offered some protection from flooding. Originally rectangular, it was L-shaped in 1890 and square by 1915. A corrugated-metal, wood-framed, gable roof was added after 1941. John Nicholas, a local farmer and beer hall owner, followed a common nineteenth century practice by building his house between corner commercial properties.

Listed on the National Register of Historic Places
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HM NumberHMHSJ
Series This marker is part of the Arizona: Historic Florence Walking Tour series
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Year Placed1999
Placed ByTown of Florence and Arizona Historical Society
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, September 28th, 2014 at 5:07am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)12S E 463866 N 3655024
Decimal Degrees33.03311667, -111.38695000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 1.987', W 111° 23.217'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 1' 59.22" N, 111° 23' 13.02" W
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Area Code(s)520
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 180 E Blue Sage Rd, Florence AZ 85132, US
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