1211 Washington Avenue

1211 Washington Avenue (HMXOH)

Location: Golden, CO 80401 Jefferson County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 45.31', W 105° 13.262'

  • 0 likes
  • 0 check ins
  • 0 favorites
  • 212 views
Inscription

City of Golden, Downtown Landmark, Historic Preservation Board

The original building was constructed in 1870 by John H. Parsons and William H. Curry as the City Restaurant Hotel for an Italian immigrant Charles Garbarino. It originally had arched windows and doors on both floors and an ornate wood balcony used for public events and speeches. One of Golden's longest lived hotels, this became the Crawford, Poe, and Cody Hotel, but most famously as the Avenue Hotel run by Carlos Lake beginning in 1906. In 1910 it lost its balcony when an orator crashed through to the sidewalk below. In 1947, Jack Rose converted the building into a retail paint shop and replaced the original faced with yellow and decorative brown brick.
Details
HM NumberHMXOH
Tags
Marker Number5JF562
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, September 22nd, 2014 at 8:32pm PDT -07:00
Pictures
Sorry, but we don't have a picture of this historical marker yet. If you have a picture, please share it with us. It's simple to do. 1) Become a member. 2) Adopt this historical marker listing. 3) Upload the picture.
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)13S E 481065 N 4400607
Decimal Degrees39.75516667, -105.22103333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 45.31', W 105° 13.262'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 45' 18.60" N, 105° 13' 15.72" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)303, 720
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1207 Washington Ave, Golden CO 80401, US
Alternative Maps Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap

Is this marker missing? Are the coordinates wrong? Do you have additional information that you would like to share with us? If so, check in.

Check Ins  check in   |    all

Have you seen this marker? If so, check in and tell us about it.

Comments 0 comments

Maintenance Issues
  1. Is this marker part of a series?
  2. What historical period does the marker represent?
  3. What historical place does the marker represent?
  4. What type of marker is it?
  5. What class is the marker?
  6. What style is the marker?
  7. What year was the marker erected?
  8. Who or what organization placed the marker?
  9. This marker needs at least one picture.
  10. Can this marker be seen from the road?
  11. Is the marker in the median?