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East Hill Residential Historic District - Wausau, WI
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member onfire4jesus
N 44° 57.800 W 089° 37.100
16T E 293503 N 4982212
Quick Description: The East Hill Residential Historic District encompasses several blocks of historic houses blanketing the hill rising out of the Wisconsin River Valley on the east side of Wausau.
Location: Wisconsin, United States
Date Posted: 9/19/2007 1:00:20 PM
Waymark Code: WM27YK
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 6

Long Description:
The district is bounded by 6th Street on the West, 10th Street on the East, Adams Street on the North, Scott Street on the South, and Bellis Street on the Southwest. In this district are four houses that are on the National Register of Historic Places in their own right as well as many houses that are local historic houses. As you walk through the neighborhood, you will see plaques on many of the houses giving a name and date for the house. It is a beautiful area with lots of history.

Many of the houses were designed by architect Alexander Eschweiler.
Street address:
Roughly bounde by North Seventh, Adams, North Tenth, Scott and North Bellis Sts.
Wausau, WI USA

County / Borough / Parish: Marathon

Year listed: 2004

Historic (Areas of) Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event: Architect: Maher, George W., Eschweiler, Alexander: Style: Late Victorian, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals

Periods of significance: 1875-1899, 1900-1924, 1925-1949

Historic function: Domestic, Education: School, Single Dwelling

Current function: Domestic, Education: School, Single Dwelling

Privately owned?: yes

Primary Web Site: [Web Link]

Season start / Season finish: Not listed

Hours of operation: Not listed

Secondary Website 1: Not listed

Secondary Website 2: Not listed

National Historic Landmark Link: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
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