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6th Avenue Hotel-Windsor Hotel - Phoenix, AZ
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adenium
N 33° 26.967 W 112° 04.875
12S E 399506 N 3701637
Quick Description: Building #85002041. The Windsor Hotel was constructed in 1893 and remodeled circa 1935. This hotel now provides affordable rooms for those down on their luck.
Location: Arizona, United States
Date Posted: 3/26/2010 9:15:24 AM
Waymark Code: WM8FGX
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher
Views: 13

Long Description:
The Windsor Hotel has been a hotel continuously since it was built in 1893. It is one of only a handful of Victorian era buildings remaining in Phoenix, Arizona. Currently, it serves as a haven for the elderly poor in downtown Phoenix. The building was originally a two-story brick Victorian called the Sixth Avenue Hotel. It went through several names before arriving at the Windsor in the mid-1920s. In the mid-1930s, the Windsor was remodeled and a third story added. In the 1950s, it was finally renamed the New Windsor Hotel.
Street address:
546 W. Adams St.
Phoenix, AZ United States

County / Borough / Parish: Maricopa County

Year listed: 1985

Historic (Areas of) Significance: Event

Periods of significance: 1875-1899

Historic function: Domestic

Current function: Domestic

Privately owned?: yes

Season start / Season finish: From: 3/16/2014 To: 3/16/2014

Hours of operation: From: 12:00 AM To: 12:00 AM

Primary Web Site: [Web Link]

Secondary Website 1: Not listed

Secondary Website 2: Not listed

National Historic Landmark Link: Not listed

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