Peery Hotel
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz
N 40° 45.779 W 111° 53.664
12T E 424509 N 4512831
Quick Description: A Salt Lake City landmark hotel built in 1910 to serve railroad travelers.
Location: Utah, United States
Date Posted: 9/4/2010 6:59:36 PM
Waymark Code: WM9MK0
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member hobbycachegirl
Views: 15

Long Description:
The plaque is inscribed:
Peery Hotel

1910, Charles B. Onderdonk


Built just three blocks east of the Denver & Rio Grande depot, the Peery Hotel was well-placed to take advantage of Salt Lake City's rail traffic. The building has functioned continuously as a hotel since its construction in 1910. The E-shaped plan of the upper two levels of the building provides natural light to all of the hotel rooms. This plan is accentuated visually by the brick quoins at the corner of each wing. The hotel's major decorative feature is its tin cornice with paired brackets and egg-and-dart molding. Look for a pair of inlaid tile Latin crosses on either side of the center windows of the center section.
Marker Name: Peery Hotel

Marker Type: City

Addtional Information:
This hotel is Tour Stop 43 on Utah Heritage Foundation's Downtown Walking Tour.


County: Salt Lake

City: Salt Lake City

Group Responsible for Placement: Utah Heritage Foundation

Web link(s) for additional information:
http://www.utahheritagefoundation.com/tours-and-events/self-guided-tours http://www.peeryhotel.com/


Date Dedicated: Not listed

Marker Number: Not listed

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