Lollin Block
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz
N 40° 45.835 W 111° 53.478
12T E 424773 N 4512932
Quick Description: This Utah Historical Marker is located at 236 S Main Street in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Location: Utah, United States
Date Posted: 8/24/2013 4:17:26 PM
Waymark Code: WMHXP5
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member hobbycachegirl
Views: 2

Long Description:
Lollin Block

1894, Richard K. A. Kletting

The Lollin Block, built in 1894, is the work of prominent Utah architect Richard Kletting. The building reflects Kletting's preference for classical motifs. The building's classical elements include Roman arches, dentil moldings, and egg-and-dart window trim. To make the building appear mor expensive and substantial, gray plaster was applied over its brick superstructure and scored to look like cut stone. John Lollin owned the Lollin Saloon at 129 Main Street. He constructed this building as an investment property with an apartment on the third floor for his family. Members of the Lollin family lived there until 1960.

Marker Name: Lollin Block

Marker Type: City

County: Salt Lake

City: Salt Lake City

Group Responsible for Placement: Utah Heritage Foundation

Marker Number: 25

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Addtional Information: Not listed

Date Dedicated: Not listed

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Chasing Blue Sky visited Lollin Block 7/29/2011 Chasing Blue Sky visited it