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Near Hidden Valley Lake in Lake County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Stone House

State Historical Marker #450

 
 
Stone House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, September 15, 2006
1. Stone House Marker
Inscription. Oldest building in Lake County. Erected of stone in 1853-4 by Robert Sterling, whose wife was first white woman in Coyote Valley. Rebuilt in 1894. Headquarters of the Guenoc Land Grant and the first store in the valley.
 
Erected 1950 by California Centennials Commission and County of Lake. (Marker Number 450.)
 
Location. 38° 48.548′ N, 122° 34.373′ W. Marker is near Hidden Valley Lake, California, in Lake County. Marker is on State Highway 29 6 miles north of Middletown, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 16174 Hidden Valley Road, Hidden Valley Lake CA 95467, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 16 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First Church in Middletown (approx. 4.6 miles away); First Methodist Church Site (approx. 4.6 miles away); Old Bull Trail Road and St. Helena Toll Road (approx. 4.8 miles away); Lower Lake Schoolhouse (approx. 7.2 miles away); Clearlake Lodge #130 I.O.O.F. (approx. 7.2 miles away); Lower Lake Stone Jail (approx. 7.3 miles away); Litto’s Hubcap Ranch (approx. 13.6 miles away); Pope Valley Store (approx. 15.5 miles away).
 
Regarding Stone House.
Stone House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, September 15, 2006
2. Stone House Marker
This site is a California Registered Historical Landmark (No. 450). The stone house now sits inside a gated community and can be visited only by appointment. Visit www.lakecountystonehouse.com for further information.
 
Also see . . .  The oldest building in Lake County, California. (Submitted on February 14, 2009, by Nina Bouska of Hidden Valley Lake, California.)
 
Categories. LandmarksNotable Places
 
Stone House image. Click for full size.
By Nina Bouska, October 21, 2008
3. Stone House
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 1,953 times since then and 100 times this year. Last updated on , by Nina Bouska of Hidden Valley Lake, California. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.   3. submitted on , by Nina Bouska of Hidden Valley Lake, California. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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