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John Fatjo House

1786 Catherine Street

 
 
John Fatjo House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, February 16, 2012
1. John Fatjo House Marker
Inscription. This unique Greek Revival Pioneer style farmhouse was built around 1860 by John and Teresita Fatjo. The square turret and ornate veranda are later Vicorian additions. The Fatjo family were prominent merchants in Santa Clara. Johnís father Antonio founded the Farmerís Store in 1848 with Jose Arques.
 
Erected 1985 by Santa Clara Historical and Landmark Commission.
 
Location. 37° 20.996′ N, 121° 57.343′ W. Marker is in Santa Clara, California, in Santa Clara County. Marker is at the intersection of Catherine Street and Pierce Street on Catherine Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1786 Catherine Street, Santa Clara CA 95050, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Morgan House (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); “Cowboy Jim” Donovan (approx. 0.2 miles away); Santa Clara Campaign Treaty Site (approx. 0.2 miles away); De Anza Expedition 1775 – 1776 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Armistice Oak Tree Site (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Battle of Santa Clara (approx. 0.2 miles away); Saint Clare (approx. 0.2 miles away); Carmelite Monastery – Bond Ranch (approx. ľ mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Santa Clara.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
John Fatjo House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, February 16, 2012
2. John Fatjo House Marker
The John Fatjo House image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, February 16, 2012
3. The John Fatjo House
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 483 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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