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Zur Glocke

 
 
Zur Glocke Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 25, 2013
1. Zur Glocke Marker
Inscription. Um 1357 in besitz des glockengiessers Konad Glogger.
1881 fasst architekt Adolf Brunner (1837-1909) die beiden bis ins mittelalter zurückreichenden gebäudekomplexe zu einem fünfgeschossigen haus mit mansarddach zusammen. Die hauptfassade wird in neurenaissance-formen gestaltet.
1925 keramikverkleidung des erdgeschosses in art déco für das Café Usenbenz.
Unter denkmalschutz seit 2002

German–English translation:

Zur Glocke

1357 owned by bell maker Konad Glogger.
1881 architect Adolf Brunner (1837-1909) combines two medieval building complexes into to a five-storey house with mansard roof. The main façade is decorated in neo-Renaissance forms.
1925 art deco ceramic cladding on the ground floor for the cafe Usenbenz.
Under monument protection since 2002
 
Location. 47° 22.323′ N, 8° 32.423′ E. Marker is in Zurich, Zurich, in Zurich (District). Marker is at the intersection of Robert-Walser-Gasse and Glockengasse, on the left when traveling north on Robert-Walser-Gasse. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Zurich 8001, Switzerland.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. (Goethe Stayed Here) (a few steps from this marker); Joh. Caspar Lavater
Zur Glocke Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 25, 2013
2. Zur Glocke Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); Grosser Widder (within shouting distance of this marker); Tatzfuss (within shouting distance of this marker); Zur Grossen Mücke (within shouting distance of this marker); Pfeife (within shouting distance of this marker); Turmhaus (within shouting distance of this marker); Turteltäubi (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line). Click for a list of all markers in Zurich.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Glockengasse image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 25, 2013
3. Glockengasse
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 297 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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