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Kezinstürli

 
 
Kezinstürli Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 25, 2013
1. Kezinstürli Marker
Inscription. Auf der hofseitigen grundstückshälte stand im späten 13. Jh. ein kleines holzhaus (bohlenständerbau). Durch mehrere anbauten und aufstockungen wuchs das haus bis ins 17. Jh. auf seine heutige grösse.
Der zweigeschossige kastenerker wurde 1925 bei der farbigen gestaltung der ganzen augustinergasse im rahmen der <> newu gefasst.
Unter denkmalschutz seit 1986

German–English translation by Google Translate

Kezinstürli

The house takes its name from small gate in the city wall at the lower end of the Augustinian alley, which was called kezinstürli (katzentürlein).
On the courtyard side Hälte land was in the late 13th Century a small wooden house (bohlenständerbau). Increases by several additions, the house grew until the 17th Century to its present size.
The two-story box bay windows 1925 was revised in design as part of the whole Augustinian alley << action colored Zurich >>.
Under monument protection since 1986
 
Location. 47° 22.338′ N, 8° 32.334′ E. Marker is in Zurich, Zurich, in Zurich (District). Marker is on Augustinergasse, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Augustinergasse 46, Zurich 8001, Switzerland.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this
Kezinstürli Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 25, 2013
2. Kezinstürli Marker
The marker is below the bay window.
marker. Erzberg (here, next to this marker); St. Laurenz (here, next to this marker); Zur Hoffnung (a few steps from this marker); Turteltäubi (a few steps from this marker); Turmhaus (within shouting distance of this marker); Augustinerkirche (within shouting distance of this marker); Pfeife (within shouting distance of this marker); Tatzfuss (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line). Click for a list of all markers in Zurich.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
 
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