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The Sonnenberg House in Zoepfli

Sonnenberghaus im Zöpfli

 
 
Sonnenberghaus im Zöpfli Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 29, 2013
1. Sonnenberghaus im Zöpfli Marker
Inscription.
Sonnenberghaus im Zöpfli
Schon in der Diebold-Schilling-Chronik von 1513 erscheint an dieser Stelle ein hölzernes Wohnhaus. Dieses wurde 1662 neuerbaut.
1787 erwarb Marschall Jakob Anton Thüring von Sonnenberg Haus und Liegenschaft für seinen Sohn Alfons, der es noch im gleichen Jahr neu erstellen liess.
Fassadenmalerei, Doppelportal und im Innern Wandtapeten, Taefer und Kachelöfen aus der Bauzeit.
Unter Denkmalschutz seit 1968
1978 umfassend restauriert

German-English translation:

The Sonnenberg House in Zöpfli

Appears early in the Diebold Schilling Chronicle of 1513, at this point a wooden house. This was newly built in 1662.

Marshal Jacob Anton Thüring acquired the Sonnenberg House and property in 1787 for his son Alfonso, who was allowed to continue to recreate it in the same year.

A painted facade, double portal and interior murals, paneling and tile oven all date from the time of construction.

A protected monument since 1968

Restored extensively in 1978.
 
Erected by Stadt der Luzern (City of Lucerne).
 
Location. 47° 3.083′ N, 8° 18.229′ E. Marker is in Lucerne, Lucerne
Sonnenberghaus im Zöpfli Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 29, 2013
2. Sonnenberghaus im Zöpfli Marker
Marker on the left.
, in Lucerne (District). Marker is on Kramgasse, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Kramgasse 1, Lucerne 6000, Switzerland.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Metzgerrainli 6 (within shouting distance of this marker); Stammhaus Corragioni D’Orelli (within shouting distance of this marker); The Von Sonnenberg House (within shouting distance of this marker); Metzgerrainli (within shouting distance of this marker); The Pfyffer Student House (within shouting distance of this marker); The Wine Market (within shouting distance of this marker); Fishermens Point (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Dr. Jur. Kasimir Pfyffer (about 90 meters away). Click for a list of all markers in Lucerne.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Sonnenberghaus image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 29, 2013
3. Sonnenberghaus
 
 
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