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Jackson in Hinds County, Mississippi — The American South (East South Central)
 

Fairview Inn

 
 
Fairview Inn Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, March 22, 2018
1. Fairview Inn Marker
Inscription.  Built ca. 1908 as a private residence for Cyrus C. Warren, vice president of the Warren-Godwin Lumber Company, this Colonial Revival mansion was designed by the Chicago architectural firm of Spencer & Powers. Known as the Warren- Gunter Guild-Simmons house until 1993, the house was converted to a bed and breakfast that evolved into a boutique hotel and a social hub for Jacksonians.

In 1979, the Fairview Inn was listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
 
Erected 2017 by the Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: ArchitectureIndustry & CommerceNotable Places. In addition, it is included in the Mississippi State Historical Marker Program series list.
 
Location. 32° 19.223′ N, 90° 10.579′ W. Marker is in Jackson, Mississippi, in Hinds County. Marker is on Fairview Street 0.1 miles east of North State Street (U.S. 51), on the left when traveling east. Touch for map
Fairview Inn and marker. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, March 22, 2018
2. Fairview Inn and marker.
. Marker is at or near this postal address: 734 Fairview Street, Jackson MS 39202, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lampton Estate (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Millsaps College (approx. 0.3 miles away); Belhaven Historic District (approx. 0.4 miles away); Belhaven University (approx. 0.4 miles away); Kate McWillie Powers Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Shady Nook (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Jackson Volcano (approx. 0.4 miles away); Eudora Welty (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jackson.
 
Also see . . .  History of the Fairview Inn from the Inn website. (Submitted on March 24, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
The Fairview Inn image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, March 22, 2018
3. The Fairview Inn
A landmark 1908 Colonial Revival mansion-turned-refined B&B offering a spa & Southern breakfast.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 24, 2018. It was originally submitted on March 24, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 79 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 24, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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