Santa Cruz in Santa Cruz County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
(Former John Werner House)
Gothic Vernacular Style
Moved to this site in 1905
Historical Trust Landmark
This Building Professionally Restored
Circa 1990 by
Michael O’Hearn & Artisans
Erected by Santa Cruz County Museum of Art & History.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Architecture • Churches & Religion. A significant historical year for this entry is 1905.
Location. 36° 58.278′ N, 122° 1.744′ W. Marker is in Santa Cruz, California, in Santa Cruz County. Marker can be reached from Washington Street near New Street, on the right when traveling north. The marker is mounted to the left of the front door. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 620 Washington Street, Santa Cruz CA 95060, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Walti-Schilling Residence (a few steps from this marker); Cope House (within shouting distance of this marker); Lincoln Court (about Progressive Baptist Hall & Parsonage (about 300 feet away); Progressive Baptist Church (about 300 feet away); Matilda Dreher Home (about 400 feet away); Abbott Row Houses (about 400 feet away); First Services (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Santa Cruz.
Regarding German-Methodist Parsonage. This is a private residence. Please respect their privacy.
1. Santa Cruz Historic Building Survey, Volume II, May 1989, Page 82
”620 Washington, Venacular, 1865-70
The arched window frames and bay window toward the rear are Italianate details and create a stately appearance. A portico with a balustrade above further enhances the residence.
— Submitted September 4, 2022, by Joseph Alvarado of Livermore, California.
Credits. This page was last revised on September 4, 2022. It was originally submitted on September 4, 2022, by Joseph Alvarado of Livermore, California. This page has been viewed 73 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on September 4, 2022, by Joseph Alvarado of Livermore, California.