Woodland in Yolo County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
The Gable Mansion is an outstanding example of 19th Century Victorian Italianate architecture, one of the last of its style, size, and proportion in California. This structure was built in 1885 for Amos and Harvey Gable, pioneer Yolo County ranchers.
Erected 1974 by The State Department of Parks and Recreation in cooperation with the Gable Family and Robert L. McWhirk, June 1, 1974. (Marker Number 864.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Landmarks • Notable Buildings. In addition, it is included in the California Historical Landmarks series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1885.
Location. 38° 40.343′ N, 121° 46.367′ W. Marker is in Woodland, California, in Yolo County. Site is located at the Southeast corner of First and Cross Streets. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 659 First Street, Woodland CA 95695, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Site of Byron Jackson’s First Machine Shop (approx. ¼ mile away); Hesperian College 1861-1896 (approx. 0.3 miles away); Corner Drug Company Building Krellenberg Building (approx. 0.4 miles away); Woodland's First Post Office (approx. 0.4 miles away); Main and Second Street 1920’s (approx. 0.4 miles away); Yolo County Savings Bank (approx. 0.4 miles away); Capital Hotel, Est. 1869 (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Woodland.
More about this marker. This is a private residence. Please respect the owners privacy. The gardens are periodically opened for special events such as the Woodland Library Rose Club’s Rose Garden and Home Tour.
Regarding Gable Mansion. This site was designated as California Registered Historical Landmark No. 864 on September 13, 1973.
Also see . . . The Gable Mansion. American Landmarks website entry (Submitted on September 9, 2021, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.)
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