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Concord in Contra Costa County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Barnett House

 
 
Barnett House Marker image. Click for full size.
Concord Historical Society, circa July 12
1. Barnett House Marker
Inscription.
Concord Historical Landmark
Built in 1916

 
Erected 2005 by Concord Historical Society.
 
Location. 37° 58.785′ N, 122° 1.909′ W. Marker is in Concord, California, in Contra Costa County. Marker is at the intersection of East Street and Pacheco Street, on the right when traveling north on East Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2080 East Street, Concord CA 94520, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Elworthy House ( within shouting distance of this marker); Bolla House ( about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Bibber House ( about 700 feet away); Alves House ( about 800 feet away); Neustaedter House ( approx. 0.2 miles away); Dedicated to the Founders of Todos Santos ( approx. 0.2 miles away); Perry House ( approx. 0.3 miles away); Old Fire Hall ( approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Concord.
 
Regarding Barnett House. This home is located at the southeast corner of East and Pacheco Street in Concord, California, in the present North Todos Santos Heritage Area.

It occupies the property originally added to the City by Adolphus W. Maltby
Barnett House image. Click for full size.
Concord Historical Society, circa July 12
2. Barnett House
in his second addition. (Maltby came to Concord from the Chicago area where he had acquired a considerable fortune, and chose the area to fulfill his desire to become a rancher.) The home was built in ____ by David Levinson, then in 1916 the property was transferred to F.W. Foskett and H.H. Elworthy (founders of the First National Bank of Concord).

The house got its name from subsequent owners, George and Florence Barnett, and was used for years by other prominent owners as a private residence. It is currently used for commercial purposes.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 9, 2012, by Concord Historical Society of Concord, California. This page has been viewed 331 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 9, 2012, by Concord Historical Society of Concord, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
 
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