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Turmhaus

 
 
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By Barry Swackhamer, June 25, 2013
1. Turmhaus Marker
Inscription. Der rückwärtige hofbau, das <>, aus dem frühen 13. Jh. ist eines der ältesten fassbaren häuser im augustinerquartier.
Im frühen 14. Jh. wird gassenseitig ein viergeschossiger steinbau an das nachbarhaus nr. 22 angebaut.
1867 aufstockung des 5. obergeschosses mit flachdach.
Die erker von Trumhaus und wassermühle wurden 1925 von kunstmaler Karl Hügin (1887-1963) bei der farbigen gestaltung der ganzen augustinergasse neu gefasst.
Unter denkmalschutz seit 1990

German–English translation by Google Translate

Tower House

The rear hofbau, the << stone house >> stone house, dating from the early 13th Century is one of the oldest houses in the elusive Augustiner quarter.
In the early 14th Century was a four-storey stone building attached to the side of the neighboring house no. 22.
1867 in crease of 5 upper storey with flat roof. The bay window of Trumhaus and water mill were revised in 1925 by art painter Karl Hügin (1887-1963) in the colorful design of the whole Augustinian alley.
Under monument protection since 1990
 
Location. 47° 22.334′ N, 8° 32.364′ E. Marker is in Zurich, Zurich, in Zurich (District). Marker is on Augustinergasse, on the right when traveling west
Turmhaus Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 25, 2013
2. Turmhaus Marker
. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Augustinergasse 24, Zurich 8001, Switzerland.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Turteltäubi (a few steps from this marker); Zur Hoffnung (a few steps from this marker); St. Laurenz (within shouting distance of this marker); Erzberg (within shouting distance of this marker); Kezinstürli (within shouting distance of this marker); Pfeife (within shouting distance of this marker); Augustinerkirche (within shouting distance of this marker); Tatzfuss (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Zurich.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Augustinergasse image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 25, 2013
3. Augustinergasse
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 29, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 352 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 29, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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