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The Pfyffer Student House

Pfyffersches Stipendihaus

 
 
Pfyffersches Stipendihaus Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, July 2, 2013
1. Pfyffersches Stipendihaus Marker
Inscription.
Erbaut 1579 für Rudolf Pfyffer. 1584 uberlassen die Brüder Rudolf, Ludwig und Jost Pryffer das Haus de Jesuiten zur Unterbringung von Studierenden des nahen Jesuitengymnasiums.
Das Haus blieb bis 1811 im Besitze der Familie Pfyffer.
1824 teilweise Umgestaltung im Innern.
Unter Denkmalschutz seit 1980
Restauriert 1977 - 1978

German-English translation:

Pfyffersches Stipendihaus

Built in 1579 for Rudolf Pfyffer. In 1584 the brothers Rudolf, Ludwig and Jost de Pryffer let the house to the Jesuits to accommodate students of the nearby Jesuit school.
The house remained in the Pfyffer family possession until 1811.
In 1824 the interior was partially remodelled.
Historical monument since 1980.
Restored 1977-1978.
 
Erected by Stadt der Luzern (City of Lucerne).
 
Location. 47° 3.051′ N, 8° 18.209′ E. Marker is in Lucerne, Lucerne, in Lucerne (District). Marker is on Münzgasse, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Münzgasse 1, Lucerne 6003, Switzerland.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Von Sonnenberg House (a few steps from this marker); The Singer House
Pfyffersches Stipendihaus Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, July 2, 2013
2. Pfyffersches Stipendihaus Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); The Sonnenberg House in Zoepfli (within shouting distance of this marker); The Burgher Gate (within shouting distance of this marker); Ritter Palace (within shouting distance of this marker); Metzgerrainli 6 (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Stammhaus Corragioni D’Orelli (about 120 meters away); Metzgerrainli (about 120 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lucerne.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 16, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 422 times since then and 36 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 16, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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