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1899 Inn

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1909. 314 S. Main St.

A hospitable, full-length front porch and generous dormers in the mansard roof distinguish this vernacular stone dwelling. Despite the name, it was built in 1909. The 18-inch stone walls shelter six guest rooms. The inn was earlier the Lamme Hospital (1912–1940s) and then a boarding house before conversion to a bed and breakfast in 1981.

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Thomas J. Noel
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Thomas J. Noel, "1899 Inn", [La Veta, Colorado], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/CO-01-HF12.

Print Source

Buildings of Colorado, Thomas J. Noel. New York: Oxford University Press, 1997, 373-373.

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