8152 State Highway 57
Architecture and History Inventory
Historic Name: August Zahn Blacksmith Shop and Residence - House
Other Name: The Blacksmith Inn
Reference Number: 43467
Location (Address): 8152 State Highway 57
Township/Village: Baileys Harbor
Year Built: 1912
Historic Use: house
Architectural Style: Side Gabled
Property Type: Building
Wall Material: Stovewood
Other Buildings On Site: 1
National/State Register Listing Name:
August Zahn Blacksmith Shop and House
National Register Listing Date: 2000-05-05
State Register Listing Date: 1999-10-22
National Register Multiple Property Name:
Additional Information: A 'site file' exists for this property. It contains additional information such as correspondence, newspaper clippings, or historical information. It is a public record and may be viewed in person at the State Historical Society, Division of Historic Preservation. THE LIVING QUARTERS ABOVE WERE ADDED LATER. HE MARRIED IN 1910 AND 3 KIDS; HE BUILT A NEW WHITE HOUSE FOR HIS FAMILY. AFTER HIS DEATH, WALTER, HIS SON, CONTINUED TO LIVE HERE AND CONTINUED TO LIVE HERE AND BLACKSMITHING IN THE ADJOINING SHOP.
Bibliographic References: STURGEON BAY DOOR COUNTY ADVOCATE 7/21/1995.
GREEN BAY PRESS GAZETTE 7/16/1995.
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